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February 2013: New Information posted on noonsite

By Val Ellis last modified Jun 23, 2018 09:16 AM
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Published: 2013-03-01 00:00:00

New information posted on noonsite during February 2013

A shorter month last month, however we still received a great deal of feedback from cruisers using the site, as well as plenty of useful reports from regulars and some newcomers to contributing.

Thank you to all our users who sent us cruising reports, updates, corrections and useful info. for fellow cruisers in February.  We hope you enjoy reading and taking advantage of the latest information on

Noonsite relies on feedback from the cruisers that use it, to keep it as up to date and informative as possible. Please remember that not only do we welcome port updates and cruising reports, we also welcome emails stating that the info. you found on noonsite was 100% accurate. All contributions will be personally acknowledged by a member of the noonsite team.

See previous monthly report summaries here

NEW REPORTS POSTED LAST MONTH ON NOONSITE (which are still relevent in 2018)


Cuba: Cruising the NW Coast

Puerto Rico, Ponce: Docking Reports from Cruisers

Central and North America

Central America, Panama: Marine Services Recommendations from Cruisers

Central America, Panama: Cruisers Report on Transiting the Panama Canal

Central America, Panama: Transiting the Canal without an Agent

USA, San Juan Islands: New Free Cruising Guide by Salish Sea Pilot

South America

Ecuador, Puerto Lucia: Cruisers' Impressions

Ecuador, Puerto Lucia: Recommendation for Boatyard Work


Greece, Simi: Simi Harbour Docking System Explained

Spain: Wealth Tax Re-Introduced

South East Asia & East Asia

Indonesia, Sulawesi: Useful Anchorages

Malaysia & Indonesia: Indonesia "Loop" from Langkawi, Malaysia

Malaysia: Sebana Cove Updates

North Indian Ocean

India: The Complete Guide for Liveaboards in South India

Maldives: Our Tested Anchorages

South Pacific

New Zealand: Word of Caution if you plan to fly out of NZ

North Pacific

Federated States of Micronesia: The Populated Islands of Yap State

Federated States of Micronesia: Yap Outer Island Alternatives


The Ultimate Survival Manual

Boat Manual: Replacing Your Boat’s Electrical System

USA and Canada Divvy Up Electronic Chart Duties for Border Waters

USA, San Juan Islands: New Free Cruising Guide by Salish Sea Pilot


Installing an SSB Radio

The Caribbean Safety and Security Net (CSSN)


Sailors urged to join global study of plankton


Chance Encounters Between Ships and Whales


Lessons learned in the wake of Hurricane Sandy: Boat US Webinars this March

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