Fall in love with the British Isles all over again by discovering our pick of the best places to drop the hook.
River Fal, Cornwall
Falmouth is the third largest natural harbour in the world and offers an excellent choice of places to drop the hook. If you want to anchor overnight on the River Fal, a good holding, plus shelter from strong winds are a must and here there are anchorages for every occasion.
Watch out for
Beware of strong tides and rips at the north end of Carrick Road.
Peace and quiet.
Tie up at one of the visitor buoys for a drink and a meal at the historical Smugglers’ Cottage, parts of which date back to the 15th century.
Stuart Crump, MBM cruising contributor
‘Summer Loving’ appeared in our August 2009 issue. Buy the full article here.