What kind of boat is the best for long term living/sailing?

I am looking into buying a boat for long term sea travel and living for months at a time. I am not too familiar with how to shop for boats and what I should really be looking for. So what kind of boats are best for this kind of travel/living? What should I be looking for when shopping for a boat? I'm mainly... show more I am looking into buying a boat for long term sea travel and living for months at a time. I am not too familiar with how to shop for boats and what I should really be looking for. So what kind of boats are best for this kind of travel/living? What should I be looking for when shopping for a boat? I'm mainly looking for sailboats.
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