Nautitech 542 catamaran

5 Best Charter Catamarans

Here is a list of five catamarans. It consists of five excellent vessels which all have distinctive features. The catamarans are listed according to the author’s preferences. Read about Eleuthera 60, Sanya 57, Voyage 500, Nautitech 542 and Lagoon 450.

Female skipper

Female Skipper

A family chartered a boat and got a female skipper. The father of the family was very disrespectful to the female skipper and said that he does not trust them, that they are incompetent. In the end, the female skipper just left, not wanting to stand there and be insulted. A surprisingly rude and chauvinistic behavior for the century we live in.

ACI Palmižana on the Islands of Hell

ACI Marina Palmižana is a situated in one of the most visited yachting destinations in the Adriatic, the Paklinski otoci archipelago. It lies just opposite the exclusive town of Hvar on the island of the same name, which attracts luxurious yachts and the world’s elite over the summer. The marina can be very busy in high season, so make sure you book your place a few days in advance.

Racing or Cruising – Propeller Counts

MAX PROP is an Italian company that produces feathering propellers with wings with identical angle both in their forward and reverse positioning. That way you get the same level of sailing performance either when driving or maneuvering in the port. MAX PROP makes their propellers to be resistant to marine corrosion.


Is Your Anchor Still Holding?

Luckily there is an application which helps skippers have a peaceful night and take a rest for another day of sailing. It is the most complete system to monitor anchoring – Anchor Safe Monitor helps you control monitors your mooring state in real-time.

Top 6 Natural Attractions on the Aeolian Islands

Thanks to their volcanic origin, the Aeolian Islands are a natural attraction in itself. They are an archipelago of 8 islands north of the coast of Sicily which were inscribed in the UNESCO World Heritage List in 2000. Lipari, Vulcano, Salina, Stromboli, Filicudi, Alicudi, Panarea and Basiluzzo lie in the exquisite Tyrrhenian Sea and offer a lot of natural beauties to their visitors. Here is a list of the six most beautiful ones.