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Caribbean cruising after hurricanes Irma and Maria

Date Published - November 19, 2017

Circumnavigator Behan, of SV Totem, is currently passing through the Caribbean and has put together a very well written report on the current situation there for cruising boats, helpful resources for cruising this season and a summary of what to expect at the hardest hit islands…. Read More

Last Update - November 19, 2017

Into the Atlantic: ARC 2017 Sets Sail from Gran Canaria

Date Published - November 19, 2017

An international fleet of yachts taking part in the 32nd edition of the Atlantic Rally for Cruisers (ARC) set sail today from Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, beginning an amazing transatlantic journey to the Caribbean island of Saint Lucia…. Read More

Last Update - November 19, 2017

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria: Parade of Nations at the ARC Opening Ceremony

Date Published - November 12, 2017

International celebrations officially opened the 32nd Atlantic Rally for Cruisers today in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. Behind the flags of 31 countries, representing the nationalities of the boats in the fleet, hundreds of participants who will be sailing across the Atlantic in the rally came together to showcase the… Read More

Last Update - November 13, 2017

Cuba: Important news for US boats interested in cruising to Cuba

Date Published - November 09, 2017

OFAC has issued new regulations which come into effect today Nov 9, 2017 concerning the travel by American citizens to Cuba. Whilst the US government is tightening their economic embargo on Cuba, the new regulations will not prevent yachts from travelling from the United States to Cuba…. Read More

Last Update - November 20, 2018

Volunteer Boatlifts Help Storm-Battered Dominica

Date Published - November 09, 2017

Cruisers from the southern Caribbean to the East Coast of the US became riveted to weather reports as early as August 30th, 2017, when Hurricane Irma’s path was still uncertain. By September 5th, the report from Weather Underground was terrifying…. Read More

Last Update - November 15, 2017