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Canadian sailor rescued from sinking yacht in the South Pacific (15 Apr 2014)

Canadian sailor rescued from sinking yacht in the South Pacific

The 63-year-old is now headed back home to Salt Spring Island by airplane. He was plucked from his ailing vessel ... (Read more)

Indonesia: Great opportunity to visit the Raja Ampat islands in West Papua this September (11 Apr 2014)

Indonesia: Great opportunity to visit the Raja Ampat islands in West Papua this September

Following the success of Sail Morotai 2012, and Festival Derawan 2013 (the rally gets renamed every year), this year's rally ... (Read more)

Norway: Sailing Guide for Svalbard now available in Kindle (10 Apr 2014)

Norway: Sailing Guide for Svalbard now available in Kindle

Update April 2014 John has just launched a Kindle edition (and it is updated) of his book Sail to Svalbard ... (Read more)

NE Australia: Ports shut as Cat 5 Cyclone due to hit tomorrow (10 Apr 2014)

NE Australia: Ports shut as Cat 5 Cyclone due to hit tomorrow

As reported by the BBC . The storm is expected to hit the Cape York peninsula late on Friday night, ... (Read more)

Thailand: New Customs Rule for Visiting Yachts (10 Apr 2014)

Thailand: New Customs Rule for Visiting Yachts

Go to the following link to download the pdf of the new revised Customs rule for visiting yachts relating to ... (Read more)

TransAtlantic, Tenerife to Barbados: Boat of missing Dutch sailor found, but no sign of skipper (09 Apr 2014)

TransAtlantic, Tenerife to Barbados: Boat of missing Dutch sailor found, but no sign of skipper

Sadly, there was no trace of 70 year old Mr Hagen. A Dutch ship en-route from Savannah (United States) to Agadir ... (Read more)

Caribbean: Saint Lucia Police report improved yacht security (09 Apr 2014)

Caribbean: Saint Lucia Police report improved yacht security

As a major stakeholder of the tourism sector, the Royal St. Lucia Police Force  (RSLPF) is well aware of the ... (Read more)

World Cruising Routes by Jimmy Cornell: Fully revised 7th edition to be published this month (07 Apr 2014)

World Cruising Routes by Jimmy Cornell: Fully revised 7th edition to be published this month

< p > Some of the most important changes have been dictated by the effects of climate change on global ... (Read more)

UK, Essex & Suffolk: Gangs blamed for wave of boat crime on east coast (07 Apr 2014)

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Last year in Essex alone items valued at nearly half a million pounds were stolen. It is believed that many ... (Read more)

Pacific Ocean: Circumnavigating family abandon ship as 1 year old falls seriously ill - new statement from family (06 Apr 2014)

Pacific Ocean: Circumnavigating family abandon ship as 1 year old falls seriously ill - new statement from family

A Navy warship completed the rescue yesterday (Sunday) of a sick 1-year-old girl from a San Diego family's sailboat approx. ... (Read more)

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