Captain Matters
Friday March 24, 2017


mallorcaSample of an eleven days charter in the Balearics

Day ONE Palma to Puerto Portals 3 NM Soaring red ochre cliffs, fashionable restaurants, designer shops, art galleries.
Day TWO Puerto Portals to Cabrera 31 NM Spain National Maritime Parks , restricted anchorage.
Day THREE Cabrera to Formentera 80 NM White sand beaches north of island.
Day FOUR Formentera to Ibiza Town 10 NM The Endless Summer Party Town.
Day FIVE Ibiza Town to Cala Blanca 35 NM Perfect spot for relaxing and swimming
Day SIX Cala Blanca to Andraitx 61 NM Small fishing village
Days SEVEN & EIGHT Andraitx to Cala de Calobra to Formentor 110 NM Formentor coves, excellent restaurant
Days NINE & TEN Formentor to Cala Algayarens to Favaita 60 NM Crystal water soft sandy beaches; Cala Morell is the home of Europe's largest Bronze Age cave settlements.
Day ELEVEN Favaita to Mahon 8 NM It was the home to Nelson's Mediterranean fleet. You have to pay dock fees even if you drop the anchor.



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Questions of the Month

- Why an additional paragraph social media policy should be added to the crew contract ?

- Why many experienced captains are never given a chance to get a position on a 30+ m ?

- What is really covering your yacht crew member insurance ?

- During the season, is there enough time for safety drills and training ?

- Can Captains count on duty crew members at dock in case of emergency ?



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