10 Facts About Sextants

10 Facts About Sextants

Wednesday, 16th of August 2017

A classic piece of nautical navigation, the sextant is an intricate and fascinating device that has been used since the eighteenth century to measure the altitude of celestial bodies, as well as horizontal and vertical angles and heights of shore objects.

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6 Of The Best Summer Sailing Trips In The UK

6 Of The Best Summer Sailing Trips In The UK

Thursday, 20th of July 2017

In the summer months many people want to leave behind the British Isles in search of tropical weather, exotic scenery and clear water. However, when it comes to sailing, you don't need to go far afield to find some truly spectacular sailing destinations, in

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Welcome To Our New Site!

Welcome To Our New Site!

Tuesday, 20th of June 2017

Whether you're a frequent traveller across Seachest or it's your first time dropping your digital anchor, we're excited to announce the launch of our brand new website, so welcome back! Along with a fresh lick of a paint and a few digital advancements to help

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5 Best Sailing Destinations For Easter

5 Best Sailing Destinations For Easter

Wednesday, 19th of April 2017

The Easter break may be coming to an end, but now is a better time than any to get thinking about those great sailing expeditions! The sun is shining, you've got the boat back out from storage, all your provisions are at the ready and you've fired up the engine...

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10 Tips To Avoid Seasickness

10 Tips To Avoid Seasickness

Friday, 24th of March 2017

Seasickness can affect anyone, and whether you're a seasoned seafarer that suffers from it or you're new to sailing, the symptoms can be at the very least unpleasant and at worst, put you off enjoying what you love doing most.

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