Skip to content. | Skip to navigation

Personal tools
The global site for cruising sailors
Sections
You are here: Home / News

News

By Administrator last modified Sep 17, 2012 07:46 AM

Thailand tightens rules for long term visiting boats (19 Aug 2002)

Report Icon

The Thai government has decided to apply more strictly a law which has been in force for a few years ... (Read more)

Panama Canal Raises Fees But Yachts May Not Be Affected (19 Aug 2002)

Report Icon

On June 7th, the Panama Canal Authority announced an increase in transiting fees of 13 per cent for all types ... (Read more)

French Polynesia Tightens Rules on Visa Extensions (19 Aug 2002)

Report Icon

Any cruiser arriving in French Polynesia has to go thru one of 2 authorities to clear immigration: the gendarmes or ... (Read more)

No Night Clearance for Yachts in Bermuda (19 Aug 2002)

Report Icon

Significant procedural change relates to yacht arrivals between the hours of 0000 and 0800 Atlantic Daylight Time. Bermuda Customs are ... (Read more)

Costa Rica Tightens Procedure for Visiting Yachts (19 Aug 2002)

Report Icon

In the past Costa Rica's customs department would gladly except a photo copy of the documentation for port clearance procedures. ... (Read more)

Updated advice for boats sailing through piracy areas (19 Aug 2002)

Report Icon

The Gulf of Aden, Red Sea and Somali waters including the surrounding waters of Socotra Island are piracy prone areas. ... (Read more)

Cuba tightens entry procedures for yachts (19 Aug 2002)

Report Icon

An increasing number of yachts are visiting Cuba and the entry procedures have been modified. Yachts may now only clear ... (Read more)

North Atlantic: Atlantic ice stretches further south this Spring (15 May 2017)

North Atlantic: Atlantic ice stretches further south this Spring

The United States Coast Guard Navigation Center and the North American Ice Service (NAIS) are advising mariners transiting higher latitudes ... (Read more)

Active Captain acquired by Garmin (12 May 2017)

Active Captain acquired by Garmin

Active Corporation, the creator of one of the largest guides and databases for cruisers in the USA, has been acquired ... (Read more)

Rallies: Jimmy Cornell's new rallies Combine Ocean Research with UNESCO (04 Jan 2014)

Rallies: Jimmy Cornell's new rallies Combine Ocean Research with UNESCO

Sailors taking part in the Atlantic Odyssey made a practical contribution to a research program under the aegis of UNESCO ... (Read more)

Share |