That would be the deck.
The "main" refers to the ocean and "bounding" describes it's action as felt from the deck of a sailboat.
People sailing on a brig were not in the habit of riding the deck on any vehicle. Below deck it would have been even totally impractical.
no sailing is required
There is no convention for it nowadays but it used to be the medical deck on a man'o'war to disguise the blood on the deck
They both use a deck.
Often on the 'poop' deck. Though it can often be elsewhere. Aft in the cockpit for instance.
It is usually the rear raised portion of the deck on a sailing vessel
No, but the orlop deck is the lowest deck of a wooden sailing ship with three or more decks.
When it has a broad and slip-free deck, including rails that allows it. Power boats are made fro speed and it would be unwise to attempt to stand on the small deck are at speed from danger of being thrown off.
Because in sailing ships, that section would contain the tiller, which connected the ships wheel to the rudder and steered the vessel.
On Sailing ships of old. The "Gun Deck" (Cannons) was the deck just below the top deck. The Cannons were faced out of the side of a ship through port holes called "Gun ports."
Ferdinand Magellan's difficulties were the scurvy, sailing into the unknown and the mutiny on deck.
A bimini is a lightweight cover made of fabric, stretched on a metal frame which is readily removable, for the cockpit or deck of a speedboat or sailboat.
Yes; it is the lowest deck on a wooden sailing ship containing three or more decks.
It would be a Destiny board deck or final countdown deck.
Christopher Columbus used the type of sailing vessel called a caravel. Caravels were a common sailing ship built in the 15th and 16th centuries. They were small ships with a broad bow, a high narrow poop deck, and usually had three masts.
Both single- and two-deckers, "razees" (two-decker S.O.L.s with the upper deck cut off, offering a sturdy hull and good armament, but retaining the dull sailing qualities of the original) or purpose-built heavy-armed frigates
I would recommend asking your holiday company or consulting with your travel agent for the best advice, although websites like http://www.02cruise.com/Ships/index.asp have a lot of deck plans available online or the main cruiseliners.
This raised structure is known as the 'Poop' deck.