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 Dominica - Formalities


The SailClear advance web notification service for clearance is now operational in Dominica. This means you can electronically input all the necessary information from the boat by WiFi in advance. Computer terminals to check-in via SailClear are available at both main ports of entry (Roseau & Portsmouth).

If requested, you can get your passport stamped at the Immigration office at the police station in town.

On arrival, ask for a cruising permit to cover all the places the yacht plans to visit. A cruising permit is needed to go from Roseau to Portsmouth.

Clearing in and out can be done at the same time if not planning to stay for more than one week.

Working hours for the authorities are Monday-Friday, 8:00-16:00 hrs.

Last updated January 2018.


All vistors require a valid passport.

Visa are not required for stays of up to 6 months by citizens of the following countries:- British Commonwealth countries, CARICOM member states, Austria,  Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Estonia, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, USA.

Visa are not required for stays of up to 3 months by citizens of the following countries:- Argentina, Belgium, Costa Rica, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Luxembourg, Malta, Mexico, Netherlands (including Netherland Antilles), Norway, Portugal, Taiwan, South Korea, Spain, Suriname, Sweden,  Venezuela.

All other nationals require a visa.

Extensions are possible. Apply to the Immigration Department at the Police Headquarters in Roseau.

Last updated April 2016.

Immigration Department
Police Headquarters, Bath Road , Roseau
Tel:(767) 266 5159 Fax:(767) 448 6204


Firearms  and ammunition must be declared.

Knives and other deadly weapons and pornographic or offensive material are prohibited.

Last updated April 2016.

Customs Department
Customs House, Woodbridge Bay , Fond Colé, Dominica
Tel:+1 (767) 266 3717 Fax:+1 (767) 448 7950


Mosquitos: Chikungunya disease in the Caribbean
The first case of the disease in the Caribbean was reported in the French island of St. Martin in 2013. Since then it has spread to several countries including Dominica and Saint Lucia. Symptoms include a sudden high fever, severe pain in the wrists, ankles or knuckles, muscle pain, headache, nausea, and rash. Joint pain and stiffness are more common with chikungunya than with dengue fever. The symptoms appear between four to seven days after the bite of an infected mosquito. The majority of clinical signs and symptoms last three to 10 days, but joint pain may persist longer. Severe cases requiring hospitalisation are rare.

ZIKA VIRUS ALERT: (September 2016) There have been recent safety alerts from the US State Department, UK Foreign Office, and Center for Disease Control (CDC) regarding travel to parts of Central and South America, Africa, southern Asia, the Caribbean, and the South Pacific islands. Dominica is an area of interest with reported cases and active virus transmission. There is growing concern about the rapid spread of the ZIKA Virus and the impact of the virus on pregnant women and babies. ZIKA is transmitted by mosquitos in tropical and sub-tropical climates, and there is currently no cure or vaccine. This situation is evolving rapidly, so please refer to the CDC’s dedicated website if you are intending to cruise in one of the effected areas.


Fees reported January 2018:
$85 EC for all formalities (2 persons, including a cruising permit). This was clearing-in Saturday afternoon, so overtime was charged.
Looking at the fees from 2015 below, it looks as if not much has changed. In fact, quite possibly this boat got away without paying a lot of the extra fees outlined below.

Fees 2015 (note, we are waiting for an update 2018, although these do appear to still apply):

Customs Clearance

EC$4 per person plus EC$1.50 per vessel cleared (Eastern Caribbean Dollars EC$ ONLY).

Customs Clearance Overtime Fees (Per Vessel Function)

Monday (5pm-7pm): EC$25
Tuesday - Friday (4pm-6.59pm): EC$25
Monday - Friday (7pm-7.59am): EC$30
Saturday – Monday (8am-7.59am): EC$30
Holidays: EC$30

Cruising Permit / Coast-wise Permit

Free during working hours (Monday-Friday) 8:00-16:00 hrs 
Weekends and after hours (Saturday) EC$75 per Clearing vessel 
(Sunday & Holidays) EC$90 per Clearing Vessel

Overtime is charged outside of office hours.

Other Fees

Environmental tax per person: EC$4

Documentation: EC$2

Arrival/Departure tax per person: EC$59 (note - this only applies if crew join or leave the yacht here).

Proposed New Fees
Fees for yachts are currently being reviewed and it's safe to say they will increase in the future but will remain competitive to neighbouring islands such at Saint Lucia and Antigua.


No anchoring is allowed in the Soufriere-Scotshead Marine reserve, which is a protected marine park.

A permit is required for fishing or trolling and also for scuba diving unless with a local company.

The moorings in the marine park are for offical dive boats only.

Anchoring on reefs, spear fishing, damaging coral or taking shells or coral is forbidden.


Pet Import Certificate to be sent at least 2 weeks prior to travel to Chief Veterinarian Officer, Ministry of Agriculture. The Import Permit will be returned at the time of entry and there will be a small examination fee.

Pets must be vaccinated for rabies and various other diseases at least 1 month but not more than 12 months prior to entry. Provide a certificate to show that pet is healthy and free of parasites and is on a flee and tick protection program.

Last updated March 2016.

Division of Agriculture Veterinary Unit
Gov. HQ, Kennedy Avenue , Roseau, Dominica
Tel:+1 (767)266 3271 / +1 767 448 2401 Ex 3427 Fax:+1 (767) 448 7999
Contact for more information.
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Sue Richards
Sue Richards says:
Feb 08, 2018 04:14 PM

An update from Joan Conover, of the SSCA:
Dominica--Surviving with Cruiser Help!

The new communications system from Global Marine Networks, kindly donated to assist in the recovery, is working well! It's an Iridium Glow (Aurora) and offers email, SMS and voice in one easy package. Anyway, with the damages done to the digital cell networks in the islands, it's the only way to be sure you can send and receive messages by text or voice. Once we complete the assist here, we will head to the BVIS, which are from what we can tell, even worse than Dominica as far as recovery efforts.

Here in Dominica..EVERYONE is growing food. Reminds me of the Victory Gardens of WWII, every patch of earth is planted with carrots or tomatoes or cucumbers, etc. Cruisers are busy with several work teams, putting up roofs and fixing foundations for buildings. One of our crew members has been doing hard back breaking digging of trenches to put in a footing for a roof..other cruisers have taken their boat tools and are cutting up tin roofing for patching/repair of damaged buildings. Several cruisers have donated to the young teen feeding program (90 EC a week for all meals) for pregnant teens and young ones whose homes and their kitchens are destroyed.

Boats have organzied in the harbor with a daily VHF chat, lead by our friends of Magoe and Clair Johnson ( who spend 6 months in harbor establishing programs (school etc..all for non profits)and overseeing the donation flow. Several boats, ours included, have brought in donations from Antiguas ABSAR program, which I think should be a template for the future. This Aurora system from GMN will let us take it to the mountains in a vehicle and let the victims call outside to family, which we will do during the weeks of the 18th.

Slowly the trees are filling out in the rain forest, we will take a tour next week during Yacht Appreication Week (Feb 18-26th). The last day is an all day tour to the Kalinago Territory to see the situation, have a program showing the Kalinago costume and traditions, and a lunch with the group featuring a Kalingo menu. This week starts with carnival..12th and 13th, which will be downsized but people are looking for things to help uplift them. They are all working so very hard.

AND YOU ALL HAVE HELPED DOMINICA! The harbor is being filled with helping boats, who come, help leave and are followed by others. You are getting the word out!! While the PAYS contacts say it's 'slow'--its a heck of a lot better than the VIs or BVIS for passing vessels. Ours was just two boat loads, others like Flying Buzzard took in tons, and every boat is emptying boats stores to cover needs daily. See many burgees flying on many boats, Seven Seas Cruising Association, ARC, OCC..all in there helping as they can. And KPK (SSCA Glen Tuttle and others) have been broadcasting the needs.

I have a special request from Clifton Elementary School up in the mountains for school supplies: Please give to Clifton Primary School(give to PAYS member boat ALBERT whose son ALVIN can take to the prinicpal)- Exercise Books, push pins, books, crayons/pens/pencils,dictionaries, encyclopedias, construction paper, manila folders, tape, K-6 readers, markers dry erase and permanent, art supplies, mobiles, white printing paper, coloring books, paper plates, rubber bands, reward stickers, plastic storage boxes, garbage bins, base 10? materials - in other words schools supplies for the 52 students in the public school there.

Eve & Tom
Eve & Tom says:
Jan 30, 2018 03:44 PM

We stayed in Dominica in January 2018.
There is much devastation around the island: trees are ripped bare and many roofs are (partly) missing. Construction and repairs are in full progress, and the trees have new leaves on them already. People are very friendly and helpful. I think the best thing to do right now is to spend some money (go to a cafe, restaurant, get a mooring, do a tour) and spread the word about the lovely Dominica.

Beware of very strong gusts of wind along the west coast, we saw gusts up to 40 knots and other parts with no wind at all.


The Anchorage hotel is abandoned and the ‘conspicuous white roof’ described on Navionics is missing.
The moorings in the north of the bay belong to Markus, and the moorings in the south to Seacat. Because of some initial confusion we accidentally took a Seacat mooring - after reading the messages here on Noonsite we wanted to moor with Markus. Markus wasn’t on VHF 16, Seacat was. The moorings were both 40 EC.
Seacat doesn’t have tenders or a dock, so you have to take your dinghy onto the stony beach to pay them and to get to town. Markus uses the dock of an abandoned building, which we also used for our dinghy. The middle part of the dock is gone so you have to walk along narrow concrete beams to get to land. You have to pass through the abandoned building, which we did, also at night. It was not a problem, but we felt a bit insecure at first. We payed Markus 10 EC to watch our boat and gave him a couple of packs of cigarettes, which he was very happy with.
The cruise dock is being used again. We witnessed the first cruise ship dock since the hurricane. The whole town was working and rushing to make everything look fine for the tourists. The hotels near the cruise ship dock are in the final stages of being repaired and the central market place has just opened up again.
Customs and immigration are in the cruise ship terminal. We paid 85 EC for the formalities (2 persons, including a cruise permit). It is possible to check in and out at the same time if you stay less than a week.
Seacat offers tours, but if you’re walking along the road you get plenty of other offers for tours as well. The best offer we got was 100 EC for the waterfalls (for two persons). You can also take a local bus up to Wotton Waven, but they don’t run on Sundays.


There is a big anchorage here, but we decided to spend some money on a mooring. PAYS offers the moorings for 25 EC a night.
We can really recommend doing an Indian River tour with Eddison. Our guide was called Daniel and we loved his early-morning tour. They are on channel 16 and 8, or can be reached on +1 767 225 3626.
It is amazing to hear first-hand stories about the hurricane from the tour guides and very inspiring to hear how the country is getting back on its feet.

JackyX says:
Jan 29, 2018 11:07 PM

Dominica; great place to stay & yachts very welcome!
Our stay in Portsmouth january 23-25 2018
We were hesitant to come to Dominica, not knowing what to expect in terms of hurricane destruction and security, but we heard some very positive experiences from friends. We stayed in Portsmouth for 2 days at anchor, and we can recommend the place to everyone! Portsmouth is being rebuilt, hurricane damage is everywhere but facilities such as customs, banks, grocery stores and restaurants (we had a great dinner art Madiba on the beach) are open. The local PAYS guys look after you very well (we did business with Lawrence of Arabia, highly recommended), they provide water taxi service, take you to the customs office, provide security by nightly patrols, and organise tours (Indian River tour is a must!)
We brought some clothes form martinique for the hurricane victims, this was much appreciated but no obligation, most of all they just want the yachties to come back!

Sue Richards
Sue Richards says:
Jan 20, 2018 12:03 PM

If heading to Dominica and wondering what the locals really need at this time (that takes up little space on board) consider:
1. New underwear (for people of all ages and sizes)
2. Shoes/slippers
3. Basic first aid supplies (dressings, antiseptic products, tape, band aids, cough and cold remedies).
Reported by Ken Goodings on the Dominica Cruisers Facebook Page.

Sue Richards
Sue Richards says:
Jan 04, 2018 05:47 PM

Antigua Barbuda SAR has lots of donations for Dominica at Falmouth Harbour. Boats who can carry cargo early January 2018 contact

Sue Richards
Sue Richards says:
Dec 15, 2017 09:36 AM

Posted on Dominica Cruisers Facebook Page

Although the situation continues to rapidly change for the better, at present visiting cruisers should know:
1. Garbage collection has resumed;
2. Digital, Lime, and Flow offices are open;
3. Although the water supply at the Cabrits cruise ship dock is gone (along with the dock), clean, safe water is available at the public taps along the street and at the PAYS water buoy in the bay;
4. Propane bottles can again be filled in Roseau by PAYS during tours and with special or group arrangements;
5. Although the PAYS office and pavilion is missing some of its roof, the dock is perfectly reassembled, and the ability to host barbecues has been proven by hosting them for the crews of some of the relief ships;
6. Although the Purple Turtle is presently not operating, happily Ray’s Roti Shop, Smithies, Madiba, and some other cruisers’ favourite restaurants are back to normal;
7. The bank and the Credit Union are operating complete with functioning ATM machines;
8. Bakeries are running;
9. Although the MiniCash grocery is still not functioning, Northern Food Supply opened this week and the Picard IGA (near the medical school) is open with limited but growing supplies;
10. The moorings are being reassembled for the season;
11. Yacht security is set to resume with no damage to the security boat.
12. Indian River Tour, Milton Falls, Trafalga Falls, Red Rocks, Cold Volcano, and a growing number of other attractions are open, and one can always take a Post-Maria Tour.
The PAYS organization members are anxious to serve you all this season, and hope you will visit.

Sue Richards
Sue Richards says:
Dec 07, 2017 09:51 AM

Reported by the OCC:
Dominica - First Impressions
We went ashore in Dominica this morning and walked into the center of Portsmouth. What a mess. Not to say that they hadn’t done a good job of getting back on their feet – but what a mess! There are spaces full of debris where a house once was. The forest beside the town is broken and battered.
But the people are still Dominicans. Still very happy and friendly. Still very pleased that you’ve come to their island to visit.
In the afternoon, we got together with Jeff, President of PAYS who look after all the moorings and provide security for the Yotties. He immediately set us to work and we dug a trench for a new kitchen wall and counter in the PAYS pavilion – where he’s planning that they will hold their first BBQ of the season on Christmas Eve – just 3 weeks from now.
We’ve also got plans to assist them in refurbishing the pavilion itself which is missing some of its roof, we’re to build a new storage area (so he doesn’t have to store stuff in the Ladies room(!) ) and we’re going to start laying mooring balls tomorrow afternoon. There’s lots to do, and we’re planning on getting on and doing it!
So far we have 4 OCC boats in Dominica for the express purpose of helping out. We’re hoping others will be joining us in the coming days as there’s lots to be done!

Sue Richards
Sue Richards says:
Dec 04, 2017 11:22 AM

Reported on Martinique Cruisers facebook group:
Dominica is good for receiving visitors. Due to break down I have been in prince Rupert bay for 2 weeks. Every night there are now 6 to 10 boats anchored or moored. Dominica needs your help to get back to somewhat of a normal life. Come spend some time and money here. Take a tour, buy a beer.
There are two bakeries open in Portsmouth 6 days a week. Help this wonderful island with your support. And yes pack a few extras to give away. Tarpaulins are still needed. They don't last long in the sun. And two months on there are still people living in badly damaged houses. So yes please stop in on your way north or south. Customs and immigration and the PAYS guys are all operating.
Is it as safe as any other island. In Portsmouth there are shops open. They don't have vast stores but most cruisers carry their own stores. As I said 2 bakery's working. 6 days a week. PAYS guys who look after the moorings and the needs or cruisers are active. Gasoline stations - 2 are open. Some bars are even open. Every day a few more houses get connected to the grid. It will be a long recovery. Come see for yourself. Help in the recovery any way you can. Nature is coming back as best it can. Dominica will be beautiful again. If nothing else come and see what a hurricane can do to an island. The power must have been horrifying and terrifying to witness.
Please don't by-pass Portsmouth. Drop in, stay a few days and post your views too.

Sue Richards
Sue Richards says:
Oct 10, 2017 11:34 AM

Following the opening announcement by Prime Minister of Dominica, Hon. Roosevelt Skerritt, LIAT will resume a limited commercial service to Douglas Charles Airport as we begin to normalize operations following Hurricane Maria.
The service will operate daily alternating between the hubs of Antigua and Barbados. Interim Chief Commercial Officer Audra Walker stated that this frequency is done as the airline has to work with several challenges as well as concern for its staff. “We were the first airline back into Dominica and our staff has worked tirelessly from the first flight two days after Hurricane Maria as well as when we did our relief flights even with their own difficulties. We are assisting them with getting back to a sense of normalcy.” She further stated that there were still challenges with connectivity from Dominica which would mean the use of a manual system for operations.
The re-introduction of the commercial service will also see the lifting of restrictions on who can travel into the Commonwealth of Dominica. Any person can now book via the website or Call Centre under the normal travel requirements.
The new schedule will see LIAT operating a return flight from Antigua to Dominica on Sunday, Monday, Wednesday and Friday while the daily return flight to Barbados will operate on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. This schedule will run until November 7th when the airline will review and update its schedule into affected territories for the winter season.

holrobert says:
Mar 15, 2017 02:18 AM

During our stay on March 10 2017 an old neglected coaster sank in Prince Rupert Bay. It is just under the surface. Coordinates 15 34 66N, 61 27 75W. We left Rupert Bay on the 11th, the danger was not yet marked by then.

Knuth says:
Feb 24, 2017 12:47 AM

we had so huge expectations in Dominica, BUT...
1. no more a 'secret island' - it is very, very touristic!!
2. too much boats at Portsmouth/Prince Rupert bay! Minimum > 70 Y's creating lots of traffic and, and, and...
3. horrible night, since the disco music nera PAYS started at 09:00 pm and did not stop before 04:30am !!!!! And it was so noisy, no chance to sleep!
4. very choppy and swelly, every day, independent there was no wind at all.
5. you pay for everything, also for every waste bin you want to get rid of ...

rochero says:
Jun 09, 2016 10:05 PM

We stay in Dominica in May 2016, half of the time in Portsmouth, half of it in Roseau. We loved it: Very respectful boat boys, very helpful and kind,especially with the kids. The same applies to the local population in Portsmouth and surrounding villages:Always a smile and a few nice words. People are generous, we recived a lot of fruits or veggies when hiking. We always felt safe, even in Roseau, despite there are a few beggers. The island is very clean, no litter (there has been a lot of education made on that matter lately). Overall, we found people very nice and respectful, probably due to the influence of the rastafarism culture, very present over there.

Sue Richards
Sue Richards says:
Jan 18, 2016 12:43 PM

February 14 to 21, 2016
Organised to celebrate the installation of a new mooring field in Prince Rupert's Bay. All visiting yachts will receive free moorings, discounted island tours, and nightly socials. As a bonus, St. Maarten Yacht Club will help organize a Rally/Race to get boats from the island of Dominica to St. Maarten in time for the St. Maarten Heineken regatta.

Sue Richards
Sue Richards says:
Oct 14, 2015 09:39 PM

The Islanders still need help following tropical storm Erika that devastated the island in 2015. If planning on visiting Dominica, read the news item adjacent re. items that are still urgently needed (including diapers/nappies for children, school items, Christmas toys, female products/pads, and other basics.

Sue Richards
Sue Richards says:
Apr 09, 2015 12:29 PM

Posted by Chris Doyle on the Dominica Cruisers (PAYS) Facebook Page
Indian River

It does not matter how many times I go up the Indian river, it is still as magical as ever. The addition of the Calypso's hut which grows organically out of the mangroves is a lovely addition. It is is a crying shame that the land surrounding the river has is privately owned and has no protective ordinance. Some of this land is now being sold off and some of the drainage swamp for the area is being filled. When it rains this means more water will pour down the river changing its ecology. This could end up being a tragedy for a site that is unique in the eastern Caribbean. Go enjoy it while you can!

DominicaMarine says:
Mar 18, 2015 09:16 PM

No one likes to hear arguments but arguments are what they are until being resolved. I believe Roseau is not immune from arguments such as any capital city or country side in the World. Why is someone posting on Noonsite about two guys arguing is beyond me. Litter is an issue for me because I love a clean place . We are resolving it till there are no paper or plastics on our beaches and road drains. Still not worthy for Noonsite as we are not immune to litter.

DRoss says:
Mar 15, 2015 04:34 PM

I have to post that we find the exact opposite. We were in Portsmouth for 2 weeks and now in Roseau for 10 days. The PAYS guys are wonderful in Portsmouth and, while not so organised, we're happy with what we have found in Roseau. In addition we're traveling with other boats (5 in Portsmouth, 3 in Roseau) and we are all quite happy here. Go figure!

Sue Richards
Sue Richards says:
Feb 16, 2015 07:06 PM

Posted on behalf of Vivianne Perazelli (Canada)
Hi, I finally decided to send you an update on this paradise island, as they like to call it here. We arrived here 6 weeks ago and due to our broke down engine, we are here for a while. On a morring in Roseau ( Newtown), we just about had anough witnessing to constant battles between the "canoe boys". It is not fun to hear ...I will shoot you you f..... For us it's the last time we come here. The streets are filthy, garbage everywhere, taxi drivers that never leave you alone. Not fun !!!

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Caribbean, Dominica: How you can help - updated  (13 Sep 2015)

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Caribbean, Dominica: Tropical Storm Erika kills at least 20  (28 Aug 2015)

2015 Atlantic Seasonal Hurricane Forecast

2015 Atlantic Seasonal Hurricane Forecast  (12 Apr 2015)

Realignment of Caribbean sailing organizations

Realignment of Caribbean sailing organizations  (08 May 2014)

Caribbean Earthquake of M6.5 Strikes off Barbados, 18 February 2014

Caribbean Earthquake of M6.5 Strikes off Barbados, 18 February 2014  (19 Feb 2014)

St. Vincent: Flooding Disaster - how you can help

St. Vincent: Flooding Disaster - how you can help  (13 Jan 2014)

Dominica joins the Caribbean Marine Association

Dominica joins the Caribbean Marine Association  (11 Nov 2013)

Coconut Telegraph is Moving

Coconut Telegraph is Moving  (06 Aug 2013)

NOAA predicts active 2013 Atlantic hurricane season

NOAA predicts active 2013 Atlantic hurricane season  (23 May 2013)

Great New Service for noonsite users: Get notified of cruising news, reports and country updates as they are posted

Great New Service for noonsite users: Get notified of cruising news, reports and country updates as they are posted  (23 May 2013)

The Caribbean Directory of Marine Services and Vendors launched this week

The Caribbean Directory of Marine Services and Vendors launched this week  (15 May 2013)

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Caribbean Safety and Security Online User Survey: Results now published  (10 Apr 2013)

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A Thinking Mans Guide to Voyages South - the many facets of Caribbean Cruising  (10 Jan 2013)

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A Free Cruising Guide to the Lesser Antilles   (22 Jul 2012)

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eSeaClear, Easy Clearance for the Caribbean, Temporarily Suspended   (13 Jul 2012)

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Caribbean Free Cruising Guides - New Editions  (04 Apr 2012)

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New Webcast Service for Caribbean Weather  (20 Oct 2010)

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Recent Yacht Attacks in Dominica - Offenders Caught  (26 Jul 2009)

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Caribbean: Recent Attack in Dominica  (01 Jun 2009)

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Caribbean: Dominica - Yacht Boarded, Crew Attacked and Robbed   (20 May 2009)

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Cruising Guide To The Leeward Islands  (27 Nov 2007)

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Book Review: Cruising Guide to the Leeward Islands  (12 Feb 2007)