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Cruising the Ragged Islands

http://www.bahamas. co.uk/things-to-do/bahamas-Cruising the Ragged Islands: Johnson Cay. Photo by Rick Caroselli

It was our third attempt in as many years when we finally made it to the Ragged Islands. The third time was the charm. We’ve spent the last six winters cruising in the Bahamas and have been fortunate to have …

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The Marina at Emerald Bay Echo – December 2013

THE 130-FOOT LUXURY MOTOR YACHT “ARIOSA” featuring five staterooms and offering charter in the Bahamas and Eastern Caribbean, was a recent visitor to the Marina at Emerald Bay. The marina offers berthing on Bellingham floating docks to vessels up to 260 feet and with drafts of 14 feet or less. (Photo courtesy of Susan Wyatt)

FUELING SYSTEM UPGRADES COMPLETED- Renovations to our complete fuel storage system have been completed and our clients can be assured of having the cleanest possible marine fuels available. Contaminants in fuel tanks, including water, sediment and various fungus can play …

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The Marina at Emerald Bay Echo – October 2013

BELLINGHAM FLOATING DOCKS make life easy at Emerald Bay Marina. Wide aluminum ramps make docks easily accessible (even with golf carts) and adjust automatically to tidal fluctuations of two to four feet. (Photo courtesy of Susan Wyatt)

GET QUALIFIED AT OUR MARINA DIVE CENTRE – Emerald Bay Marina offers diving lessons at 9 a.m. every day except Sunday. According to Dive Master/Manager Lennox Trusty, the course includes a 20 minute video plus a lecture by the dive …

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Marina at Emerald Bay Echo – September 2013

SUPERYACHT ”BOARDWALK”, a recent Emerald Bay Marina visitor, is the 7th hull in Westport Yacht’s 164 flagship yacht series, and is a composite yacht of 49.98 metres in length (164 ft). Boardwalk is a tri-deck superyacht which can accommodate up to 12 guests in 6 cabins. Boardwalk is powered by Twin MTU 16V4000 diesel engines which drive her to an impressive mid 20 knot top speed. The luxury yacht is named after the popular Kemah, Texas, amusement complex on Houston's Clear Lake. (Photo compliments of Susan Wyatt)

HAVE WE GOT AMENITIES? BUT OF COURSE!– When it comes to amenities, Emerald Bay Marina stands out with a long list ranging from the very tiny (video lending library) to the massive (18-hole Par-72 Greg Norman designed golf course), but …

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Marina at Emerald Bay Echo – June 2013

    GET YOUR PARTS DUTY,TAX FREE- Heading our way? Need to have some spares sent to you? Listen up and save yourself a lot of delay, grief and expense. If you are legitimately a foreign yacht in transit visiting …

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Marina at Emerald Bay Echo – May 2013

    GREAT THINGS A HAPPENING! – A wide range of major marina improvements have been announced for The Marina at Emerald Bay, commencing this year, according to Manager Dale Westin. “Our goal is make the Marina at Emerald Bay …

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AWOL at Warderick Wells

A week later the boat lay to two stout anchors at Warderick Wells in the central Exumas and left a distinct wake behind her in the narrow curving channel between the island and a broad shoal so shallow it was …

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