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London Boat Show

London Boat Show

As the iconic 62nd London Boat Show drew to a close on the 17th January , 90,328 people had been welcomed to ExCeL London to experience the very best that the boating industry has to offer. This is a drop of around 2% on 2015. The Show saw over 132 ... Read More »

Great Gadgets from CES 2016 Show.

Great Gadgets from CES 2016 Show.

  The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas is gadget heaven, and it opened on 6th January. This is a huge circus of gadgetry with some fantastic super cool, innovative tech on display. You really need to hunt out the winners, as needless to say there is also a ... Read More »

Ondine : Local communities creating change

Ondine : Local communities creating change

Inspiration through positive actions is what I am now seeing with local community groups here in Mallorca, and its an absolute pleasure to be a part of. When Asociacion Ondine first started our Dos Manos clean ups, I must admit, it was hard work to get groups together, find locations ... Read More »

Justin Chisholm – February 2016 Article

Justin Chisholm – February 2016 Article

Neither of the monster-sized trimarans that recently challenged for the Jules Verne Trophy for the fastest non-stop circumnavigation of the world succeeded in beating the record time of 45 days 13 hours and 42 minutes set by Loïck Peyron’s Maxi Banque Populaire V in 2012.   Nevertheless, the ocean match ... Read More »

Medical Kits – Design & Set Up

Medical Kits – Design & Set Up

It’s that time of the year again when the onboard medical kit needs a review and re-stock as another season rapidly approaches. Crew are also best advised to conduct a first aid refresher to brush up on first aid skills and techniques. The key to an organised and comprehensive medical ... Read More »

February Restaurant Review – Xoriguer

February Restaurant Review – Xoriguer

Restaurante Xoriguer has been our favourite Palma Restaurant for the past 6 years, and I make no apology for admitting this from the outset. Although Xoriguer is owned and run by a local Mallorquin, Guillermo Miro Mestre,( who is also the charming maître d), and his business partner, Hernan Campos, ... Read More »

Revolutionary Technology to watch out for in 2016

Revolutionary Technology to watch out for in 2016

You need to clear your holiday head and concentrate on these two new revolutionary technologies, as they are guaranteed to have a significant impact on all of us before the end of the decade! The first you may not have heard of yet, and the second I have mentioned before ... Read More »

Justin Chisholm – Happy New Year

Justin Chisholm – Happy New Year

  2016 looks set to be a bumper year on the international racing scene with three of our sport’s highest profile franchises – the America’s Cup World Series, the Olympic Games and the Vendee Globe Race – all taking place over the next 12 months. Plus, there is plenty of ... Read More »

Peter the Painter Obituary

Peter the Painter Obituary

“Never let the truth get in the way of a good story”. Anyone who knew Peter Allan, Pinmar’s founder who died at his home in Mexico on 3 November at the age of 71, will recognise one of his favourite sayings. Fortunately, in Peter’s case, his story needs no exaggeration ... Read More »