"There are good ships, and there are wood ships, the ships that sail the sea. But the best ships are friendships, and may they always be." Ted Kennedy
= spontaneous crewing on a strangers’ sailboat.
Whether you have sailing experience or not, whether you contribute money or not, whether you found the boat in advance online or locally in the harbour. Some call it boathitchiking, hitching, couchsailing, sailhitching. I like to call it hitch-sailing.