Cruising World is a magazine that is dedicated to sail boating. The magazine offers boat reviews, features on famous sailors and record breaking trips, and how-to guides on different sailing techniques.
Cruising World is known best for its detailed boat reviews. The magazine features reviews of every type of sailboat, from short, agile crafts to large yacht style boats. One recent review features the Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 379, rated by the magazine’s experts as the Domestic Boat and Midsize Cruiser of the Year. Also published are reviews of gear and sailing accessories like navigation systems and small inflatable boats meant for taking day trips from an anchored sailboat.
Each issue of Cruising World contains features on famous sailors and exciting trips. One feature tells the story of the crew of Apogee, who explored Rabat, the capital of Morocco, and its older sister city Salé. Another feature tells of the adventures of Jeanne Socrates, who at seventy years old became the oldest female sailor to complete a non-stop solo circumnavigation of the globe.
Readers of Cruising World are treated to how-to guides on sailing techniques and tactics. One article teaches beginners the basics of using and maintaining a sail, the most important piece of equipment for any sailor. Other guides focus on essential skills like repairing a broken sail and docking a sail boat into a tight space.
A subscription to Cruising World makes a great gift for anyone who enjoys sail boating, whether they are an expert or are just starting out. On our website, you can either order a new subscription for yourself or as a gift, or you can easily renew a subscription to Cruising World.