Captain's Log

Tales, images and sailors' tips about all the wonders of the seven seas

VIDEO TUTORIAL / 10 Knots Every Sailor Should Know


Today we talk about sailing knots! Every good sailor needs a good knowledge of the...

THE DISASTER LIST: HERE WE ARE THE TOP TEN OF THE BREAKAGES ON BOARD


As every year, Yachting World magazine, organizer of the ARC (3,000 miles from the...

Are you sure you've chosen the right fender?


Deciding the right size, the number and trying to spend as little as possible: this is,...

Special report: ship's papers & documentation on board


Spring is coming. The weather begins to be friendly and we can't wait to give in to the...

The hard life of sailor in winter: 5 tips to face the bad season


Being sailors during the warmer months is easy but when the temperature begins to drop,...

All you need to know about METS 2016, the 'insiders' trade show


The Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, Miami, recently ended successfully. Now in...