In light of The Maritime Labour Convention 2006 (MLC), Captain Rod Hatch takes a nostalgic trip down memory lane, reminding us all that yacht crew have never had it so good. But would he change the early days for the softer times that came with bigger vessels, easier conditions, more security, more risk-averseness, less adventure?
An archipelago of 13 islands off the coast of Lombok, the Gili islands are within a two hour fast boat ride from Bali and will astound you with its pristine beauty. Largely uninhabited, these islands can offer you a cruising ground of pristine coral reefs, turquoise water and white sandy deserted tr...
Zagat is your guide to discovering the best restaurants, bars, shops and hotels in dozens of top locations. Read more.
Strides is the easiest way to track all your goals, with custom reminders to keep you motivated and on track. Read More
A few trends rose and fell last year, and the the emphasis is no longer on friend, follower and fan style feeds. Read a review.
The taxi app - UBER - was long overdue but now faces closure by monopolies worldwide. Read more
Urbanspoon is the #1 app dedicated to finding the best food and dining at over a million restaurants. Read more
A personal travel guide - a jaw droppingly beautiful place bursting at the seams with wildlife and adventure. Read more.
easyJet just got easier for iPhone and iPod users with this FREE easyJet app. Read more
An inspiring collection of the world's most charming hotels and gourmet restaurants. Read More.
Convert every world currency with the XE Currency App – Free Edition. Read more
A useful and informative app to prepare you for your next dream holiday on the Gold Coast. Read More
A complete tour and travel guide to help you get the most out of your visit to the Caribbean Islands. Read more.
Intelsat is the leading provider of fixed satellite services worldwide. Read more.
Visitor's guide to the beautiful island of Lanzarote in the Canary Islands. Read More.
Flight planning and travel risk management just got a whole lot easier with MedAire's comprehensive risk assessment app. Read more
The North Face® Snow Report has everything you need for your next trip to the mountains. Read more.
MarineTraffic displays real-time positions of ships worldwide. It covers a huge number of important shipping routes. Read a review.
For all you Salty Dogs and Surf Dudes, a great weather app. Wind, wave and weather data can be accessed for almost 3000 spots. Read a review.
Vacation Awaits – This app now offers a new way to search for and reserve luxury yacht charters simply and quickly. Read a review.
Reduce the risk of port state control detentions with this app's interactive checklist. Read a review.
The DC Wire Sizer is the most complete and comprehensive marine DC wire-sizing tool available. Read a review
A well designed app series for all lighthouse fans, photographers, yachtsmen and sailors. The app is combined with a free Photo Sharing service. Read a review.
The Diving Dude Team brings you an update on the best app for Scuba Divers. Read a review.
Just because you’re stuck scrubbing down the hull or manning a late-night watch does not grant you an automatic excuse to be negligent in your sporting life. Read a review
Between countries, between tax codes, between currencies, between banks? Imagine if there was an app... Read a review
WhatsApp Messenger is a smartphone messenger available for iPhone and other smartphones, allowing for cross-platform messaging without all the hidden fees. Read a review.
From a simple checklist to full-blown projects, 2Do is useful task manager that keeps you organized. Read a review
A free new smartphone app gives New Zealand water users easy access to any information they need when heading out onto the water. Read a Review
Looking for something on your boat? At the chandler and can’t remember what it was you wanted? Here's an app for you! Read a review.
If you become easily bored with the music you own, a range of apps and sites allow you to stream pre-made playlists. Read a review.
In today's world of information overload, it's harder and harder to organize what you want to read online. Along comes Pocket. Read a review.
Following on from MLC 2006, the developers of Triton Administrator have created a new web app you might need! Read a review.
No more racking your brain to remember someone’s name! Evernote’s mobile phone and tablet app Hello is just the ticket. Read a review
Eight mobile apps offering a high-tech solution for a problem you didn’t even know you had! Read a Review.
International's Boat Paint Guide has gone digital! Everything you need to know to keep your boat beautiful and sailing smoothly. Read a review
For fluency or just for brushing up, here are five great language-learning apps to help you get where you want to be. Read a review
Are you swotting up for your OOW? These apps could help you pass the dreaded oral exam! Read a review
Y.CO's app provides users with up to date information on luxury yachts available for sale and charter worldwide. Read more
We all know apps are useful, but have you ever thought about what they could do for your yachting career? Help or hinder? Read a review
Renowned sailor Skip Novak explains the fundamentals of sailing through heavy weather. Read more.
A great navigational app for boaters, yachties, fishermen and water sports enthusiasts! Available for multiple regions. Read more.
When it comes to exercise, are you counting the hundreds of steps up and down to the sun deck? Read a review.
With the Monaco Yacht Show this week, stay focused and let the "My Monte-Carlo" app take care of the basics. Read more.
The official app for FLIBS, St. Petersburg, Miami Beach and Palm Beach International Boat Shows. Read more.
Fort Lauderdale Fun+Sun Travel Guide by Lynne Helm keeps you up on what's new, hot, hip and happening. Read more.
Yachting App Delivers Resources & Advice for Crew and Guest Safety – from Sea to Shore. Read more.
Starring You! Cast Yourself as a Dancing Elf!
Yachtie lets you share your yacht's position and keep track of where your boating friends and family are. Perfect for co-ordinating rendezvous or just staying in touch. Read a review.
One-stop Boat and Ship navigation and seamanship resource. A dozen apps in one – from unit converter to boating regulations. Read a review.
AroundMe is a great app for finding local businesses and bars when you arrive in port - or anywhere else for that matter! Read a review
Here are some of the best apps for you to follow the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi! Get live video, stats, medal counts and much more. Read a review
In the cramped quarters shared by yacht crew, it’s especially important to use space wisely.
Our wet slip facility located to the west end of the property may accommodate up to 200 vessels of up to 100' in length and 9' of draft. Enjoy unprecedented views of Biscayne Bay, Brickell, and Downtown immediately to the west
Welcome to your gateway to the Barbados Riviera! Port St Charles Resort located on the north western coast of Barbados facing the idyllic aquamarine Caribbean sea offers beautiful villas and apartments on the seafront.
The 5th St. Marina is located in South Florida on the Miami River split by the 5th St. Bridge. West of the Bridge, there is a full service boatyard for vessels up to 90 ft LOA operated by Norseman Shipbuilding.
Royal Phuket Marina is Asia’s most sophisticated high-tech yachting haven and is a proud recipient of the prestigious “5 Golden Anchor Award” .
Berthing at d'Albora Marinas Rushcutters Bay guarantees you front row seats to all of Sydney's on water events including The Sydney to Hobart Race.
A strategic port of call for sailors travelling south from Europe, Marina Lanzarote is the first fully serviced marina upon arriving in the Canaries. The town is full of historical maritime charm centered around two natural harbours.
Nelson's Dockyard Marina is within the Nelson's Dockyard National Park in Antigua and is the only working Georgian dockyard in the world.
Ideally situated between Venice and Corfu, Porto Montenegro offers marina guests a full homeport solution amidst one of the world’s most spectacular cruising grounds
The best location to prepare for your Canal transits, a base for cruising the archipelago of San Blas and Bocas del Toro Islands, free of hurricane anxiety.
Palma de Mallorca's newest marina, right in the heart of the city!
Pantalán del Mediterráneo is situated in the heart of Palma de Mallorca´s harbor boulevard ( Paseo Marítimo) We offer moorings for yachts from 20m to 60m.
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