Tag: Italy

A Mediterranean Cruise for a Facebook Fan

One of our Facebook friends had an interesting question: he was wondering if someone could help him plan the best sailing route for a Mediterranean cruise with six of his friends. They are looking for good food, adventure and wonderful places to explore on a 6 year old Bavaria 46. Our skipper suggested an interesting sailing route. We bring you his answer.


Where To Sail: Italy or France

Where To Sail Italy vs France It’s always hard to choose a sailing destination. Especially when it’s between so beautiful sailing countireto sails. Both have a lot to offer and sailing either one would be unforgettable experience for…


Sailing Holidays – Top 10 Yacht Charter Destinations in the World

Know your ropes whether it is your maiden voyage or whether you are looking for another amazing sailing destination.


Still Stuck Under the Heel of the Italian Boot

Gallipoli in the Italian Gulf of Taranto has always been a safe harbour and an important base for Ionian seafarers. Gallipoli offers beautiful beaches, historical sites, a romantic atmosphere of the old Mediterranean town and a vivid night life.


Aeolian Islands – Is It Where the Winds Were Born?

The Aeolian Islands are a group of islands in the Tyrrhenian Sea, north of Sicily. They are also know as Lipari Islands. The islands were created as a result of volcanic activity. There are still two active volcanoes, at the islands of Stromboli and Vulcano. The prevailing winds are from west and northwest. The Lipari islands are an exciting and interesting sailing destination.


Regatta Barcolana

Regatta Barcolana, or to be more exact Autumn Cup (Coppa d’Autunno) would be the greatest sailing event at the Adriatic according to the number of contestants and overall participants which refers to almost 2000 boats with some 25000 sailors. It traditionally takes place in the Gulf of Trieste, Italy, on second Sunday in October since 1969.


Sea Help – You Never Sail Alone

You can feel a little safer when sailing if you know that there is Sea Help, a network of operative bases which provide non-emergency services such as towing, spare parts delivery, engine failure assistance, etc. Sea Help is divided into four zones: Baltic Sea, Adriatic Sea, Balearic Islands and Southern Italy.


Sailing Sicily

Sicily is the biggest island in the Mediterranean. The centre of the region is Palermo. It is crucial to make a detailed plan when sailing around Sicily because it is quite impossible to visit everything in one week due to its size. Sicily offers something for everyone – history, beautiful nature and an amazing sailing experience.


Where To Sail: Italy or Croatia

It’s always hard to choose a sailing destination. Especially when it’s between so beautiful sailing countireto sails. Both have a lot to offer and sailing either one would be unforgettable experience for sure. We hope this text will…


No More Gap Between Montenegro and Greece

Sailing in and out of the Adriatic Sea has been made easier. Marina di Orikum, situated at the south part of the bay of Vlorë, is the second biggest Albanian port and functions as a part of a hotel and residential establishment. The bay of Vlorë and marina di Orikum are well protected by Karaburun peninsula, perfect for development of nautical and tourist facilities.


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