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Boat Shows – Events Calendar Spring 2012

Budapest Boat Show 1st – 4th March, Budapest
HISWA Amsterdam Boat Show 6th – 11th March, Amsterdam
Dubai International Boat Show 13th – 17th March, Dubai
Moscow International Boat Show 20th – 25th March, Moscow
Palm Beach International Boat Show 22nd – 25th March, Florida
PIMEX Phuket Boat Show
29th March – 1st April, Phuket
Boat Asia 12th – 15th April, Singapore
Croatia Boat Show 17th – 22nd April, Split
China (Shanghai) International Boat Show 19th – 22nd April, Shanghai
Venice International Boat Show 13th – 15th & 20th – 22nd April, Venice
Belgrade Boat Show 4th – 8th May, Belgrade
Internautica International Boat Show 8th – 13th May, Portorož, Slovenia
Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show 24th – 27th May, Sanctuary Cove, Australia
Snorkeling & Diving - What to do on Yacht Holiday

Top 3 Scuba Diving Spots

The Great Blue Hole, Belize
The Great Blue Hole is an underwater sinkhole off the coast of Belize that was formed in the ice age. It is over 400m in depth and makes for an exhilarating dive. Several species of shark can be found lurking in the depths, and the hole is surrounded by beautiful coral reefs.

The Wreck of the RMS Rhone, Tortola (BVI)
The RMS Rhone is the wreckage of a royal mail steamship that lies off Salt Island in the British Virgin Islands. The wreck is largely intact and many colorful fish can be seen swimming through the vessel and its scattered remains on the ocean floor.

The Great Barrier Reef, Australia
The Great Barrier Reef is the largest reef on earth. It is made up of amazing coral formations and is home to an abundance of fish, sharks, rays, turtles and marine mammals that thrive amongst its vast landscape.

 

Yachtico

24. January 2012

Laura Dekker sailed safely into Saint Martin on Saturday after circumnavigating the world solo on her boat Guppy.

She was born on a boat off the coast of New Zealand, and has loved sailing all her life.

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Something to make you smile

Here are a few little sailing jokes to fill any awkward silences at sea:

Why didn’t the crew play cards?
Because the captain was always standing on the deck

What is a shark’s favorite game?
Swallow the leader

Why did the sailor jump rope?
He hoped he’d become a skipper

Why are pirates called pirates?
Because they ARRRGH!

Where to you take a sick boat?
To the dock