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Rügen is the largest island of Germany with over twelve “Bodden” (lagoon-like waters) connected up to each other by small bays. West winds dominate and high seas have to be expected.
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Small port protected by a breakwater.
30 Jul 11


Port protected by a breakwater.
29 Jul 11

Moen - DK

Moen Lighthouse
With a growing traffic in the middle of the 1800s increased the need for demarcation of the Danish coasts. In 1845 the lighthouse was the maid garnish turned south and followed a few years after the lighthouse on Dasser Ort in Mecklenburg coast. The 13 meter high ...
15 Dec 09

Ystad Marina

Port protected by a breakwater.
29 Jul 11

Port Świnoujście

For the approach use the navigation channel:- 32Nm long
- width 180m
- depth 14mThe port can accomodate ships of up to 270m long.The port is ice free.
27 Jun 14

Świnoujście Marina

The marina is a modern yacht harbour with 200 berths and comfortable equipment.  Access You must expect currents in the mouth of the Swine, which may even put you off course when the wind blows from the west.
26 Jun 14

Gedser - DK

Gedser Lighthouse
Started in 1802 as a tower with closed coal lighthouse which in 1834 changed to mirror apparatus. Tower increased in 1851 and fitted with fixed lens apparatus. In 1905 the tower was elevated again and the lens unit was exchanged for a rotary, bear glødenetsbrænder ...
15 Dec 09

Lomma Harbour

Lomma harbour is situated in Sweden in the Scania by the Oresund. It has a capacity about 200 boats.
26 Sep 10

Västra Hamnen harbour

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26 Sep 10


Small port protected by a breakwater.
29 Jul 11


Small port protected by a breakwater.
4 Aug 11

Oresund bridge

From both sides of the Øresund trait, the bridge is a striking spectacle.
The 204 m high pylons are visible from far away. The Øresund fixed link is 16 km long and consists of a 8 km long bridge, a tunnel and an artificial island. You can cross the bridge either by car or by train
26 Sep 10
Local Area

Baltic sea

The Baltic Sea is located in Northern Europe. It is bounded by the Scandinavian Peninsula, the mainland of Europe, and the Danish islands.
The Baltic sea is about 1600 km  long, an average of 193 km wide, and an average of 55 m  deep. The maximum depth ...
25 Jul 11

NE Atlantic Ocean

The Atlantic Ocean is the second-largest of the world's oceanic divisions; with a total area of about 106.4 million square kilometres (41.1 million square miles), it covers approximately one-fifth of the Earth's surface.
The Atlantic Ocean has irregular coasts indented by numerous ...
31 Jul 11


Øresund en Danish or Öresund in swedish is the sound situated between Denmark and Sweden. More precisely between the Seeland island and Scania. Oresund is the link between Baltic sea in the south and Kattegat sound in North sea direction.It is 8km long and between 3 and 4 km large. ...
29 Sep 10

Stockholm Archipelago

Stockholm Archipelago ... over 30,000 islets and islands / rocks to enjoy. Unspoilt and clean - a paradise for cruising boats who enjoy natural surroundings. Unhurried and friendly.
Sailor remarks
Initial impression when looking at charts of the Archipelago tend to frighten ...
26 Jul 11

Gulf of Riga

 The maximum depth of the Gulf of Riga is 67 m. The island of Saaremaa (Estonia) partially separates it from the rest of the Baltic Sea. The main exit out of the gulf is the Irbe Strait. Ruhnu island, in the middle of the gulf, also belongs to Estonia. Notable cities in this ...
26 Jul 11

Gulf of Bothnia

The Gulf of Bothnia (Finnish: Pohjanlahti; Swedish: Bottniska viken, i.e. Bottenviken + Bottenhavet) is the northernmost arm of the Baltic Sea.
1 Oct 10
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