This edition is Part II of The Island Hopping Digital Guide to the Northwest Caribbean and covers the Cayman Islands.
The Island Hopping Digital Guides are the digital versions of the world-famous cruising guides written by Stephen J. Pavlidis. Over the past 20 years, Stephen J. Pavlidis has written more than 10 excellent cruising guides covering all of the waters from south Florida to the islands of Trinidad and Tobago and everything in between.
Each cruising guide contains many color charts, photos and loads of current local knowledge making this a must-have guide for yachts planning to cruise the Cayman Islands. With full-color aerial harbor photos and full-color sketch charts, it contains extremely accurate hydrographic data based on personally conducted independent surveys by the author. This guide also includes extensive navigational instructions, GPS waypoints, approaches and routes, anchorages, services, dive sites, history, basic information for cruising in Puerto Rico, extensive appendices, contact information and more.
These cruising guides are not only essential for navigation and piloting while cruising , but also for use at anchor or dockside because of the valuable shoreside information they contain. The digital versions also have the added convenience of live links for email and websites to the many services and marinas found throughout the region. In addition, they make excellent planning tools for future adventures.
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Table of ContentsTable of Contents The Basics Anchoring Clothing-What to Bring Currency Dinghy Safety Holidays Hurricane Holes Phoning Home Radio Nets Tides and Currents Weather Broadcasts Using the Charts List of Charts Index of Charts The Cayman Islands Customs and Immigration Getting Around Medical Facilities Moorings Weather A Brief History Cayman Brac The Creek, Stake Bay Dick Sesinger's Bay Little Cayman Owen's Sound Grand Cayman George Town Discovering George Town North Sound East End Driving Around Cayman Dining References Appendices Appendix A: Navigational Lights Appendix B: Marinas Appendix C: Service Facilities Appendix D: Waypoints Appendix E: Metric Conversion Table Appendix F: Cayman Islands Flag About the Author