Dr Martens Polley Daze Mary 11 Janes Polley Pink 4253 Multi Women size 11 1180172




Item specifics

Condition:
New without box: A brand-new, unused, and unworn item (including handmade items) that is not in original packaging or ... Read moreabout the condition
Brand: Dr. Martens
Style: Mary Janes Model: Polley Daze
Heel Type: Block US Shoe Size (Women's): US 11
Color: Multi-Color Material: Leather
UPC: Does not apply
Yes, you, too, can sail on a private yacht in the Caribbean Yes, you, too, can sail on a private yacht in the Caribbean
Renting a private vessel in the Caribbean and cruising through a warm, salty-breezed parallel universe isn’t as out of reach as you may think
Dr Martens Polley Daze Mary 11 Janes Polley Pink 4253 Multi Women size 11 1180172 - bender-musik.com
As the old saying goes -- money can't buy you happiness, but it can buy you a yacht big enough to pull right up alongside it.

Sailing the Caribbean.

For many, it’s just an item on the bucket list. Something reserved for those privileged few who actually own yachts in the Caribbean, know someone connected in the BVIs or who even have the foggiest idea about how to operate a 46-foot (14-meter) catamaran, right?

Think again.

Enter the world of Caribbean yacht charters and the keys to a nautical kingdom are tossed to the common among us. Not just yachties and experienced sailors, but landlubbers eager to chalk up an unforgettable, fully crewed, tropical vacation on the open water.

“A lot of first-timers are pleasantly surprised by how doable it is -- chartering a yacht and making their dream sailing trip a reality,” says Dennis Dori of Charter Sailing Unlimited, a U.S.-based charter yacht brokerage company with ties to hundreds of vessels for hire all over the Antilles.

“And there’s truly no better or easier place in the world to do it than in the Caribbean.”

Here are some Chartering 101 basics and pinch-me-I’m-dreaming, charter-friendly destinations that’ll make your next Caribbean trip your best one yet.

More on CNN: Insider Guide -- Best of Miami

How? Three chartering tips

The gist of charter sailing is simpler than tying a bowline. Here are your first three questions, and answers, on the subject:

Do I have to know how to sail -- or make dinner when a storm's blowing?

Yes, if you’re chartering a “bareboat,” meaning a fully equipped sailing yacht without a captain or crew.

No, if you opt for an all-inclusive crewed yacht charter package that comes with a skipper, crew and chef.

Both options are readily available throughout the Caribbean and you probably already know which one is for you.

While bareboat charters are more common (and cheaper), the crewed option is a great way to gain some guided sailing experience or just kick back on a private yacht and enjoy a worry-free vacation. A “skippered bareboat” is an alternative for non-sailors who need a captain but don’t want to spring for a whole crew.

How much is this gonna cost?

Dr Martens Polley Daze Mary 11 Janes Polley Pink 4253 Multi Women size 11 1180172 - bender-musik.comHow many crazy rich people do you see down there? Probably not as many as you think.
Prices range widely, depending on the vessel, passenger and crew size, and when you go (high season in the Caribbean runs from mid-December through late April).

Typical all-inclusive rates for a week on a fully crewed sailing yacht run from US$1,800-2,500 per person (for a standard-sized group of four to six people), plus incidentals and 10-15 percent gratuity. Couples can lower their costs by opting for a “cabin cruise” -- chartering a single berth on a boat shared with other guests.

Let’s do this. Who do I call?

An experienced broker accredited with a recognized chartering organization such as the Charter Yacht Brokers Association or American Yacht Charter Association can tailor a charter sailing vacation to your needs without adding to the cost.

The Moorings and Sunsail operate the two largest charter yacht fleets in North America, with several bases throughout the Caribbean.

Where? Three yacht charter hotspots

Spanish Virgin Islands

No one said you have stay on the boat.
It’s been said that cruising through the Spanish Virgin Islands (aka, the Passage Islands), a mini-archipelago wedged like a quiet middle child between Puerto Rico and the U.S. and British Virgin Islands, is the closest thing to experiencing the Caribbean 40 years ago.

A world apart from the USVIs and BVIs (the Caribbean’s yachting and boat chartering capital) the quieter “Spanish” chain -- ceded to the United States along with Puerto Rico in 1898 -- was until recently best known as a restricted U.S. Navy weapons testing ground.

Today, this untrammeled archipelago is a haven for weekend warriors from Puerto Rico (less than 10 miles -- 16 kilometers -- away) and savvy charter vacationers who know a well-kept Caribbean secret when they sail one.

Fajardo, a bustling port on the eastern tip of Puerto Rico, is a natural point of departure for crewed or bareboat sailing charters to the Spanish Virgin Islands.

Trips are as flexible as your budget and time restrictions and best discussed with a reliable charter broker or company specializing in the area -- including Florida-based Virgin Island Sailing and Puerto Rico’s Sail Caribe among several others.

A short, breezy cruise from Fajardo puts you at anchor in the pristine bays and protected reefs of the area’s two principal isles, Vieques and Culebra, along with several picturesque cays that haven’t seen much of a crowd since the Spanish galleon days.

Culebra, the more secluded of the two islands, is home to a host of sandy bays, remote anchorages, enticing dive sites and a wildlife refuge occupied by sea turtles and thousands of seabirds.

Vieques has stunning beaches, a pair of friendly island communities and the area’s hallmark nighttime stop at Puerto Mosquito -- a surreal bay illuminated by millions of light-producing micro-organisms -- one of the last glowing “biobays” on earth.

More on CNN: Insider Guide -- What to do in Havana

The Bahamas

The color of relaxation.
More than half a millennium since Columbus made landfall in the Bahamas (his intro to the New World) and noted “the soft balmy smell of trees and flowers” and “flocks of parrots so big that they darken the sun,” the instant charms of this sweeping archipelago off the Florida coast are still pretty obvious.

Close enough for a day trip from Fort Lauderdale and popular enough to attract scores of major cruise lines, the Bahamas are home to 700 islands spread over 100,000 square miles (259,000 square kilometers). In other words, prime territory for a chartered yacht.

Marsh Harbour on Great Abaco (a quick puddle jump from Nassau) is chartering headquarters in the Bahamas, and the base for its two largest rental fleets, operated by The Moorings and Florida Yacht Charters.

Options run the gamut from un-crewed catamarans and mono-hulls to all-inclusive luxury vessels staffed with a captain, chef and PADI-certified dive master.

Me Too Women's Lilyana Ballet Flat Black 7 M US , Earthies Clare - Women's Ballet Flat Black - 8 MediumAerosoles Women's Friendship Flat Wine Suede 9.5 B(M) USAGL Attilio Giusti Leombruni Ivory Leather Snake Toe Cap Ballet Flats - 8Baffin Womens Women's Ontario, Black/Red, 10 Medium USAlegria Gem Women's Mary Jane Shoe Size 39 , Sperry Angelfish Boat Shoe (Toddler/Little Kid/Big Kid) Linen/Oat 8 8 M USDansko Women's Charlie Sneaker, Rose Suede, 39 M US , VANELI-SIZE-11.5-REMMA BLACK NAPPA PUMP-BLACK ACCENT-NEW WITH BOX , Vionic Womens Gem Caballo Ballet Flat Navy Size 7 , Easy Spirit Women's Travelport Mule - Choose SZ/Color , $165 Birkenstock Boston Shearling Mocha Suede / Mocha Women’s Sz 36 Narrow , Sabah Gaziantep W 38 Maroon Turkey Handmade Leather Flats Ballet Shoes Loafers , Walking Cradles Women's Buckley Loafers Black/Brown leopard Prints Size 7 WWZee Alexis Women's Danielle Sneaker Turquoise Multi 9.5 M USNEW M Gemi The Cerchio Shearling Suede Slip-On Sneakers Made in Italy Size 36 , Klogs Mission - Leather Clog - Many Colors Black Tooled - 7 WideBernie Mev Women's, Casual TWO09 Slip On Shoes Taupe Grey 8.5 B(M) US , Alegria Womens Kourtney Tree Embroidery Clog - 39 , Rieker Women's 74673 Peggy 73 Ozean 38 M EU , Dr. Scholl's Shoes Women's Adjust Flat Black Microfiber 7 M US , Tory Burch Caroline L8 R7.5 Black Patent Leather Ballet NEW $225 MISMATCH , Columbia Women's Vulc N Vent Slip - Choose SZ/Color , Klogs Mission - Leather Clog - Many Colors Black Oiled - 11 Medium , Trotters Women's Jake Flat Black 9 M US , Hush Puppies Women's Cora Slip-On Loafer Navy Leather 9.5 M USSoftwalk Women's Hampshire Ballet Flat Red 8.5 N USDANIELE ALESSANDRINI Women's Casual Canvas Flats Floral Size 39 / US 8.5 MLifeStride Women's Pretend Ballet Flat - Choose SZ/Color

What’s out there?

One of the 10 nicest beaches in the world (according to a National Geographic worldwide poll) at Treasure Cay; one of the western hemisphere’s most extensive barrier reefs off Great Abaco; and one of the strongest rum libations anywhere at Great Guana Cay’s landmark beach joint, Nippers Beach Bar & Grill. It’s a yachtie’s rite of passage.

A night’s sail away, the Exumas feature 365 more islands to explore (“one for every day of the year,” boast local sailors) plus the showpiece Exuma Cays Land and Sea Park, a spectacular marine preserve accessible only by boat.

The Grenadines

Yacht Sudiki cruises the Grenadines. You can, too.
One of the last outposts to awaken (dozily) to Caribbean tourism, the 30 isles and cays stretching from St. Vincent to Grenada that make up the Grenadines have always been a natural draw in boating circles.

Pristine, sandy coves. Storybook harbors. Isolated coral reefs. Traffic-free cays hanging off the Atlantic-battered rim of the Caribbean Sea.

These are all on deck during a week of yachting through the Grenadines, which aren’t called the Windward Islands for nothing.

You can expect gustier, choppier, more exposed sailing conditions compared with the calmer Leeward waters of the British Virgin Islands -- a good place to practice before coming here.

The payoff: An unforgettable sailing experience through some of the most alluringly out-there hideaways in the Caribbean -- Canouan, Bequia, the Grenadian island of Carriacou (have your passport handy, it’s an international border).

Even farther out are the Tobago Cays, a group of five mirage-like isles shielded from the Atlantic Ocean by a horseshoe barrier reef where the diving is superb and the “crowd” is just you.

St. Vincent is the obvious gateway into the Grenadines, though St. Lucia, Grenada and several smaller islands within the chain are also popular entry points for sailors.

Charter companies serving the area include Sunsail, The Moorings (headquartered on Canouan in the Grenadines) and Nicholson Yacht Charters, along with several local outfits and entrepreneurs offering competitive deals on catamarans, sloops, cutters, ketches, trimarans, schooners and virtually everything else that floats.

More on CNN: 10 outrageous yachts for hire -- if you're filthy rich enough

 

Womans UNBRANDED Leather Brown Fashion Cowboy Boot Shoes: 7 1/2 MPAOLA FERRI LEATHER TALL BROWN BOOT DISTRESSING BUCKLE DETAIL SZ 40 US 9 , Ladies Spot On Snowflake Print Knitted Boots , VTG SNOWLAND Womens 7M boots WINTER SHOES SHERPA LINING FAUX FUR SHELL EXCELLENTFranco Sarto Women's Ruby Post Button Boot, Sz 8, Suede In Burgundy Color , Dune London Womens Pardew D Leather Round Toe Ankle Black Leather Size 7.0 d5D , Truffle Collection Womens Pointed Toe Stiletto Thigh High Boot HD3 Purple Size 6MOUNTAIN HORSE WATERPROOF LADIES GIRLS RIDING BOOTS EQUESTRIAN US 2 , Cole Haan Snake Skin Leather Heel Boots Mid Calf Size 9 B Red/ Burgundy , NIB Lands End Womens Suede Tall BootsANDREW MARC JANE WOMENS BROWN SUEDE LEATHER ANKLE BOOTS SIZE 6.5 MWomen's Marc Fisher Mallory Brown Ankle Boots Size 9.5 M , Sam Libby Ankle Boots Size 6.5 Brown Faux Suede Studded Zip Western BootiesSteve Madden Womens Classics Mule- Pick SZ/Color. , LFL by Lust for Life Women's Offer Penny LoaferMac J Black Patent Open Multi Strap 5" High Heel Ankle Boot Shoe Nude Beige , Tommy Hilfiger Tan Leather Mid Calf Boots Size 8.5 W32166 Brazil , Women's Guess 'Wgnite' Brown Leather Knee-High Heeled Boots Sz 7.5M , Ladies Clarks Casual Unstructured Shoes Un Haven Cove , Womens Loafers Pull On Leather Fashion Wedge Hidden Heel Round Toe PersonalizedSoftWalk Womens Whistle Leather Closed Toe Loafers , Joan & David Collection Lindsay Ballet Flats - Medium, Brown, Size 8.0 , CAREL PARIS Plume Women Lambskin Black Leather Ballet Flats Size 7.5 US $248 , Madden Girl Womens kaelaa Fabric Low Top Slip On Fashion SneakersWomens Ladies Flat Pumps Slip On Brogue Casual Fashion Loafers Comfy Shoes FlatsOrizonte Alice Womens European Soft Leather Comfortable Flat ShoesBandolino Women's Lerocco Bow Wedge , New Balance Womens - White Walking Shoes Size 7.5 (344997)NEW! Victoria Boots Suede. U.S. size 6 euro 37. Made in Spain. , Womens Pom Pom Side Zip Hidden Wedge Heels Ankle Winter Warm Snow Boots Plus SZ

Dr Martens Polley Daze Mary 11 Janes Polley Pink 4253 Multi Women size 11 1180172 - bender-musik.com

Dr Martens Polley Daze Mary 11 Janes Polley Pink 4253 Multi Women size 11 1180172