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Trade Winds – Is There Any Seller or Buyer?

A sailing yacht

The trade winds, or simply the trades, are prevailing pattern of easterly surface wind blowing from the northeast on the Northern Hemisphere and from the southeast on the South Hemisphere. They blow all around the Earth near the equator except in South Asia.

How to Prepare Your Boat for a Hurricane


In case of a storm it is always recommended to leave the anchorage and your berth in the port until the storm passes. An old seafarers prayer says “Dear God, may my boat save me from the sea and I will save it from the shore”, meaning that no storm will last forever and that it is better to sail out and keep away from the shore during the storm.

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