sailing

March 11, 2011, 12pm PST
In 2013, San Francisco will host America's Cup; many hope this will expedite development along the Bay City's waterfront.
The Achitect's Newspaper
Blog post
May 25, 2009, 2pm PDT

This extended holiday weekend is much anticipated personally because it signifies the return to a recreational activity that thrills me more so than any other.  By this time most years the weather has warmed up enough to prevent any further delay in getting my cheap, little sailboat ready “for the season”.  While there is very strong merit in, and a touch of previous discussion on, the return to sailing vessels for the purposes of international commercial shipping, this Memorial Day weekend I rather turn to the merits sailing has as a sustainable, low-impact, and surprisingly cheap way of having fun and experiencing the splendor of nature first hand.  Won't you please take a few moments to consider how a traditional form of waterborne transportatio

Ian Sacs