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Baker Manning is launching a brand new website and yacht job guide!

Hi!  I’m Baker Manning.  THANK YOU for visiting my website! I have a lot of recent developments and exciting news to share with you all! I will be starring on Bravo’s reality show Below Deck this season I’m creating a brand new website: bakermanning.com I’m creating a brand new beginner’s guide for aspiring yacht crew called the Yacht Job Handbook …

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Yacht Jobs: How to Become a Stewardess or Deckhand

  This guide is all about entry level yacht jobs, what they’re like, and how to get hired as  a stewardess, deckhand, or deck stew with no prior experience. Over the past decade I’ve worked all types of different jobs, but I would have to say my favorite by far has been working in the yachting industry.  If you’re a …

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Yacht Stewardess and Deckhand Jobs and Training Guide

In this part of the guide I’m going to break down some of the entry level stewardess and deckhand jobs and tasks that you can expect to do during your first couple of weeks on board.  While these tasks may sound simple enough, never over estimate a diva.  Reading / watching these quick  tutorials will help save you from a …

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Yacht Job Descriptions for Stews and Deckhands

Below are more detailed examples of day to day job descriptions and duties for deckhands and stews onboard a yacht for those of you who are STILL curious about what it’s like.  Be sure to read Part 1 and Part 2 of the:  Ultimate Guide to Getting a Job on a Yacht. Deck Stew Tasks AM (Guests On Board) Check …

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Yacht Crew and Cruise Packing Checklist

  Below is a yacht and cruise packing checklist for girls who are aspiring yachties or cruise crew members.   There are also tips and tricks for several other packing categories and organization such as packing cubes and accessories, luggage, clothing, toiletries and make-up, cabin organization accessories, and additional yacht crew necessities.  I’m a total diva so I tend to …

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6 Powerful Ways to Elevate Your State

Further Reading: Positive Health and Wellness is a website that is another great resource that explores the various ways travel can improve your health.  Check out their post 8 Reasons Why Traveling is Good for Your Health for more information and content.  Enjoy!

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Pack Attack! How to Use Packing Cubes And Organize Your Suitcase

Pack Attack! In this post I will go over several techniques including how to use packing cubes and other accessories to organize and maximize the space in your suitcase.  Fortunately these days there are various packing accessories, techniques, and strategies to help you do this.  Below is a list of packing hacks for anyone who is: Going on a long …

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Toiletries and Make-up Packing Tips

Toiletries & Makeup:   “What in the World is in that bag what you got in that bag!?”   I’m constantly on the go, so to make life easier and not having to un pack and repack every few days, I keep my traveling toiletry bag stocked with everything I need so that I can just grab it and “roll …

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The Wake of Bake Summer & Fall 2015

The Wake of Bake What’s Shakin!? Where I’ve been, what I’ve been doing. ********10.10.15******** Hulaween Music Festival @ Suwanee  HaLLoWeEn!! My Favorite HoLLaDaY! Location:  Live Oak, Florida – Spirit of Suwanee Music Park & Campgrounds Activities & Events: Hulaween Music Festival (So Epic!) Food, Drinks, Nightlife : Everything, Everywhere, All Day, Every Day   Ever since I stopped getting lots of …

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Champagne Campaign: Peru

Peru I traveled to Peru in April of 2015 and spent about a month there with my brother Chap, and my friend Logan.  While our main purpose for going there was to do ayahuasca and visit Machu Picchu, we also did the Lares Trek, spent a few days floatin’ around on Lake Titicaca, relaxed in Mancura Beach, and of course …