Boat Courtesy Flag Etiquette & Regulations

Boat Courtesy Flag Etiquette & Regulations

Monday, 30th of January 2017

Sailing is steeped in tradition. Even though aspects of the activity have been heavily modernised, several actions are much as they were decades, even centuries ago. One of these is courtesy flag etiquette - the act of flying a foreign nation’s flag as your

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5 Places To Sail To in 2017

5 Places To Sail To in 2017

Tuesday, 20th of December 2016

What is it you love about sailing? Feeling the wind lapping against your hair? The salty ocean spray on your skin? The adventure of being away from normality? Or the proud moment when you arrive at your destination, or perhaps seeing wildlife you don’t find

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Nautical Themed Christmas Gift Ideas

Nautical Themed Christmas Gift Ideas

Thursday, 10th of November 2016

It won't be long until we're dropping our anchor down for Christmas, how did that happen? With the darker evenings here to stay, and the Christmas adverts already popping up on our TV, it's about time that we started our Christmas shopping. Even if you're

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What's The Difference Between A Yacht and A Superyacht?

What's The Difference Between A Yacht and A Superyacht?

Tuesday, 11th of October 2016

For many, a yacht is the go-to post-lottery-win purchase, It’s always possible to dream a little bigger though, and in the case of top dollar ships, we’re surprised more people don’t imagine themselves behind the wheel of a “superyacht”. Also known

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Sailing With Dogs: 6 Safety Tips
Sailing With Dogs: 6 Safety Tips
Friday, 29th of July 2016

Dogs have always had a beloved place on boats. From Sinbad, the USS coast guard canine sailor, to the many four-legged mascots of the military, simply having a dog on board is to carry on a historic tradition. That said, boats are dangerous enough places for

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Brand Spotlight: NV Charts
Brand Spotlight: NV Charts
Wednesday, 18th of May 2016

It pleases us at Seachest to no end to see new generations of sailors and yachtsman learn and use nautical charts when they take to the water. Better yet, the new advancements they have at their disposable, from upgradable pilots to downloadable apps, mean

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