Guadeloupe search results for: Reports

  • Garbage Disposal at Sea and in the Eastern Caribbean

    Date Published - November 20, 2013

    The Eastern Caribbean is in the middle of a solid waste disposal crisis. Cruisers arriving in the Islands after a long offshore passage can help... Read More
  • Caribbean Cruising: Bad things do happen – what each of us can do to minimize risk

    Date Published - June 27, 2019

    (June 8, 2019) – This useful summary by the Caribbean Safety and Security Net, of reported serious incidents in the Caribbean basin this year, gives... Read More
  • Small Caribbean Island’s Waste Management: How Cruisers can Help

    Date Published - January 22, 2019

    Waste management is a problem for all the small islands in the Caribbean, one that only gets worse during the sailing season as hundreds of... Read More
  • Guadeloupe, Sainte-Anne: Break-in and attempted robbery during daylight – November 2013

    Date Published - November 20, 2013

    Incident Date 10/11/2013 St Anne Guadeloupe Boat name Ellisa The boat was boarded by 5 lads who swam out to it in broad daylight about... Read More
  • Guadeloupe, Marie Galante, Grand Bourg: Dinghy & Outboard Stolen – April 2017

    Date Published - April 08, 2017

    Sometime between Friday night (7/4/17) and Saturday morning (8/4/17) my dinghy & it’s outboard motor were stolen while my boat was anchored just outside the... Read More
  • Guadeloupe, West Coast, near Pigeon Island: Dinghy and Outboard Theft off Restaurant Le Rocher de Malendure – March 2018

    Date Published - March 10, 2018

    Beware if you anchor at Le Rocher de Malendure, close to Pigeon Island. Our dinghy with the outboard engine was stolen 09-03-2018. It was well... Read More
  • Iles de Saintes: Crowded & unwelcoming – update February 2014

    Date Published - February 18, 2014

    This is an update regarding the situation in the Iles des Saintes. We arrived off Ilet a Cabrit on 4 February 2014, at 2.00pm to... Read More
  • Cruiser’s Update from Point a Pitre

    Date Published - July 26, 2011

    Posted 2011-04-03 Check in at the customs computer in the marina office and check out at the same time if you are not changing crew... Read More
  • Caribbean: National, Regional and Island Weather Websites and Reports

    Date Published - January 08, 2019

    Report listing weather websites and forecasting services. As reported by the Caribbean Compass. Caribbean National, Regional and Island Weather Websites • ABCs Weather Radar: www.meteo.cw/rad_loop.php... Read More
  • Guadeloupe, Marina Bas du Fort: Locked Bikes Stolen from Pontoon – March 2020

    Date Published - March 10, 2020

     As reported by CSSN: DATE: 2020-03-03 04:00 LOCATION: Guadeloupe (France) – Guadeloupe – Marina Bas du Fort EVENT: Theft HAND: 1 STOLEN ITEMS: Bicycles SECURED: Not Locked DETAILS:  At 0400... Read More
  • Tropical Season 2020: What will this Tropical Season bring, where can I go, and when and how might I try to get there?

    Date Published - April 13, 2020

    Officially, Hurricane season for the Atlantic North of the Equator begins June 1, and ends November 30. Cruisers currently stuck in the Caribbean basin due... Read More
  • Caribbean Bound 2020/21 – Yachting Protocols

    Date Published - November 23, 2020

    New protocols due to COVID-19 which are constantly changing make moving between countries in the Caribbean this cruising season a complicated task. Find out what... Read More
  • Retreat from Paradise

    Date Published - December 28, 2020

    The onset of the COVID-19 pandemic in March 2020 created unprecedented chaos for coastal and ocean cruisers worldwide. Daria Blackwell reports on how the Ocean... Read More
  • Caribbean Safety and Security Net Annual Report 2019: Reported Yacht Crime in the Caribbean

    Date Published - December 30, 2020

    CSSN have published their annual report for 2019, a year which reflects the highest number of reported crimes against yachts in the Caribbean, up substantially... Read More
  • Martinique to Guadeloupe: Attempted Piracy off the NE Coast of Dominica – December 2020

    Date Published - December 20, 2020

    Four yachts in transit to Guadeloupe succesfully repelled pirates that tried to board their boats during the night. This report by CSSN: DATE: 2020-12-11 23:59... Read More
  • Medical Insurance for Caribbean Cruisers

    Date Published - March 12, 2021

    This article by David Lyman was published in Caribbean Compass Magazine in January 2021. Experienced cruiser David shares what he learnt about medical insurance options... Read More
  • Caribbean: Hurricane Season is Here

    Date Published - June 09, 2021

    The 2021 Atlantic Hurricane Season officially started on June 1, although one tropical storm – Ana – has already been named and formed earlier than... Read More
  • Guadeloupe: Charter Yachts Boarded and Ransacked While Docked

    Date Published - January 13, 2022

    While docked on their first night at the Marina Bas du Fort, three charter catamarans were boarded and numerous items stolen, despite locked gates, surveillance... Read More