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Search: Posts Made By: 1Nomad
Forum: Seamanship & Navigation 07-07-2014
Replies: 19
Views: 1,399
Posted By 1Nomad
Re: Case Study in Surviving a Tropical Storm

Thanks again to everyone, I've learned a ton. And Rule 62 leaves quite a legacy and more to learn. I've changed the title of the post from "cyclone" to "tropical storm." Forgive me for any...
Forum: Seamanship & Navigation 07-06-2014
Replies: 19
Views: 1,399
Posted By 1Nomad
Re: Case Study in Surviving a Cat 1 Tropical Cyclone

Thanks again to everyone. I've learned alot from the discussion. I almost wish I could have a "do over," but without my wife and daughter on board, whose screams made it so difficult to think...
Forum: Seamanship & Navigation 07-05-2014
Replies: 19
Views: 1,399
Posted By 1Nomad
Re: Case Study in Surviving a Cat 1 Tropical Cyclone

Also in response to Killarny, yes I did ease the job when I found I could not furl it. Actually, I think the jib saved me and got me to land, since both engines ended up challenged and unreliable in...
Forum: Seamanship & Navigation 07-05-2014
Replies: 19
Views: 1,399
Posted By 1Nomad
Re: Case Study in Surviving a Cat 1 Tropical Cyclone

I've not had a chance to process all the replies, which I surely appreciate. I'll add further comments as I have an opportunity but let me answer some questions first.

1. The anchor held in...
Forum: Seamanship & Navigation 07-03-2014
Replies: 19
Views: 1,399
Posted By 1Nomad
Case Study in Surviving a Cat 1 Tropical Cyclone

I just returned from Sailing in Phang Nga Bay and during my journey encountered a Category 1 Tropical Cyclone. I've been going over in my mind how things could have turned out better. I would...
Forum: Southeast Asia 05-30-2014
Replies: 5
Views: 394
Posted By 1Nomad
Re: Chartering Krabi / Thailand

I am going out of Phuket next month with Sunsail. See my other posts.
Forum: Southeast Asia 05-30-2014
Replies: 1
Views: 1,363
Posted By 1Nomad
Re: Sunsail Phuket?

I'm sailing with them out of Phuket next month! Very excited about it. I just posted a question regarding whether to sail clockwise or counterclockwise in the bay. Can you post a response? I'd be...
Forum: Southeast Asia 05-30-2014
Replies: 0
Views: 165
Posted By 1Nomad
Smile Phang Nga Bay in SW season - Clockwise or counterclockwise?

I apologize if this seems a naive question but I've not consulted many charts (they are very expensive for this region) and am developing a float plan for a voyage out of Phuket next month. I've got...
Forum: Chartering 01-28-2014
Replies: 3
Views: 550
Posted By 1Nomad
Best Charter Company or Broker in Phuket

We are heading to Phuket in June. Have used Sunsail twice before (BVI, Grenadines) but their inventory in Phuket is lacking (we need a 38 ft cat). Can anyone share experience with charter companies...
Forum: Chartering 01-24-2014
Replies: 0
Views: 395
Posted By 1Nomad
Catamaran Dilemma: Tikki vs Lagoon/Leopard

We are heading to Phuket this summer and have traditionally sailed a Lagoon or Leopard type of vessel but wondering if the Tikki catamarans might be a good choice for my small family. Its just 5 of...
Forum: Chartering 01-12-2014
Replies: 4
Views: 996
Posted By 1Nomad
Best Bareboat Charter companies in Phuket Thailand?

We are considering a trip this summer. We've used Sunsail twice (and they have a marina there) but would consider other options that are reputable. We would need a 38 foot catamaran for my family...
Forum: Chartering 01-12-2014
Replies: 9
Views: 395
Posted By 1Nomad
Re: Martinique to the Grenadines Charter

I took my family from St. Vincent to Greneda in June a couple years ago. Fantastic trip. Resources on Greneda seem more substantial than on St. Vincent. There is an airport - I believe - in...
Forum: Caribbean Islands 10-30-2013
Replies: 6
Views: 419
Posted By 1Nomad
Re: Seeking advice: St Lucia to Guadeloupe

Thanks to both of you. Having sailed south in that region (St. Vincent to Grenada), I am wondering of the wind conditions heading north. Are they comparable in that direction? Also, Sunsail does...
Forum: Caribbean Islands 10-30-2013
Replies: 6
Views: 419
Posted By 1Nomad
Re: Seeking advice: St Lucia to Guadeloupe

Thanks so much.

I will have more questions for you shortly! You've given me alot to think about.
Forum: Caribbean Islands 10-29-2013
Replies: 6
Views: 419
Posted By 1Nomad
Seeking advice: St Lucia to Guadeloupe

Have sailed already from St Vincent to Grenada with Sunsail. Now thinking to go in opposite direction, starting in St. Lucia and visiting Martinique and Dominica en route to Guadeloupe. Would...
Forum: Caribbean 10-29-2013
Replies: 0
Views: 295
Posted By 1Nomad
Seeking advice on St Lucia to Guadeloupe

Have sailed already from St Vincent to Grenada with Sunsail. Now thinking to go in opposite direction, starting in St. Lucia and visiting Martinique and Dominica en route to Guadeloupe. Would...
Forum: Chartering 09-24-2013
Replies: 2
Views: 518
Posted By 1Nomad
Re: Croatia vs Turkey

Thanks for such a complete reply! I am trying to book through Sunsail. Turkey at the moment is $2K cheaper than Croatia. Given your review of both it seems Turkey is the better bet if for no other...
Forum: Chartering 09-24-2013
Replies: 2
Views: 518
Posted By 1Nomad
Croatia vs Turkey

Would appreciate advice on which region offers superior sailing experience based on:

1) Wind conditions
2) Charter companies and boat condition
3) Local attractions
4) Cost

Many thanks -...
Forum: Chartering 09-24-2013
Replies: 6
Views: 1,270
Posted By 1Nomad
Re: Yachtico - Are they any good?

They also go by the name A Yacht Charter Group and offer some nice looking vessels. Who knows them?
Forum: Chartering 09-22-2013
Replies: 6
Views: 1,270
Posted By 1Nomad
Yachtico - Are they any good?

Looking at renting a 40 ft cat in Croatia from this company. Any experience you have had with them would be appreciated.
Forum: Chartering 09-22-2013
Replies: 17
Views: 1,299
Posted By 1Nomad
Re: First charter: advice needed for Europe

Hello - I've been reading this thread and wondered if I could get more info on sailing Croatian coast as I am considering for next year. Are winds reasonable - that is - truly decent sailing? I am...
Forum: Chartering 09-22-2013
Replies: 4
Views: 546
Posted By 1Nomad
Croatia - Quality of Sailing and Charter Options

Hello, am considering this venture with my family. This follows an exhilarating voyage from St. Vincent to Greneda where we encountered 20+ kt winds daily. It was like sailing on the back of a...
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