Dropping Anchor

Readers’ favourite Anchorages of the World Showcasing your favourite anchorages. Malakal Harbour From Kraken Yachts Creative Director Trystan Grace Location: Malakal Harbour, Palau Coordinates: 7°20.29’N 134°27.06’E Seabed: Good holding in sand or mooring buoys Protection: Well protected from all directions. I will never forget the morning we approached Palau. The early morning rays and perfectly […]

Dropping Anchor

Readers’ favourite Anchorages of the World Showcasing your favourite anchorages. Makogai Island From Kraken Yachts Chairman Dick Beaumont Location: Makogai Island, Fiji, South Pacific Coordinates: 17°26.42’S 178°57.16’E Seabed: Good holding in fine sand Protection: Very good except for strong north westerlies. In the event of strong north westerlies, yachts can move to anchor south of […]

Dropping Anchor

Readers’ favourite Anchorages of the World Showcasing your favourite anchorages. Crocus Bay From Ocean Sailor Readers John & Heather Leslie Location: Crocus Bay, Anguilla Coordinates: 18°13.250’N 63°04.076’W Seabed: Fairly good holding in sand Protection: Good protection from the northeast to the south A lovely escape from the madness of St. Barts or Saint Martin is […]

Dropping Anchor

Readers’ favourite Anchorages of the World Showcasing your favourite anchorages. Canna Harbour From Ocean Sailor Reader Chris Chandler Location: Canna Harbour, Inner Hebrides, Scotland, UK Cordinates: 57° 3’22.372″N 6°29′ 39.664″W Seabed: Good holding in mud Protection: Good from all directions in the anchorage as marked with an anchor This idyllic little harbour in the Scottish […]

Sailing the Andaman Sea

With over 1,400 islands, Thailand is a sailor’s paradise By Trystan Grace With the wintery weather taking a grip in the UK and Europe, we travel to Thailand this month and slip the lines in Phuket, writes Trystan Grace. This is a beautiful part of the world and a great playground for sailors from all […]