Caribbean & Bahamas

Set your clocks to island time on charter around the gin-clear waters and warm breezes of the Bahamas and Caribbean.

Nick Putnam

Center of Effort

How does a Michigan summer-camp sailing instructor become the head of Bitter End Yacht Club’s marina and watersports program? Bit by bit—and with equal parts work-hard and play-hard.

Moorings fleet

Better Than Ever

The Moorings flagship base in the BVI has new watersports and provisioning centers, along with new catamarans and monohulls for guests to charter. There’s a new skipper-only bareboat option too.

Mooring field

Local Knowledge, Since 1902

Barefoot Charters specializes in St. Vincent and the Grenadines, a charter destination unlike any other in the Caribbean.

Caribbean Cruising, 2022 Style

The islands await sailors fleeing winter, but be sure to pack flexibility, realistic expectations and an open schedule as you put together your plans.