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Cruising World

The Charter Issue 2021

Cruising World is your passport for exploring the world’s coastlines and oceans while voyaging under sail. Its contributors inspire and entertain through stories, pictures and videos that underscore the beauty and adventure of sailing, while providing instruction on the disciplines of seamanship, navigation and boat handling. The Cruising World community is made up of experienced, committed sailors and boat owners. No matter their long-range sailing plans, Cruising World’s mission is to nurture their dreams with practical how-to information and stirring real-life adventure features.

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Bonnier Corporation
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8 Issues

in this issue

2 min
fiji’s blue lane initiative update

For the first time in a year, Fiji has reported COVID-19 cases with-in the community, resulting in a temporary 14-day lockdown of its capital, Suva, and other major cities Lautoka and Nadi, while the government carries out contact tracing to contain the spread. This news comes just weeks before an influx of boats is expected to arrive at the country’s shores in time for this year’s sailing season, illustrating the unpredictable nature of the ongoing pandemic and the challenge facing officials who hope to keep the country open to visiting cruisers. For a nation whose economy relies heavily on tourism, its Blue Lane Initiative, which safely welcomed around 100 boats last year, has provided a much-needed lifeline for businesses and contractors. It has enabled the country to offer crew changes for…

1 min
new gear

1. HELLY HANSEN SALT COASTAL JACKET • $300 • HELLYHANSEN.COM Available for men and women, the new Salt Coastal Jacket offers classic Helly Hansen style and is full of modern features. The jacket is constructed of two-layer fabric that is waterproof and breathable, with a durable water-repellent treatment. It’s designed to offer full protection from water and wind, with a fit that allows for maximum freedom of movement. 2. GARMIN MSC 10 SATELLITE COMPASS • $1,099 • GARMIN.COM With our ever-increasing reliance on electronics for navigation, it’s important that these devices are as accurate as possible. Unlike a traditional electronic compass, the MSC 10 uses satellites for position and won’t be impacted by magnetic interference, which can often degrade heading accuracy. 3. SIREN MARINE SIREN 3 PRO • $749 • SIRENMARINE.COM The Siren 3 Pro is the latest…

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marinemax vacations

Your Dream Vacation Is Calling… When Will You Answer? Cruise beautiful blue waters and explore the British Virgin Islands or Bahamas aboard a luxurious, amenity-packed power catamaran charter. Our fleet ranges from 44 to 54 fleet, with 3, 4, and 5 cabins, and is the perfect floating vacation home for your trip of a lifetime. Contact us to start planning today. Also, did you know you could own one of these power catamarans in our fleet without the expense and hassle while still spending up to 9 weeks a year aboard? Call (813) 644-8070 to learn about our Charter Yacht Ownership Program. LOCATIONS: BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS, THE BAHAMAS FLEET SIZE: 40 CONTACT: MARINEMAXVACATIONS.COM (813) 644-8071 See Cruising World’s Charter Directory and Chartering 101 resources at cruisingworld.com/charter…

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dream yacht charter

Sail the world’s most beautiful destinations with us, the world leader in yacht chartering. Make the most of your precious vacation and choose from the widest choice of inspiring cruising grounds and the largest fleet around. We’ve reopened in Abacos, or you can sail the US Virgin Islands, Key West and our other USA bases. The Bahamas, Tahiti and the Mediterranean are waiting for you. Can’t sail? Hire a skipper, or charter by the cabin. If you want to experience exclusive luxury, book an all-inclusive crewed charter. RELAX RECHARGE RESET LOCATIONS: USA, CENTRAL AMERICA, SOUTH AMERICA, CARIBBEAN, BAHAMAS, MEDITERRANEAN, PACIFIC OCEAN, INDIAN OCEAN, SOUTH EAST ASIA, SCANDINAVIA, ATLANTIC OCEAN FLEET SIZE: 1,000+ YACHTS CONTACT: 1.855.208.7567 INFONA@DREAMYACHTCHARTER.COM WWW.DREAMYACHTCHARTER.COM…

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cruise abaco

Cruise the sailing paradise of the Abaco Islands in the Bahamas aboard the latest models of our beautiful Jeanneau Monohulls or gorgeous Fountaine Pajot Catamarans. In additionto Bareboat charters we offer a unique concept of “Captained by Day, Bareboat by Night”SM. Learn to sail at our award winning ASA Sailing School. Book your trip today at cruiseabaco.com! Bareboat & Captained Charters in Beautiful Abaco, Bahamas LOCATION: ABACO, BAHAMAS FLEET SIZE: 16 CONTACT: U.S. PHONE: 321-473-4223 WWW.CRUISEABACO.COM RESERVATIONS@CRUISEABACO.COM…

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CYOA, has been providing charter vacations since 1980. Our fleet of well-maintained boats is available for bareboat or skippered charters. CYOA’s charter base is less than 10 minutes away from the St. Thomas International airport so you’ll spend less time commuting and more time on the water. Our central location gives you great access to the US, British and Spanish Virgin Islands. 100% Air Conditioned Fleet, many with watermakers and ice machines. LOCATIONS: FRENCHTOWN MARINA, ST. THOMAS, USVI FLEET SIZE: 40 CONTACT: +1 386-210-4155 US & CANADA: 800-944-2962 WWW.CYOACHARTERS.COM INFO@CYOACHARTERS.COM…