One year and 11,046 miles on a catamaran — all the costs

SV Asante safely anchored in front of Sir Richard Branson’s island escape, Necker Island, in the stunning British Virgin Islands

How much does it cost to live on a boat? It is a question that fills page upon page of Google search results with answers that usually begin with on average and it depends on you. My friend Matt and I lived aboard our 40 foot catamaran for the past 14 months and since we were splitting every expense, each was recorded in detail. I would like to share the real-world cost of buying and living…