Heavy Weather Sailing – Reef Your Mainsail Before You Head Upwind!
If you want to learn to sail like a pro, you will want to avoid one of the most common mistakes made by new and veteran sailors alike. Is it pinching too close to the wind? Nope! Or having your sails sheeted in too tight? Not at all! Read on to learn this little-known sailing tip to boost your knowledge to a whole new level!Downwind Sailing Can Be Fun and Easy!
Have you experienced the thrill and wonder of downwind sailing? The wind and seas are behind you as you whoosh along like a surfer on a wave. Learn to sail when the wind blows from astern with these easy sailing tips!A Yacht Charter in Croatia
Have you considered taking a yacht charter in Croatia for your next holiday? The waters around the area and the climate make taking a yacht charter in Croatia perfect for almost the entire year. Insular Croatia is composed of more than one thousand islands. Sailing the waters around these islands would give you the opportunity to see many wonderful sights.The Latest Yacht Gadgets
So you have a new yacht. Congratulations! Now what are you going to do after getting this new toy?Learn to Sail With Magic Shroud Telltales
If you are anything like me, you are always on the lookout for sailing tips that make sailing easier with less effort. When you first learn to sail, it can be tough to “see the wind”. You can feel the wind on your cheek or the back of your neck. But how can you see it? One small sailing helper can help you do this. And it costs just pennies too!Set Sail and Enjoy Yourself
Just because the summer is over, it doesn’t mean that you still can’t enjoy the superb weather we are having right now. One of the most relaxing, but also exciting ways to enjoy the fresh air is to hop on a boat and hit the clear blue ocean. This can only be accomplished one of three ways: You own your own boat, your friends have a boat, or you pay for a cruise. In this article, we are going to touch on the first idea. Having your own boat is freedom amplified to the fullest extent. You can go where you want, at any time you want. The hard part to all this is making the purchase. Here is your solution.What Type Boat Hire Arrangement Do You Need?
A retired naval admiral of the British fleet by the name of Nicholson could well be the “father” of what we know today as boat hire. It was in the fifties when Nicholson bought an old wooden ketch and with it explored the seven seas.The Ferry From Portsmouth to St Malo
If you want to take a nice, relaxing, leisurely crossing across the English Channel, it’s hard to do any better than with Brittany Ferries from Portsmouth to St Malo. The ferry takes around 12 hours overnight and is a nice break from being behind the wheel of a motorhome.Sailing – What Is Coastal Navigation?
What does it mean to have the confidence to go sailing and make sure that your boat stays in safe water? Coastal navigation solves this fast and easy. It’s fun, challenging, and will make you a better sailor and sailing skipper. Read on for this intro on what navigation along a coastline means.Yacht Charter in Croatia – Sailing Holiday Amoung 1,200 Islands
Beautiful islands, countless natural bays and beaches and a warm climate make Croatia a cruising haven with perfect sailing conditions. Croatia has an amazing 5.800 km of coastline and more than a thousand islands.