Topic: sailing-tips

How to Pick Up a Mooring Ball

by James Kell / IN youtube, how to, Sailing Tips / April 08, 2018

Picking up mooring balls is a key sailing skill. Here's how to do it well. 

Picking up a mooring ball and securing it effectively to your boat is a technique. If...

How To Anchor Stern-To (Video)

by James Kell / IN Sailing Tips, how to, youtube / March 25, 2018

Anchoring stern-to can be daunting. Here's how we do it.

Knowing how to anchor stern-to is critical if you want to enjoy your sailing vacation in the...

How To Anchor - 10 Tips

by James Kell / IN Sailing Tips, how to / February 25, 2018

Anchor well, sleep well

Anchoring is a fundamental skill in sailing. However unless you are living on your boat or sailing for a living, there are several...

Boat Safety Briefing - Tips

by James Kell / IN safety brief yacht, Sailing Tips / February 10, 2018

How to give a great safety briefing

As the captain, you will need to give a safety briefing. Let’s make you great at it. Watch the video below and give us some...

How To Do Barefoot Cruises

by James Kell / IN General, Sailing Tips / September 08, 2016

9 Things You Need For Great Barefoot Cruises

Barefoot Cruises are some of the best vacations you'll ever have. No shoes = barefoot = warm weather = yessss....

15 Things Skippers Should Know About The Caribbean

by James Kell / IN Guide, Sailing Tips / August 27, 2016

"What Should I Know About Sailing In The Caribbean?"

If that is on your mind this post should help you. This post contains sailing tips designed for skippers who...

Qualifications You Need To Charter A Boat - Barefoot Cruises

by James Kell / IN Sailing Tips / August 26, 2016

Barefoot cruises sound good? Sailing qualifications you need to self-skipper

Sailing in the Caribbean is a dream vacation for most people. There are a few ways...

Fastseas - An Incredible Passage Planning Tool

by James Kell / IN opinions, Sailing Tips / August 08, 2016

Fastseas = Gamechanger

Every now and then you come across a product or service that blows your socks off.  Cue Fastseas.  We're going to gush a bit right now.  This...


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