Steam Yacht Gondola blog

Welcome to the Steam Yacht Gondola blog. When we're not busy running the boat or working on repairs over the winter we'll update the blog from time to time to let you know what's been happening in the world of Steam Yacht Gondola.

Gondola's sea serpent

November 2017: One flag just isn't enough

Ever wondered what the different flags represent on Steam Yacht Gondola?

Gondola steaming across Coniston Water

October 2017: Steam Yacht Gondola, or is it?

Why is it called 'Steam Yacht Gondola'?

The aft saloon

April 2017: Loungying Around

Plush just got plusher with newly upholstered seating in the aft saloon.

Steam Yacht Gondola

January 2017: Thank you

When Gondola is off the water in winter there is one thing that we miss more than anything else.

Men assembling frame

December 2016: Gondola's hibernation

Find out what it takes to put Gondola to bed for the winter.

Party on Gondola

November 2016: Gondola's annus mirabilis

From the creation of a new Sid and the introduction of the Grand Victorian Circular Tour to starring roles on TV and coming up trumps at the Cumbria Tourism Awards, 2016 has been a year of non-stop excitement on board Gondola.

Filmmaker on Gondola

October 2016: Lights, camera, action!

We've been busy filming poets this week on Gondola. Well, we like to be different.

Early tourists on Gondola

September 2016: Philosophy corner

Does a boat that has had all its component parts replaced remain fundamentally the same boat?