Chart List:

ICW Chartbook (Ft. Lauderdale – Key West
4402   Caribbean Sea
28004 Caribbean Sea – Northwest Part
28006 Caribbean Sea – Southwest Part
11441 Key West Harbor and Approaches
11447 Key West Harbor
1217   Straits of Florida (Southern)
27120 Yucatan Channel
28202 Isla Mujeres, Cancun & Approaches
28197 Cozumel
28190 Ambergris Cays to Isla Cozumel
28168 Belize City Harbor
28167 Ambergris Cays to Pelican Cays
28150 Bay Islands of Honduras
1573  Gulf of Honduras
1797  Monkey River to Colson Point
28103 Cayos Vivorillos, Becerro and Caratasca
COL 218 Isla Providencia
28041 Approaches to Bocas del Toro
28252 Canal de Bocas del Toro
26081 Isla de San Andres and Adjacent Cays

Weather Resource

Chris Parker’s Caribbean weather center offers a subscription service for customized voyage planning, as well as daily broadcasts for various regions in the Caribbean.  http://www.caribwx.com/ssb.html

Reading List:

Bauhaus, Eric:  The Panama Cruising Guide, 3rd Edition:  A Complete Sailors Guide to the Isthmus of Panama.  2007.  Eric Bauhaus, Panama.  ISBN 9962-00-130-7  Web:  www.sailorsnet.com

Lonely Planet:  Central America on a Shoestring.  6th Edition / November 2007  ISBN:  9781741045963.  Lonely Planet Publications Pty. Ltd.  Web: http://shop.lonelyplanet.com

Lonely Planet:  Panama.  4th Edition / November 2007
ISBN:  9781741045529  Lonely Planet Publications Pty. Ltd.  Web:  http://shop.lonelyplanet.com

Parsons, Kathy:  Spanish for Cruisers:  Boat Repairs and Maintenance Phrase Book.  2000.  Aventuras Publishing Company, Hallettsville, TX.  ISBN: 0-9675905-0-7  Web:  www.spanish4cruisers.com

Rains, Captain Pat: Cruising Ports:  The Central American Route.  2007.  Point Loma Publishing, San Diego CA.  ISBN: 0-9638470-2-3.  Web:  www.CentralAmericanBoating.com

Zydler, Nancy Schwalbe & Tom:  The Panama Guide: A Cruising Guide to the Isthmus of Panama, 2nd Edition.  2001.  Seaworthy Publications, Port Washington, WI.  ISBN: 1-892399-09-1.  Web:  www.seaworthy.com

 

Radio Nets: (HAM and SSB)

Net MHz UTC Coverage
NW Caribbean Cruisers’ Net 6209 1400 Mexico to San Andres
SW Caribbean Cruisers’ Net 6209 1315 San Andres to Panama

 

Rio Dulce, Guatemala

            On the Web

http://www.riodulcechisme.com  (The best source for any information about Rio Dulce, includes a forum)
http://www.guatemala-times.com (English language online newspaper)
http://riodulce.net/
http://www.mayaparadise.com/rioinfe.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dulce_River
RAM Marine Fuel Station
Bruno’s Marina, Hotel, Restaurant, Bar and More
Texan Bay Marina
Tijax Marina and Ecolodge
Tortugal Marina, Bungalows, Restaurant and More
Catamaran Island Hotel and Marina
Mario’s Marina, Resort, Restaurant, Bar and More
Monkey Bay Marina

            Resources Ashore

Port Captain (Livingston)…..7947-0029
Raul (Ship’s Agent Servamar) …. 5510-9104 Office 7947-0888

 

Bay Islands, Honduras

Utila

                 On the Web:

http://www.honduras.com/hondurastips/english/utila.htm
http://www.aboututila.com/

                 Resources Ashore:

Bobby Thompson, Utila Cays anchorage

        Roatan

                 On the Web

http://www.honduras.com/hondurastips/english/roatan.htm
http://www.roatanonline.com/

                Resources Ashore

Barefoot Cay Marina (504-455-6235) Channel 18A
Roatan Yacht Club (504-455-5233)
Fantasy Island Resort (504-455-7510)

            Guanaja (not visited)

                    http://www.honduras.com/hondurastips/english/guanaja.htm

            Islas Cuchinas (not visited)

http://www.cayoscochinos.com/
http://www.hondurastips.honduras.com/english/cayoscochinos.htm

            La Ceiba (not visited)

http://www.honduras.com/hondurastips/english/laceiba.htm
http://www.la-ceiba.info/index.html
http://www.laceibashipyard.com/index.htm

 

Cayos Vivorillos

            On the Web:

http://www.tageo.com/index-e-ho-v-11-d-m1669906.htm?Cayos+vivorillo

Note:  For waypoints and anchorages, please feel welcome to email us.

 

San Andres Archipelago

            Providencia

            On the Web

                    http://colombia-travel.suite101.com/article.cfm/san_andres_and_providencia

            Resources Ashore

Bush Agency (Bernardo Bush)  – 6-334-8050
Port Captain – monitors VHF 16 and 24
Refugio de la Luna (Carmeni Correa, Artist)

            San Andres (not visited)

            On the Web

http://www.clubnautico.org.co/

             Resources Ashore

Thomas Livingston Agency – 578-512-3234 or VHF 16
Nene’s Marina – 578- 512 6139
Club Náutico Marina – 578-512-3022

            Cayo Albuquerque

            On the Web
http://www.oceandots.com/atlantic/san-andres/albuquerque.php

Note:  For waypoints, please feel welcome to email us.


Panama

            On the Web

http://www.panamainfo.com/
http://www.pancanal.com/eng/photo/camera-java.html
http://www.thepanamanews.com/pn/v_15/issue_02/frontpage.html
http://www.enjoypanama.com/
http://www.flyairpanama.com

            Bocas del Toro

             On the Web

http://www.bocas.com/
http://www.bocasdeltoro.com/
http://www.bocasdeltoro.org   
http://www.thebocasbreeze.com (Local English language news/feature magazine)
Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute
Bocas Yacht Club and Marina
Marina Carenero
http://www.bastimentos.com/

           Resources Ashore

We have an extensive file of information from dentists to shipping services to boat parts to veterinarians.  If you’re interested, just email us and we’ll send it along.