Jimmy Kavangh, Liam Ward, Ciaran Brogan and Gerry McMonagle at the opening of the new Public Conveniences, Changing Rooms and Information Hub in Rathmullan. Photo Clive Clive Wasson

New Facilities Open at Rathmullan Pier, Donegal

Rathmullan in north Donegal, was a hive of activity on Friday evening last, 1st June as the official opening of the new Rathmullan public conveniences, information hub and changing rooms at what was once known as the Old Potato Store site got under way. This new building transformed this well known site into a welcoming space for […]


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Dutch Masters in more ways than one as Holland’s superyacht yards set new records for market value and share

Regular readers may recall that Cool Route recently ran an article on developing unique experiences for  superyacht owners and guests. These people are very interested in discovering unique experiences, as they sail the most stunning areas of the world. We gave an example of superyacht guests having an opportunity in the Amsterdam Rijksmuseum to enjoy […]


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S.V. Linden Offers Unique Experiences in Arctic Voyaging on the Cool Route

Eliah Lillis is a photo-journalist, documentarian and photographic artist currently based on board the SV Linden, which I and NPA colleagues had the pleasure of visiting earlier this year in Copenhagen, before she embarked for her summer charters in northern waters. This is truly a beautiful vessel and provides the most unique experiences for her […]


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Cool Route to Visit Cork

Cool Route Project Partners will attend a project meeting which will take place this week in the Port of Cork offices, hosted by project lead partner Cork Institute of Technology. The Cool Route Cruising Ground, described in the International Yachting Press as the World’s Most Adventurous Cruising Ground, is one of the most attractive coastlines […]


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Tórshavn Welcomes Start of Season

  The 22nd of March marked the beginning of the summer in Tórshavn. While still early in terms of calendar days, the Port of Tórshavn (a partner in the Cool Route Project) positioned the foreign guest pontoons in its prime location, thus signalling the start of the season 2018. ‘The past couple of years we have […]


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Take the Cool Route Voyage on YouTube

The Cool Route project have just completed a video high-lightening the Cool Route as new and unique, a route that is challenging but very diverse and rewarding, a route that is different from traditional sailing routes and covers northern regions that have cooler weather conditions but also some of the world’s most breath-taking scenery. So […]


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