The Great Southern Route : 2010 - 2011
CAPTAIN'S LOG SINGAPORE 112 | GSR the local attractions of Singapore city, there are several great locations that can be experienced, some of them in a single day. Just a short passage across the Singapore straights you will find the Indonesian island of Batam, with its newly renovated Nongsa Point Marina. This marina/resort does suffer from a draft limitation, but once inside offers all the facilities of a modern marina and hotel establishment, as well as allowing visitors to experience the fantastic golf courses dotted around the island. Due east from Batam, you will find the Indonesian island of Bintan, which, while it does not have any kind of marina, does have some lovely anchorages and also offers some of the best golf courses in the region. For a longer cruise, you can take in the scenic wonders of Pulau Tioman, a short overnight cruise along the East Coast of Malaysia. Here you will find empty white sandy beaches, local villages, resort hotels and even a little surfing during the North East monsoon season. beforehand. In addition, no anchoring outside of the dedicated working anchorage is permitted within Singapore waters. Its must be noted that you cannot leave the designated port limits, as this would qualify as an international voyage, and would then require immigration clearance, and the requirement that you made for a foreign port prior to returning to Singapore. This leaves you with the ability to transit from one marina to another, enjoying the view along the way. The only exceptions to these rules apply to Singaporean registered vessels. But with Singapore as your base, quite apart from around Singapore? Captain Nick Coombes of Asia-Pacific Superyachts offers the following practical advice: Cruising within the territorial waters of Singapore is a very tricky matter. Almost every inch of its territorial water is allocated to the movement and anchorage of large commercial shipping, and as such, permission to take a leisurely cruise aboard your pleasure yacht is hard to obtain. Upon application, you may be issued a transit permit, but this is for daytime use only, and each individual journey must begin and end at a designated marina or anchorage, within the same day, with the specific route to be taken confirmed ONEº15 Marina. Keppel Bay Marina. Sentosa Cove.
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