August 2012 Blog Archive

A Nautical History
A Nautical History Fri, Aug 31, 2012 Have you seen images of our new Super Sport models on the Monterey Boats Facebook page? Our Super Sport models now feature nautical flags displayed under the Monterey Boats logo. Did you know these nautical flags spell out "Monterey?" This week's pho... Read More

Heavenly Crab Cakes
Heavenly Crab Cakes Wed, Aug 29, 2012 Wondering what's for dinner tonight? What about serving delicious crab cakes? Here is an easy and healthy recipe from Complete your meal with a summery salad and cool glass of white wine! Read More

Captain William Kidd
Captain William Kidd Mon, Aug 27, 2012 Today's blog sets sail with Captain William Kidd who was a Scottish sailor from Dundee, Scotland. Interested in a pirate that we have not blogged about yet? Remember to share their name with us in our comments section or on our Monterey Boats Faceboo... Read More

10 Captivating Reefs
10 Captivating Reefs Fri, Aug 24, 2012 Not sure where to show off your Monterey Boat? Here are 10 of the world's most captivating reefs to visit and snorkel! Remember to share your photos with us on our Monterey Boats Facebook page! Read More

Seared Ahi Tuna
Seared Ahi Tuna Wed, Aug 22, 2012 Have you ever tried seared ahi tuna? We have and we love it! Check out this great recipe from! Your friends are sure to be impressed! Read More

The Kraken
The Kraken Mon, Aug 20, 2012 Have you ever wondered about the origins of the tales involving legendary sea monsters? Our newest blog series will explore their roots as well as provide logical explanations for each creature. We hope you enjoy! Are there any legendary seas monster... Read More

10 Incredible Sharks
10 Incredible Sharks Fri, Aug 17, 2012 Discovery Channel Shark Week celebrated 25 years this past week. We decided to join the celebration by creating a photo blog depicting 10 of the most incredible species of sharks. Did you watch Shark Week this year? Read More

Seguin Island Lighthouse
Seguin Island Lighthouse Wed, Aug 15, 2012 Our next stop in our North American Lighthouse tour is the famous Seguin Island Lighthouse in. This lighthouse has a rich history beginning with our nation's first President, George Washington. The President commissioned the lighthouse in 1795- two y... Read More

Lady Mary Killigrew
Lady Mary Killigrew Mon, Aug 13, 2012 Lady Mary Killigrew was a fearless, strong and independent woman who led a double life as a pirate. Her father and husband were both former pirates and were most likely influential sources in her piracy. Lady Mary Killigrew's husband was appointed b... Read More

Famous Pirates
Famous Pirates Fri, Aug 10, 2012 This week's photo blog features 10 pirates from our upcoming Famous Pirates blog series. Read More

Tasty Recipes: Lobster
Tasty Recipes: Lobster Wed, Aug 08, 2012 In honor of the 2012 Key West Lobster Season (August 6th to March 31st), we're bringing you a simple way to whip up your freshly caught lobster! Check out these great recipes from the Food Network and Read More

Famous Shipwrecks: The Thunderbolt
Famous Shipwrecks: The Thunderbolt Mon, Aug 06, 2012 The Thunderbolt differs from the other wreckage sites we have blogged about as she was intentionally sunk on March 6, 1986, in order for her to become part of the Florida Keys Artificial Reef Association. Read More