Bring Cruising World Magazine to life with the iPad & iPhone digital editions.

Our mission is to nurture the dreams of sailors in each issue with:
• Underway cruising adventures
• Practical how-to information on the disciplines of seamanship, navigation and boat-handling
• Sailboat reviews
• Stunning photography

***With annual subscriptions
***Enjoy a FREE Preview Issue. Go into the in-app store and download a FREE preview. If you like it, buy the full issue for US$3.99 or subscribe.

How Subscriptions Work:
You may purchase subscriptions to Cruising World through the in-app store. Payment will be charged to your iTunes Account at confirmation of purchase.

Subscriptions available:
- 1-month subscription for US$1.99, automatically renewed until canceled
- 1-year subscription (8 issues) for US$23.99, automatically renewed until canceled

Your subscription will automatically continue (another month for monthly subscribers, another year for annual subscribers) unless auto-renewal is turned off at least 24 hours before the end of the current period. Your credit card will automatically be charged for another subscription period at the current subscription price. You can manage your subscriptions and turn off auto-renewal by going to your iTunes Account Settings after purchase. Subscriptions cannot be canceled during the active subscription period. For more information, read our privacy policy and terms of use.

In this app you will find these features:
• A free sample issue
• The ability to buy a single issue or subscribe monthly or annually.
• New high resolution image featuring pinch & zoom
• Social sharing
• Complete cover-to-cover issue (including all ads)

What’s New

Version 7.4.1

To make your reading experience even better, we update the app regularly.
This update includes:
• Minor bug fixes
• General performance improvements

Ratings and Reviews

4.8 out of 5
25 Ratings

25 Ratings

MarkBRA ,

Cant read your magazine when not online

Have been a loyal customer for years of the print edition but this app is not good at all. The most annoying glitch is that you can not read your editions when not connected to the internet ( such as when at the berry islands in your boat) or on the plane. Now my app has frozen up completely and my annual subscription is running... Will you send me my money back? Ever heard of customer care? Hurry or you will loose your best customers!!!

aJetJockey ,


One thing I find quirky and non-standard is that Cruising World can only be read in the vertical orientation. I subscribe to quite a few digital publications, and this is the only one that does not permit the reader to view it either horizontally or vertically. I prefer the former because I can see more of the layout and then simply zoom in on anything that interests me. This publication, however, can only be viewed one page at a time, and I find this limitation quite annoying.

Caveat: I read the free, sample version so it's possible that the paid version does not contain this limitation. There is a horizontal view example in the "iPad screenshots" sample above. If the paid version offers a choice of orientations, I'd say the digital version of Cruising World is no better or worse than other digital publications.

MarkTravis ,

Authentication rarely works

I’ve downloaded my issues to this app many times. My subscription is good through July 20th. I just got a notification that a new issue was available to read via the Apple push notification. I opened the app and it acts like it never heard of me before. I check that I’m signed in. Yep. I re-enter my subscriber number and last name and it lets me enter a password. I log off and log back in successfully. I still can’t find any of the issues that I’ve downloaded, and all of the issues listed, including the print editions I’ve got right next to me, aren’t accessible. Guess I’ll just wait for my next issue to arrive in the mail. What a waste of their development efforts and a major irritant to their customers.

App Privacy

The developer, Bonnier Corporation, indicated that the app’s privacy practices may include handling of data as described below. For more information, see the developer’s privacy policy.

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