The first Celestial Navigation Course for Beginners, held aboard the Giraldilla in Puerto Sherry, starts on 1 May.
The course will be given by Victor Páez, from 9.30am to 5.30pm.
What will you learn?
How people used to navigate before they had electronic systems, basic concepts of coastal navigation.
Introduction to the sextant, its parts and how to use it.
Practical classes: Measuring horizontal angles and bearings.
Find our location using horizontal angles and bearings.
Observing the sun, measuring its real altitude above the horizon.
Enrolment price €100
Go for it! There are only 10 places!