Sailors Guide to the Windward Islands
by Chris Doyle
This new guide now features color sketch charts that aid greatly in cruise planning, as well as a first-time comprehensive separate directory of ... Show synopsis This new guide now features color sketch charts that aid greatly in cruise planning, as well as a first-time comprehensive separate directory of services. A new chart series of the Winward Islands by Caribbean Yachting Charts have been recently introduced in the U.S. by Cruising Guide Publications, the exclusive U.S. distributor. These detailed color charts are cross referenced in the Sailor's Guide to the Windward Islands to make navigating easier and more precise. Both the charts and the guide have GPS waypoints to aid yachtsmen. Covering the islands from Grenada north through Martinique, the up-dated guide also includes color aerial photography to further assist in navigation and providing invaluable information on anchorages. A wide range of topics are covered in the revised guide including GPS coordinates, the latest information on marinas, water sports, marine services, resorts and restaurants, area sights, regulations affecting the yachtsman and invaluable navigational directions. Many color photographs depicting the spectacular scenery and cruising opportunities in this island chain, as well as a wealth of information on shoreside activities. The guide covers the four main Windward Islands including; Martinique, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and Grenada, as well as exploring many of the smaller sister islands. In addition there are sections of the book devoted to scuba diving and cruising information.