Anne de Vries
Sailing in Croatia
Our comprehensive guide will help you turn your dream of sailing in Croatia into a reality. You can discover which boat is best suited for your needs, when the ideal time to set sail is, and the approximate cost of this wonderful journey. Moreover, we have curated a list of the best harbours to kickstart your journey. Lastly, we have provided some sailing itineraries that you can use as a starting point.
Dream Sailing Itinerary: The Cyclades
Are you looking for a sailing destination that can offer you all the elements of that dream holiday? From rich historical heritage and archaeological ruins to breathing landscapes and a ton of islands to explore. The Cyclades tucked away in the Aegean Sea, are precisely that magical island group that guarantees the ultimate summer sailing experience.
Black Friday Deals at Tubber
It’s that time of the year again! Together with our best local partners, we offer the best Black Friday Deals in the period 21-27 November.
The Ultimate St. Lucia One Week Sailing Itinerary
If you’re looking for an unforgettable Caribbean sailing itinerary, look no further than St. Lucia! This one-week itinerary will take you to some of the best spots on the island, from the stunning Anse Chastanet beach to the iconic Pitons mountains. So pack your sunscreen and prepare to explore one of the most beautiful islands in the world!
Places You Won’t Want to Miss on a Montenegro Yacht Charter
Montenegro is one of the top countries to explore in Europe by yacht, and you’ll find there really is something for everyone during a Montenegro yacht charter. Whether you want to anchor your yacht for the day to explore the country’s culture and history or enjoy swimming in the crystal-clear waters, we’re here to help you plan your perfect vacation. Here are some of our top recommendations for the best places to visit when sailing in Montenegro.
Sailing Holiday Aeolian Islands Italy
The marina of Portorosa is an ideal base to start this incredible sailing holiday towards the Aeolian Islands. Close to this marina, there is a supermarket (Maxì) where all the provisions can be bought. Make sure you prepare well and always check the weather forecasts before leaving the harbor. When you are sailing with a hired skipper, there is no need. At the end of this suggested itinerary, you can find information on VHF frequencies and good weather forecast websites. The assumed cruising speed is an average of 6 knots.
Island Hopping Itinerary in Greece
Island Hopping Sailing Itinerary in Greece. Are you planning your next sailing holiday in Greece, but you are unsure about which places you want to visit? No worries, we have all been there before. With so many stunning islands and white-sanded beaches, it can be tough to decide which ones are a must.
An unforgettable sailing holiday in Malta
The unforgettable sailing holiday Malta is now available at Tubber! Discover this beautiful archipelago in the Mediterranean. Malta is known for its relaxed sailing areas and long sailing seasons. Dive into the beautiful sea, swim in the lagoons, or taste the delicious Mediterranean cuisine.
Dream Sailing Itinerary: Sicily
Sicily is the classical crossroad of the Mediterranean. A place where different cultures meet, mix, and create a unique setting every visitor can’t help but remember. With its Norman churches, Greek temples, and Baroque architecture, there is plenty of beauty to meet the eye.
Renting a boat and sailing during Covid
Over a year in, and slowly we are working towards getting back to ‘normal’ life. Many questions appeared during the corona crisis about our health, well-being, and about our holiday plans. Fortunately, the virus is being handled very well, a large number of people have been vaccinated already! This means that you can seriously plan your future sailing holiday. Moreover, we from Tubber are here to tell you something positive about the upcoming season! Renting a boat and planning your future sailing holiday is the way to go!
Boating Apps to Download this summer
Apps have worked their way into nearly every niche and hobby on the planet. Smart phone and tablet users are increasingly using them to better their quality of life, make things easier and stay in the know when it comes to the things they like to do in their daily lives. If you are a boating enthusiast and want to make the best of your days spent on the water, check out these useful apps.
Party flotilla: logbook Greece 2018, 2019 and 2020
This is a log of what our party flotilla sailing holiday looks like. Have you never sailed and had no idea what to bring with you? View our handy packing list.
The Navionics App
No matter if you are someone that likes to know exactly what the travel plan is or you prefer just to go, get lost and find some new possibly amazing places. One thing is certain – nowadays people are very dependent on their GPS. And it’s very understandable why. With all the fantastic apps that are available now, you always have something to help you with orientation. In this blog, we will present to you the Navionics app and why it is useful to have it.
5 of the Youngest Sailors to Sail Around the World Solo
5 of the Youngest Sailors. Imagine your 16, 17, or 18-year-old self…still in high school and not even fully developed both physically and mentally. You have no idea what you want to do with your life yet, and the questions you ask yourself on a daily basis consist of what grade you got on that math test earlier that morning or what type of pizza you want for dinner. Now imagine, at that same age, gearing up to go sail around the world all by yourself. Sounds pretty crazy, doesn’t it? Well, as crazy and absolutely horrifying as that may sound, there has been quite a number of those same-aged kids who have completed such an adventure.