Andaman Sea

Andaman Sea

With the start of the local winter we were drawn to the Far East in the Andaman Sea. The plan was 50 days (5 crews of 10 days each) sailing in the area on the eastern side of Phuket. The area is not exactly known for prestigious regattas, for good reasons. In terms of wind technology, there is usually nothing to little going on there during the main season. The northeast monsoon blows only moderately and only supports local gusty winds. But every now and then brings small rainy areas, so-called squalls, with…continue reading →