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Coconut Telegraph is Moving

The Coconut Telegraph, the eastern Caribbean’s SSB net, is moving to 8170 USB every morning at 08:00 AST beginning September 1, 2013. The net, established originally in 2007, has kept cruisers connected and helped them share information on a 4 … Continue reading

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Charter the New Sanya 57 in the Caribbean

There is no better place to charter in the winter then the Caribbean! Dream Yacht Charter in the Caribbean offers some of the best sailing anywhere on the planet. Tropical delights await you. Crystal clear waters, picture-perfect beaches, scenic anchorages … Continue reading

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Join a Holiday Flotilla With Sunsail

Set yourself free this holiday and join a Sunsail Flotilla! From the Caribbean to the Mediterranean, Sunsail offers unbeatable sailing and watersports fun for everyone. Choose from 4 day to 14 day flotilla routes available in the British Virgin Islands, … Continue reading

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Couples: Thinking of a Catamaran? Sample One on Your Next Vacation!

Catamarans are becoming increasingly popular, but they sail and handle in a completely different way than a monohull. As we age, comfort becomes more important and many folks are considering retiring to the sailing life aboard a multihull. Sample the cruising … Continue reading

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Hands Across the Sea

The reach and positive impact of Hands Across the Sea, co-founded in 2007 by Harriet and Tom (“T.L.”) Linskey to promote children’s literacy and assist schools and libraries in Caribbean communities, is growing quickly. Hands works directly with school principals, … Continue reading

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Horizon Yacht Charters Offers a 30% Discount on Caribbean Sailing Vacations

Why not extend the summer by taking a sailing vacation in the Caribbean? Warm, sunny days coupled with balmy tradewinds and turquoise waters, there couldn’t be a better time of year to enjoy some R&R. Horizon Yacht Charters, with Caribbean … Continue reading

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Horizon Yacht Charters Offers a 30% Discount on Caribbean Sailing Vacations

Why not extend the summer by taking a sailing vacation in the Caribbean? Warm, sunny days coupled with balmy tradewinds and turquoise waters, there couldn’t be a better time of year to enjoy some R&R. Horizon Yacht Charters, with Caribbean … Continue reading

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NARC Rally Sign Ups Have Begun

The 12th Annual NARC Rally (North American Rally to the Caribbean) departs from Newport, RI on Sunday, Oct. 30th or the best weather window after that date. The fleet will begin to gather at the Newport Yachting Center in Newport … Continue reading

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Burglaries in Southern Windward Islands Increase During Dinner Hours

Think twice before heading ashore in these areas or make sure you have some indestructible locks on hand. Over the last two months, several reports have been received from yachts in the Southern Windwards who have been burgled while ashore … Continue reading

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New Garbage Discharge Rules for Caribbean Take Effect Sunday

We hope that this is obvious, but just in case it isn’t, we’re going to say it. Beginning May 1, garbage discharge provisions for special areas under MARPOL Annex V will be implemented for the Caribbean, according to a notice … Continue reading

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