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Gulf Focus


GulfQuest offers over 90 immersive exhibits in a vast array of maritime topics, including but not limited to: trade routes, military history, early Gulf settlements, archaeology, marine life, weather, ship navigation, coastal environments, and nautical commerce.


We mean "generally," or "for the most part." Mariners often sail "by," that is, straight into the wind; or "large," at a right-angle to it. A vessel that sails both "by and large" will go well in most winds.