Search results for: INSIGHTS

  • INSIGHTS: Man Overboard – The Mayday – Episode 4

    Date Published - February 18, 2021

    ...series of short articles for INSIGHTS on how to deal with a variety of possible MOB situations, including when sailing to windward and sailing downwind.... Read More
  • INSIGHTS: Cruising Kindly 3 – How to Stay Healthy While Cruising

    Date Published - October 25, 2020

    ...Caledonia and Vanuatu. INSIGHTS: Cruising Kindly – Part 1 (February 2020) INSIGHTS: Cruising Kindly – Part 2 (May 2020) The Moira at anchor in Sidea,... Read More
  • INSIGHTS: Man Overboard – Episode 3

    Date Published - December 13, 2020

    ...series of short articles for INSIGHTS on how to deal with a variety of possible Man Overboard situations. Following part 1, featured in March, which... Read More
  • INSIGHTS: Cruising Kindly 2 – Be Kind to the Local People

    Date Published - May 19, 2020

    Part 2 of Richard Chesher’s series of articles for INSIGHTS on Cruising Kindly. Part 1 in February focused on ways cruisers can be kind to... Read More
  • INSIGHTS: Man Overboard – Episode 2

    Date Published - July 30, 2020

    ...series of short articles for INSIGHTS on how to deal with a variety of possible Man Overboard situations. Following part 1, featured in March, which... Read More
  • INSIGHTS: Floating Studio – Working On Board Efficiently

    Date Published - August 23, 2020

    ...to store power and minimum viable solutions for technological tooling. …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….. Related Reports: Read Rekka’s first article for Insights Living-Off-Grid (April 2020). All other Insights... Read More
  • INSIGHTS: How to Save Energy when Cooking Onboard

    Date Published - September 07, 2021

    ...power and minimum viable solutions for technological tooling. Read Rekka’s other articles for INSIGHTS: Living-Off-Grid (April 2020). Floating Studio – Working on Board Efficiently (August... Read More
  • INSIGHTS: Helping Your Friends and Family Help You

    Date Published - June 04, 2021

    ...writing about her sailing adventures on her blog www.astrolabesailing.com. Read Viki’s other articles for INSIGHTS Choosing Crew Making a Boat Safety Equipment Diagram ………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….. Other... Read More
  • INSIGHTS: Homeschooling on Board for the College Bound Student

    Date Published - May 18, 2021

    ...Seal at www.expeditionsail.com. …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….. Related Links: INSIGHTS:  Boatschooling ages 4 to 12. Homeschool Teacher: A practical guide to inspiring academic excellence – by Kate Laird... Read More
  • INSIGHTS: Choosing Crew

    Date Published - May 03, 2021

    ...Voice. Read Viki’s first article for INSIGHTS – Making a Boat Safety Equipment Diagram ………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….. Other INSIGHTS can be found here. ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….. The opinions expressed in... Read More
  • INSIGHTS: Setting Up WiFi and the Internet on Board

    Date Published - April 04, 2022

    ...simply keep in touch with friends and relatives and have crucial routing and weather information on hand day or night. Regular INSIGHTS contributor Viki Moore... Read More
  • INSIGHTS: Cruising Kindly 1 – Be Kind to the Sea

    Date Published - February 17, 2020

    ...Part 2 (May 2020) INSIGHTS: Cruising Kindly – Part 3 (October 2020) Other INSIGHTS ………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….. The opinions expressed in this article are the author’s own... Read More
  • INSIGHTS: Cruising with the Moon

    Date Published - April 14, 2021

    ...For those who already have experienced an ocean crossing, this INSIGHTS might just provoke some powerful memories of moonlit nights while on passage. I was... Read More
  • INSIGHTS: Provisioning for a Long Offshore Passage

    Date Published - April 05, 2021

    ...cruising blog at http://theyachtseraphim.blogspot.com/ ………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….. Related Articles and Links: Noonsite’s Cruising Information page (with planning and preparation section) INSIGHTS: Sailing Away – Top 10 Tips (by... Read More
  • INSIGHTS: Coral Gardening Gives Reefs a Helping Hand

    Date Published - July 05, 2021

    ...habits. They call themselves “Sailors for Sustainability”. Follow their blog at https://sailorsforsustainability.nl ………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….. Related Articles and Links: INSIGHTS:  Top 10 Tips to Cruise More Sustainably... Read More
  • INSIGHTS: Top 10 Tips to Cruise More Sustainably

    Date Published - November 12, 2020

    ...other cruisers that are interested in improving their sustainability footprint while traveling, and have offered to share their advice with Noonsite through a series of... Read More
  • INSIGHTS: Medical Kits for Cruising

    Date Published - April 26, 2022

    ...SY Totem gives her thoughts and INSIGHTS into pulling together a usable offshore medical kit for long-term cruising, plus other medical considerations for life on... Read More
  • INSIGHTS: Pacific Reflections

    Date Published - October 05, 2020

    ...time on long ocean passages, Anna’s words and images will both inspire and encourage you. For those who already have experienced an ocean crossing, this... Read More
  • INSIGHTS: Making a Boat Safety Equipment Diagram

    Date Published - March 11, 2021

    Trying to find a piece of safety equipment on a boat can be critical in an emergency situation. In her first article for INSIGHTS, New... Read More
  • INSIGHTS: How I Realized my Dream to Sail around the World – Part 1

    Date Published - January 24, 2021

    ...us how he achieved his dream to sail around the world in a series of articles for INSIGHTS. Part 1 begins with the planning stages... Read More
  • INSIGHTS: Checking the Checklist

    Date Published - August 09, 2021

    ...her blog www.astrolabesailing.com. Read Viki’s other articles for INSIGHTS Helping your Friends and Family Help You Choosing Crew Making a Boat Safety Equipment Diagram …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..... Read More
  • INSIGHTS: Arctic Vlog – Diesel Heaters Compared

    Date Published - March 27, 2020

    ...ask him the most is: How do you heat your boat and not freeze to death? Here Juho shares his informative video with INSIGHTS, demonstrating... Read More
  • INSIGHTS: Man Overboard – Episode 1

    Date Published - March 03, 2020

    ...a series of short articles for INSIGHTS on how to deal with a variety of possible Man Overboard situations, plus the best equipment on the... Read More
  • INSIGHTS: How to Use the Trip Planning Feature on Windy

    Date Published - March 01, 2022

    ...Adventures where they publish videos of their trips and other interesting sailing topics. ………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………… Other INSIGHTS can be found here. Related Links: Drifting Sailing Adventures... Read More
  • INSIGHTS: Sailing Away – Top 10 Tips

    Date Published - January 21, 2020

    Welcome to INSIGHTS – Noonsite’s new feature for 2020 where we share a variety of viewpoints on nautical-related topics. Guest contributors will share their cruising... Read More
  • INSIGHTS: Boatschooling – Ages 4 to 12

    Date Published - September 19, 2020

    ...in biology, the other in history. You can homeschool your children on board a boat in the middle of nowhere. This first INSIGHTS will cover... Read More
  • INSIGHTS: Family Cruising – Jumping the Hurdles

    Date Published - November 24, 2020

    ...Other INSIGHTS Noonsite’s COVID-19 Resources Page Noonsite’s Cruising with Children Page ………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….. The opinions expressed in this article are the author’s own and do not... Read More
  • INSIGHTS: Living Off Grid

    Date Published - April 23, 2020

    ...store power and minimum viable solutions for technological tooling. …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….. Related Links: Power Sources for Life Off the Grid (Cruising World Article) More INSIGHTS ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..... Read More
  • Aero-hydrodynamics and the Performance of Sailing Yachts

    The science behind sailing yachts and their design Drawing on state-of-the-art performance testing techniques in wind tunnels and towing tanks, this ground-breaking book provides invaluable... Read More
  • Crisis 24 – Real-time risk alerts worldwide

    Real time risk alerts from around the world including Covid protocols for travelers. https://crisis24.garda.com/insights-intelligence/intelligence/risk-alerts?origin=gwc24...... Read More
  • Coastal Turmoil Book Review

    ...spots, reduce risks and cut passage times. Much of this information has not previously been published for small craft use and the book includes unique... Read More
  • St Lucia: Feedback from Cruisers wanted via online survey

    Date Published - September 06, 2018

    ...survey has been developed to gain the insights and experiences of sailors that have visited the island as well as the perceptions of those who... Read More
  • UK: Invitation to Cruising Association’s Spring Promo Week

    Date Published - March 10, 2022

    ...Med Thursday 24 March, 1900-2000 hours: Joel Tatham shares his experience on equipment and technology for a voyage to the Med, as well as his... Read More
  • New “Flavour” of El Nino under Global Warming

    Date Published - October 01, 2009

    ...El Ninos in this regard.” Dr James Renwick, Principal Scientist, Climate Variability & Change, NIWA comments: “The paper by Yeh et al provides some very... Read More
  • Australia: Solo Sailor Pitched Overboard Survives Eight-Hour Ordeal after Activating PLB

    Date Published - January 28, 2021

    ...would have been tragic if not for this equipment,” he said. Related Reports: INSIGHTS: Man Overboard Cruising Resources: Safety ………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….. The opinions expressed in this... Read More
  • Gambia: Skirting the Covid Chaos

    Date Published - February 12, 2021

    ...donkey cart or bus. Kia Korrop SV Atea http://svatea.com ………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….. Other Reports by Kia: INSIGHTS: Family Cruising – Jumping the Hurdles (Nov, 2020) Other Gambia... Read More
  • Portrait of a Cruiser: German crew Christian, Sabrina, Joshua and Jonathan of Yacht Moya

    Date Published - May 24, 2018

    ...as to how you would handle it, Sabrina and Christian’s insights will inspire and encourage you to go for it and take the leap. Names... Read More
  • Bluewater Cruising: Family Boat Shares Top Tips

    Date Published - November 17, 2020

    ...page (with planning and preparation section) Noonsite’s Cruising with Children page INSIGHTS: Boatschooling – Ages 4 to 12 ARC 2020 ………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….. The opinions expressed in... Read More
  • Azores: A Warm Welcome and a Chance to Explore

    Date Published - April 27, 2021

    ...Other Reports by Kia: Gambia:  Skirting the COVID Chaos (February 2021) INSIGHTS: Family Cruising – Jumping the Hurdles (Nov, 2020) ………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….. The opinions expressed in... Read More
  • World ARC Entry list now open

    Date Published - May 27, 2010

    ...being uploaded onto the World ARC website provide terrific insights into the many and varied highlights and the occasional low as participants share their experiences;... Read More
  • Pacific Planning Advice

    Date Published - March 26, 2019

    ...South Pacific – SY Adina Insights:  Be Kind to the Local People A Guide to Pacific Marinas, Harbors and Boatyards: You, the Shipyard and your... Read More
  • Portrait of a Cruiser – Maryanne and Kyle Webb

    Date Published - February 23, 2019

    ...try to give back by submitting any any updates and insights we discover. Favourite cruising books: We read a lot aboard Begonia. Generally we always... Read More
  • Morocco: Agadir Marina and nearby cities

    Date Published - November 27, 2018

    ...Heaven and Prometheus to name a few. Whether planned or not, an extended stay in Agadir proved of great value to us.  Hope our insights... Read More
  • French Polynesia

    ...2 reports should give you a good idea of the kind of gifts welcomed in the islands: https://www.noonsite.com/report/trading-goods-in-the-south-pacific/ https://www.noonsite.com/report/insights-cruising-kindly-part-2/ This report is also helpful for... Read More
  • Antigua & Barbuda

    ...my travels without quarantining? Thanks for any insights! Karl Aavik S/V Rocinante annemarieescape Just to let you know that the 3 phone numbers provided above... Read More