READ ALL AT SEA CARIBBEAN’S STORY ABOUT THE FOUNDER OF CARIBBEAN CRUISING GUIDESMonday 25th June 2012
Thousands of yachtsmen can thank goodness that Donald Street, Jr., an avid sailor who has spent over half a century cruising, charting and writing about the Caribbean, didn’t follow his mother’s advice. That is, she wanted him to get a banker’s job in the ‘canyons’ of New York so he could make money and buy a boat rather than try to make money in yacht design or sailing for a living. Today, Street’s rebellion and subsequent career on the sea is legendary. His name is synonymous with a number of ground-breaking guides and charts that literally opened up the Caribbean to bareboat companies, crewed charters and pleasure cruisers.
Read the whole story written by Carol Bareuther for the July edition of All At Sea Caribbean here.
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