From the BlogSubscribe Now

Archives for September 2013

Bravo’s BELOW DECK vs DOWNTON ABBEY on PBS – How the characters match up (or don’t)

When Bravo TV first announced its impending reality show, Below Deck, about the upstairs-downstairs world of life aboard superyachts, Bravo executive Andy Cohen declared it was the network’s own version of PBS MASTERPIECE’s Downton Abbey. In fact, in an interview he did with The New York Times, Cohen even went so far as to say that […]

An A-Z Guide for Green Yacht Crew in October’s Dockwalk

Extra Extra, read all about it: The October 2013 issue of yacht-crew magazine Dockwalk is available online! Along with the always-fun-to-peruse, full-colored pictures of yacht crew both at work and at play, this month’s issue includes an “A-Z Guide for Green Crew” geared toward newbies in the industry (p 37). Green yacht crew, take note! […]

Adrienne Gang of BELOW DECK and yacht stewardess book author Julie Perry TV interview with Anne Marie Tiernon

Below Deck’s Adrienne Gang joined author Julie Perry in Indianapolis recently for The Insiders’ Guide to Becoming a Yacht Stewardess press tour. Here is their interview with WTHR’s Anne Marie Tiernon about Julie’s book and its connection to Adrienne and her BRAVO show, “Below Deck.” Transcript from the Interview August 19, 2013, WTHR Channel 13 […]

“Informative and hilariously well written!!!” – A reader review

Customer Review Posted on Amazon.com: Informative / hilariously well written!!! I highly recommend this book [The Insiders’ Guide to Becoming a Yacht Stewardess] for anyone considering a career in yachting! Julie’s first hand knowledge of the industry plus her facts and figures on what life on a yacht truly entails is unparalleled. She is well […]

Chief Stewardess Duties vs. Lower Ranked Yacht-Stew Duties – A Vast Sea of Difference

If you’ve been watching Bravo TV’s Below Deck, then you’ve likely heard the many references (um, complaints) from the lower ranking stews about the chief stewardess, Adrienne Gang, not pulling her weight. We also hear about the many lists Adrienne is often putting together. And I say: Good for Adrienne! With the multitude of things […]

Keep Calm And Get Your Get $#!@ Done T-shirt – Adrienne Gang

If you’ve been watching Below Deck on Bravo TV and have seen yourself agreeing more with #TeamAdrienne, then you need to show your support by getting your own “I Keep Calm and Get $#!@ Done” t-shirt, as seen here being worn by Adrienne Gang, Chief Stewardess on the show. Jason Bean, a.k.a. “Bnpositive” (also the […]