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Reindeer Weeks

Tubber gives away nice Christmas presents! When you book a sailing holiday with Tubber before the 1st of January*, you will receive a nice surprise present with your booking in addition to the early booking discount. This promotion applies to all sailing holidays (including bareboat, with skipper and flotilla). The early booking discounts end for the majority of the yachts on…

Budget Boating Holiday Tips

When it comes to planning out your upcoming yachting holiday, one of the biggest issues that tend to be brought up is with the financial side of things. Many of us want to find the best deals out there and snatch them up as soon as possible, and with the yachting world, last-minute deals and budget yacht charters sometimes are…

Estonia is perfect for Boaters

Estonia is perfect for boaters because it has 2,222 islands and an extensive marine infrastructure which makes it ideal for yachts in close proximity to each other. The next marina is never more than 30 minutes away. Estonia has 50 marinas, even in the middle of a sailing season, you’ll always find a spot! Moorings are always available and deserted…

Born to Sail: René Tiemessen

Please, introduce yourself. I’m René Tiemessen, lifetime sailor, living on board of our Classic Alondra for 10 years, sailing and racing all over the world and the proud owner of Flaka Sailing Cruises in Bodrum. What inspired you to start sailing? I come from a family of sailors and consequently started to sail when I was 5 years old. After…

Happy User Tubber

Who are you? My name is Maarten, I live in Groningen, and I’m 25 years old. I study Small Business & Retail Management, and I am a happy user of Tubber. What is your first experience with water sports? When I was 12 years old, I won a sailing lesson from a well-known newspaper. Together with a friend, we could…

How to: Boating Language for Beginners! [Infographic]

Hey landlubber! Are you going boating for the first time ever this summer? Additionally, do you want to impress your friends who have years of expertise in boating? Well, learn some of these words of tricky boating language and no one will know it is your first time enjoying the sea! So, check out this boating language infographic straightaway!

Documents You Need to rent a Boat

If you’ve decided that a sailing vacation with Tubber is the only way to go when it comes to experiencing a getaway truly unlike any other you’ve headed out on before, now comes all the little details of making sure you are all set for your trip! Besides packing and figuring out what you are going to wear onboard, you…

The Fastest Carbon Catamaran on Tubber

Carbon catamaran Le Breton SIG 45 is one of the fastest catamarans available on the market. If you are curious to know more about this fast design boat, then keep reading my interview with its lucky owner Edmond Hilhorst. He shares his story of falling in love with this catamaran and his favorite sailing places in Greece. What is your first memory of…

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