Jimmy Cornell is the long-distance travel specialist. Creator and author of several books, which are essential references for world travellers.
Black Lion, aux Antilles, reçoit les guides de Jimmy Cornell commandés sur Nautic Way, et expédiés par Colissimo.
Ocean atlas takes into account the climatic changes of recent years, the maps having been produced from measurements made by meteorological satellites over the past twenty years. Also, unlike older pilot charts, this atlas shows the prevailing direction of winds and currents for each month in all of the world's oceans, as well as along the busiest transoceanic routes. Each graph shows the extent of the Intertropical Convergence Zone, the most common tracks of tropical storms and cyclones, and the average location of highs for each hemisphere and for all months of the year.
World cruising destinations is a veritable encyclopedia of essential information to know before approaching a new country. It describes every cruise destination in the world. Covering 184 countries, Jimmy Cornell provides all the information you need to decide which places to visit, understand how to get there, and know what to expect while there. This book is an incomparable reference for cruising. Each destination is presented in detail, with reliable information: ports of entry, formalities, visas, equipment, marinas, ...
World voyage planner covers all the elements that will ensure a successful voyage, giving practical advice to future travelers on how to plan a journey that is both safe and enjoyable. It includes: Strategies for planning trips under the most favorable conditions, whether in the tropics or at high latitudes. The most recent wind and current charts for each ocean. The most important blue water cruise stopovers. The weather systems of the world. Tips for planning trips to the most attractive cruise destinations. Suggestions for circular trips in the Atlantic and in the Pacific and Indian oceans. Complete summaries of trips around the world, whatever their starting point. An overview of the global movement of pleasure boats around the world.
World cruising routes apprehends the consequences of climate change on shipping routes and contains essential information on winds, currents, regional and seasonal weather as well as the optimal times for each crossing. 1,000 maritime routes are studied and more than 6,000 waypoints are also included to help skippers prepare for each crossing. Much of the information in this book was gathered during the author's three circumnavigations. It is the perfect global reference for preparing a trip anywhere in the world.
Jimmy Cornell is also behind many ocean rallies including five around the world, including the ARCC.
Born in Romania, Jimmy Cornell becomes a reporter for BBC World. At 35, he takes his family on a six-year-old sailboat trip around the world. They explore 70 countries.
His recent project, called Blue Planet Odyssey (2014-2017): a world tour to raise sailors' awareness of the effects of climate change!
His works are essential for completing nautical charts, both in coastal navigation and in offshore navigation.