Destinations

Destinations: Looking for information for your next cruising destinations? Whether you’re planning a sail in the Caribbean or summering in Newport, our destinations resources will help you plan the perfect excursion. Our expansive cache of destination information includes Monthly regional reports filled with seasonal tips and travel itineraries,  Local knowledge on great boating locales, Cruiser resources—complete with photos, Insider tips, marina information and more!

Inside the Outer Banks

Inside the Outer Banks Cruising the sounds of North Carolina’s east coast is full of adventure.  One of the wildest watery destinations for boaters on the East Coast of the U.S. is North…

Bahamas Marinas are Building Back

Bahamas Marinas are Building Back Serious improvements and renovations are proceeding at many Bahama marinas and to start the update, here are four well on their way. Bimini Big Game Club (…

Bahamas National Parks by Boat

The Bahamas’ National Parks by Boat Each marine park offers visitors a unique experience. What brings visitors to the shores of the Bahamas is different for everyone. But you’re sure to gain…

Emerald Gulf Coast

Follow the Emerald Gulf Coast Head west along the sparkling green water from Destin to Orange Beach for great fishing and fantastic seafood. There are stretches along the Gulf of Mexico coastline…

Eleuthera: The Friendly Island

Eleuthera: The Friendly Island For insiders, Eleuthera is one of the most desirable destinations in the Bahamas. For some skippers, though, mentioning the name evokes a “where?” Part of the problem may be…

Crossing to the Bahamas

Making the Crossing Be Prepared before you sail to the Bahamas. Traveling to the Bahamas by boat may seem intimidating with weather, fuel prices, and COVID restrictions, so take the extra steps…

Bungalows Key Largo

Divine Disconnection Escape life’s everyday hassles at the luxurious Bungalows Key Largo. Paradise awaits at Bungalows Key Largo, a secluded, all-inclusive resort set within a botanical garden edged by the ocean. This…

Bitter End Yacht Club adds a new Beach Bar

New Beach Bar for the BEYC Grab yourself a beer on tap, red or white wine by the glass, or a craft cocktail like the Bitter End 2.0 (gin, peach schnapps, ruby…

Dive into the Bahamas

Dive into the Bahamas Explore a stunning world beneath the turquoise waters. There are so many diving opportunities around the 700 islands that make up the Bahamas, it would take weeks for…

Harbour Island, Bahamas

A World of its Own The colors of Harbour Island As the crow flies, 222 miles east of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, lies one of the most enchanting communities found in the Bahamas: Harbour…

Planning Your Next Vacation

Vacation Vibes Follow these tips to plan a fun and hassle-free getaway. Sweaters and scarves are packed away while pools are uncovered and boats are readied for warm days spent on the…

Lovango Resort + Beach Club Opens in the USVI

Stay overnight or come for the day. The USVI’s latest cay-side vacation spot, the Lovango Resort + Beach Club, recently opened for guests seeking a relaxing getaway at an easy-to-reach Caribbean destination.…

Cruising the Texas Coast

Cajun Coastline Make your way down the Texas ICW from Kemah to Corpus Christi The Texas coastline journeys in a gentle new moon arc from the Cajun flavor of Port Arthur on…

Cruising on Florida’s Gulf Coast

Cultural Cruising on Florida’s Gulf Coast Stroll the waterfronts of Sarasota, Tampa, and St. Petersburg for some lively entertainment. You’ve seen this on nautical charts when you’re cruising Florida’s Gulf Coast: The Florida…

What’s New In The Bahamas In February

WHAT’S NEW IN THE BAHAMAS IN FEBRUARY NASSAU, Bahamas, 01 February 2022 — Travellers can exchange their winter blues for warm turquoise waters this winter season. Though temperatures have cooled a bit,…