Originally Posted by TQA
There is the St Maarten Cruiser's Net which starts at 0730 on VHF Channel 14 [ I THINK ? ] Mon-Sat.
You might find a genuine cruiser that way. If I was there I certainly would have been prepared to talk for my supper!
Thanks, TQA. With the list of possible hangouts and marinas and armed with this I feel like a well informed
newbie. Yeah, people love to talk about themselves and with dinner thrown in I may have a shot at visiting a cruising boat and edging a little close to my dream.