This article is a very succint decalogue of what a sailor must expect from, and therefore prepare to, a cruise in high latituides, meaning roughly North – or South – of the 50th parallel. General meteorology. Besides being often extreme, the main characteristic of the weather in high latitudes is its extreme volubility. Conditions are governed by the passing of …
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Overview: the waters between Sardinia and Corsica are the most famous of the Med. Challenging winds, sheltered archipelagos, crystal waters and fashionable harbours. The top places to visit: Porto Cervo, La Maddalena archipelago, Budelli, Cavallo and Lavezzi, Bonifacio, Tavolara Island and Caprera Our rating: Wind and Sea: testing. Kids friendly: medium Lifestyle: super-fashionable Gourmet: medium Mileage (approx) :80-100 Cruise length: …
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Dear Readers,   here is volume II of Voyages, collecting a series of pictures and ideas about the Ocean Enjoy!  
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If I were Odin I would holiday in the Lofoten, but my own private Asgard would be in Senja. The beauty of the Lofoten islands and the excellent marketing work of its business-oriented inhabitants give most travelers the impression that Norway, for all practical purposes, ends there. Most boats which arrived here, admittedly a long way off everywhere else, just …
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Overview: in a matter of miles you have the most exclusive island of the planet and one of the wildest, like Mustique and the Tobago Keys. Everyone wants to sail the Caribbean and there’s plenty to see. Each island is different and all share the same easy going atmosphere: everybody wants to have fun! The top places to visit: St …
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Norway offers some of the best ski-sailing opportunities in the World, together with Alaska and Bc. But the main advantage of Noway its the relatively easy access… Itineraries: ski sailing cruises depart from Tromso and are focused in the area of the Lyngen peninsula and the outer islands NE of Tromso. The Whole area is sheltered from the North Atlantic …
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The sea is like a white noise, the texture of a sheet of paper where nature draws its islands and men write their dreams. The Lofoten archipelago is a young mountain chain of wild and courageous peaks which sinks dramatically into the North Atlantic Ocean from the coast of Norway well above the Arctic Circle. Its geographic exuberance charms sailors …
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Here is our personal selection of Amazing anchorages around the World Caleta Brecknock, in Chilean Patagonia, stands high in the memories of every sailor who had the chance to anchor there. Ford’s Terror, in South East Alaska, is so well protected that even boats find it hard to get in… Staten Island, a forbidden Anchorage in Southern Argentina Lavezzi, Bonifacio …
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