THE CRUISING GUIDE TO THE VIRGIN ISLANDS, 18TH EDITION
THE CRUISING GUIDE TO THE WINDWARD ISLANDS 18TH EDITION
Two splendid cruising guides that are essential reading for any yacht, of any size, bound for the Caribbean.
We begin with the 18th edition of The Cruising Guide to the Virgin Islands by Nancy and Simon Scott, which is proudly celebrating its 35th Anniversary. Filled with colorful sketch charts and color aerial photography, the guide assists cruisers with navigation information and enhances their voyage or vacation by steering them to the most interesting sights, the best restaurants and shopping, the finest resorts and the leading marine facilities.
This 2017/2018 edition, completely updated, is packed with the latest info on navigation and pilotage (including key GPS coordinates), customs and immigration regulations, weather, communications, haul-out facilities chandleries and much, much more. Additionally, the guide includes a free, color 27in x 17in planning chart covering the British and US Virgin Islands.
Like the Guide to the Virgin Islands, the 18th edition of the Guide to the Windward Islands by Chris Doyle is packed with all the information a cruiser needs to navigate this wonderful part of the world. A popular feature is the directory, which gives the names, phone numbers, emails and website addresses of most yacht businesses. The guide covers the four main Windward Islands including Martinique, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and Grenada, as well as exploring many of the smaller sister islands. The guide also contains a free, color, 21in x 17in planning chart of the Windward Islands.
Both publications are available at chandleries and bookstores and from www.cruisingguides.com