Tag: Vis

Mamma Mia, Here We Sail Again – Vis Island, Croatia

mamma-mia-movie-vis-island-croatia

What better way to enjoy ABBA’s music than to be in the place where the music was rocking in the new hit movie, Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again.


Why Do They Burn the Boat?

In the old and beautiful village Komiža on Vis island, Croatia, there is a special way of celebrating the day of St. Nicholas. Each year, the local youngsters burn the boat as part of the celebration.


What an Odd Encounter

Sailing can give you many opportunities to meet new people. This is a story about one odd encounter with a very interesting and uncommon person.


Central Adriatic Route – a Little Bit of Everything

Hvar

Central Adriatic is regarded by many to be one of the most interesting sailing destinations in the world. Visiting all of its beauties in one go could be a bit challenging, but our skipper has prepared a route will enable you to visit this magical region.


Plastic Seafood

Exhibited plastic seafood

The fish market in Split has recently been richer for two new seafood stands. The offer at these stands consisted of all sorts of plastic packages, bottle caps, Styrofoam boxes and syringes, all washed up on the shore from the sea. This exhibition was part of a larger project, whose aim is to influence decision makers and general public to think about the human relation to the sea and nature in general because marine pollution is becoming one of the world’s most important issues.


Sailing Journey around Croatian Distant Islands (Part 2)

The second and final part of our mini-series about sailing to Croatia’s distant islands describes reaching Palagruža, the remotest island in the Croatian Adriatic. After that, our crew goes back north to Vis and continues its journey to other distant islands in the open sea, Biševo, Brusnik and Jabuka.


Viška regata – One End Means a New Beginning

Viska regata

Viška regata is being held this year from October 17th to October 19th. The regatta starts from Split. The legendary regatta marks the ending of summer and the beginning of the racing season. It is a fun and relaxing regatta filled with laughter and celebration.


Stončica Bay, Vis Island – Much More than Just a Safe Anchorage

Stončica Bay, on the NE end of the island Vis is one of the safest, deepest and most interesting bays on the island. Right next to the beach there is a small restaurant that will make you come back to Vis. They offer a variety of homemade delicious food. Their specialty is a really unique fish soup.


St. Nicholas Regatta in Croatia Guys – Tough Sailing for Tough Guys

St. Nicholas Regatta

St. Nicholas regatta means tough weather conditions as well as tough guys at the helm. Skills, archness, solidarity, courage and fair play are the most demanded virtues of all skippers while their boats are cherished as their best friends.


Vis – The Port That Mighty Empires Have Fought for

Island of Vis

Vis is a Croatian island that lies in the Adriatic sea. It is located southwest of the islands of Brač and Hvar. The island was an important interception of sailing routes throughout history. Nowadays, it is a popular destination for tourists and people with yachts.