Yacht Pipit


Useful and/or interesting links:

Gear & Equipment



Cobb Barbeque

C-Chef Barbeque

Eclectic Energy (wind & water generators)

Hypo Hoist

Nestaway Boats




Marine Services

Canary Sail

Cornish Cruising

John Rodriguez Yachts (brokerage)

Liberty Yachts (brokerage, charter, chandlery, maintenance, repairs and upgrade management)

Plymouth Yacht Brokers (brokerage and yacht management)     Also see Kim's RBI video

Sail Ionian

Slik Cut (marine canvas)

SMS (marine engineering)


Other liveaboards

Awake (Barbican 33)

Beyzano (Beneteau 473)

Charlie Girl IV (Bavaria 44)

Cygnus III (Oyster 45)

Dakini (Lagoon 421)

Fuga (Dehler 41DS)

Lazy Pelican (Bavaria 39)

Nimrod (Broadblue 42)

Scrabbler (Noordsvaarder 900)

Seraphim (Moody 38)

Thala (Malo 36)

Wildbird (Bowman 40)


General cruising & sailing information

YBW (marine forum)



Meteo France Marine (France)

Passage Weather

Weather Online

Wind Guru

El Tiempo (Spanish site with wind direction and force, sea state and direction)

Consorzio Lamma (Italian site with wind direction and force, sea state and direction)

Poseidon System (Greece)

Meteo Greece (Greece)

Hellenic National Meteorological Service (Greece)

Frank Singleton's Weather Site - excellent information about forecasts with numerous useful links from a very experienced sailor and Met Office forecaster


Organisations, clubs & charities

Bavaria Owners' Association

Cruising Association


Falmouth Shout


Rental / Holiday Accommodation

Lagos, Portugal:
Simply Lagos
Quinta da Cardeira

Marina di Ragusa, Sicily
Two bedroom apartment
Three bedroom apartment

Vathi, Meganissi, Greece
Villa "Mansion Katopodis"


Software Consultancy

Project Tethys

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