Electronics Made Easy

BWS Publisher George Day takes a look at how to simplify your setup by mounting your gadgets and antennas out of sight and out of mind. Check out the special section on Safety & Electronics in the February issue of BWS on newsstands now. Modern cruising boats are often fitted

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New Guide Available for Aeolian Islands

Anyone planning to cruise the Sicily region of Italy will want to be sure to get a copy of this guide. Il Miglio Blue, a bareboat and crewed pleasure yacht rentals company predominately in Sicily, has produced a pilot specifically for the Aeolian Islands. This initiative provides nautical and tourist

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New Visa Rules for Cruising in Turkey

Anyone heading to Turkey in 2012 will want to make sure they follow up to get the most up to date news on this information provided by www.noonsite.com. New visa rules for visitors to Turkey are to start on February 1, 2012, before the main tourist season starts. This ruling

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Product Survey

The following is an expanded provisioning spreadsheet from Marci Paravia's article "Provisioning in the Pacific" in the October 2011 issue of Blue Water Sailing. Survey Says: (Prices from June 3, 2010 Papeete [$1.00 U.S. = ± 89.36 Polynesian Francs (XPF) and July 26, 2010 Pago Pago – prices converted to

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