New Marina in Puerto Chiapas

Marina Chiapas to Handle Yatista Paperwork When Marina Chiapas is inaugurated in November, it will focus on providing easy international arrivals and exits. Puerto Chiapas, formerly called Puerto Madero, is 14 miles north of the Mexico-Guatemala border, so this new full-service marina will be the southernmost recreational boating facility on Mexico’s Pacific coast and a…

Isla Mujeres

Fabled landfall for yachts, Isla Mujeres (Women Island) welcomes you to the Yucatan Channel. Isla Mujeres lies 104 n.m. WSW of Cabo San Antonio, Cuba; about 330 n.m. SW of Key West, Florida; 490 n.m. SE of the Mississippi River mouth; or 650 n.m. ESE of the Rio Grande at the US border. This low…

Central American Resource Directory

Marinas and Yacht Clubs Bahía Ballena Yacht Club, Tambor, Costa Rica, (506) 683-0095 Bahíabyc@racsa.co.cr Bahia del Sol Hotel & Marina, El Salvador (503) 2327-0300. Balboa Yacht Club, Balboa, Ancon, Republic of Panama, (507) 228-5794 bycmarina@cwpanama.net. Banana Bay Marina, Golfito, Costa Rica, (506) 2775-0838 www.BananaBayMarina.com Barefoot Cay Marina, Roatan, Honduras, (504) 2455-6235 www.barefootcay.com Barillas Marina Club,…

Marina Papagayo Costa Rica

What’s New in Costa Rica? Here’s an excerpt from “Cruising Ports” 6.5 edition …Marina Papagayo (180 full-service slips, floating fuel dock) is the only real marina in northwest Costa Rica since Marina Flamingo was shut down. Marina Papagayo lies in the N corner of Bahia Culebra. Call the marina on VHF 16 when you’re within…