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Sailing Holiday is Cheaper than Staying in a Hotel

When it comes to heading out on holiday, chances are it’s time for some long overdue rest. Although you could, of course, head out to a fantastic destination like Croatia and settle for staying at a nice hotel that maybe has access to the beach and some decent water toys to rent just like everyone else is doing…but then again,…

What type of sailor are you?

Whether you are an experienced sailor or have never boarded a sailing yacht, sailing vacations are for everyone. A sailing holiday is very diverse: not one day is the same. You can relax on the boat while you sail to different bays, beaches and other places of interest. Have you ever wondered what type of sailor you are? Flotilla sailing…

Packing List for a Sailing Holiday

This packing list can save you a lot of time and stress figuring out what to take with you on your sailing holiday.  It is also useful to take plastic zip-lock bags with you, to make sure your phone and other electronics stay dry. Make sure you check our other blogs with useful tips for an unforgettable sailing experience: The…

Tips & Tricks for Eating Well on the Water

If you are preparing for your first-ever sailing adventure out on the open sea, or if you have done it before and want to learn more ways about how to make your trip go as smoothly as possible, then it is important to know some general food rules for eating well on the water. With planning on where to dock…

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…

Tips & Tricks: Dog on Board

Sailing holidays with friends and family are fantastic. You all get to explore stunning destinations and relax under the hot sun together. However, if you are a pet owner and you leave your beloved dog behind, the sailing holiday can feel empty without your best friend on board. Well, the only solution is to bring the dog with you! If…

How to: Organize a Sailing Holiday

Organizing a sailing holiday can be a challenging task. Especially when there are multiple people involved, all with different needs. In such situations, when all the responsibility rests on your shoulders, the dream sailing holiday you were so excited about can turn into a trip from hell. But no worries, such a crisis can be contained and even prevented if…

Tips & Tricks: Last Minute Sailing

One of the most frequently asked questions anyone that wants to embark on a sailing adventure asks is “How to get the best deal?” Getting that ultimate value for your dream sailing holiday is quite essential. And opposite to popular belief not that difficult. As with most trips and methods of traveling and booking, the two most obvious ways are…

14 Sailing Tips For Beginners

Sometimes we all dream about sailing off into the sunset, leaving all our worries behind. However, sailing isn’t always sun-filled days, laying in hammocks and gentle breezes. Sailing can be challenging, adventurous, and dependent on numerous variables. What’s so exciting about this sport and this way of traveling is that it involves a set of skills, knowledge, and desire to…

5 Ways to Keep Kids on Board Happy

Long sailing holidays with the whole family are a blessing. The kids and the parents get to spent time together exploring the world, embarking on new adventures every day. However, sailing for long periods of time with small children or even teenagers could be a bit of a challenge for the parents. There are just so many things to consider….

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