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Old 17-12-2013, 04:25   #1
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Advice needed Atlantic and Caribbean charts

Hi There,
We are leaving Turkey this coming summer and heading for the Caribbean. We are in Kusadasi and there is little to choose from in charts etc. Where is a good spot to stop on the way and get charts for the Atlantic/Canaries and the Caribbean??
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Old 17-12-2013, 05:39   #2
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Re: Advice needed Atlantic and Caribbean charts

try Gib
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We found that big ships have to carry very up to date charts and chuck the old ones away when they are only months old. A tanker captain gave us all the charts we needed for free, try chatting to a ships officer. Otherwise I would use my chart plotter and have a single North Atlantic paper chart and then pilot books for the areas I'm visiting.
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