The Caribbean provides a myriad of cruising destinations and cultures. All sectors will be discussed including alternate cruising routes across the middle. Particular suggestions for cruising each island group, including weather and security issues, will be discussed. Liza met her husband Andy met in the Caribbean, was married aboard the classic yacht Ticonderoga and has spent many years there running charter boats, leading charters, completing deliveries and extensively cruising on their own boat both on the popular Caribbean cruising routes and ‘off the beaten track’.
Liza is a lifelong sailor, both cruiser and racer. After marrying Andy aboard the classic yacht Ticonderoga she has explored the world, including a 6-year circumnavigation with Andy and their three children. Their Beneteau Bagheera has currently taken them 123,000 n.miles to 114 countries as they continue to enjoy the cruising lifestyle. Liza is the award-winning, best-selling author of four cruising books. Just and Still Cruising recount their world travels with Comfortable Cruising describing their voyage around North and Central America. Cruising for Cowards, co-authored with Andy and updated for 2015, is their practical and technical A-Z for cruisers whether coastal voyaging or offshore. Liza also writes for many yachting magazines, presents at major boat shows worldwide and gives frequent talks for a variety of clubs and organizations. When not travelling the world she loves life in Vancouver B.C.