Do you go sailing on a powerboat or luxury cruising boat on a stretch of water? The Solent from the South Coast of Britain can be a good option. The Solent also offers windsurfing, kite-surfing, and jet-skiing. English Channel has a narrow strip of water which is known as the Solent. It is located between Isle of Wight’s north-western coast and Hampshire’s mainland coast.
There is open water dedicated to experienced yachtsmen and sheltered harbors for all novices. There are several people chartering luxurious cruising boats to experience the charm of the water of The Solent. If you enjoy speed, you can hire powerboats. However, before you go, sailing into The Solent, there are certain things that you need to know.
Weather and Tides
No matter if you are taking a powerboat or chartered yacht, it is necessary to check the tide timings and the weather forecast. Of course, you don’t want to experience bad weather while sailing. Also, wrong tides can lead to many problems. You can get in touch with the harbor authority who will help you out with the tide timings. In order to get information on the weather, you need to talk to the Coastguard …