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Solent Cruising Companion

By Val Ellis last modified Jun 03, 2010 10:32 AM

Published: 2010-06-03 10:32:06
Countries: United Kingdom

By Derek Aslett
Publisher Wiley Nautical
ISBN: 9780470988282
Edition: 2nd (2008)

Covering the area from Keyhaven and Yarmouth in the west to Chichester and Bembridge in the east, the Solent Cruising Companion provides comprehensive pilotage and nautical information, as well as suggestions of where to eat and what to do ashore and incorporates a valuable insight into the history of the Solent, the book is enhanced with colour charts and detailed photography, including many spectacular aerial shots. PORT GUIDES Useful information about berthing facilities, marina charges, fuel, showers, launderettes, chandlers, maintenance and repairs in addition to a complete guide to restaurants, shops and local attractions. PILOTAGE Clear pilotage directions and invaluable local knowledge of Solent harbours. Buoyage, tides, waypoints, VHF channels, harbour regulations and hazards. CHARTLETS Easy to read, full colour charts along with informative town plans. WEATHER Sources for detailed local weather forecasts.