Travel Hacks

Incredible Sailing Vacation

By MedSailors Crew
on  February 08, 2012

Sailing is such an incredible experience that one should consider a sailing vacation at least once in one’s lifetime.  Destinations such as Croatia, Greece, Florida and the Caribbean are excellent for those who love sailing. There are many activities that one can engage in depending on preference. Florida is a lovely place for those who love sea creatures such as dolphins and turtles. Sailors can hire catamarans for cruises in Windless Key and Boca Chita Key. Other activities include snorkeling, barbecues and water sports. Catamarans normally have linens, toiletries and kitchen supplies for their guests.

When one decides to go for a sailing vacation, it is necessary for one to find accommodation. The prices depend on the season, activities, entrance fees to different places and the number of days that one will stay. Some people choose to book yachts while others prefer apartments and resorts. Other people choose beach accommodation and villas. Prices are almost always inclusive of meals and trips. There are usually discounts available for families and groups of friends.

People who are active and admire nature always choose a sailing vacation in the Caribbean. Sailors get an opportunity to explore Grand Turk and Nassau for shopping trips and fishing. Horseback riding and buffets are available upon request. Certain parks and jungles offer excellent sightseeing experiences.

Sailing vacation in Croatia involves navigator cruises, traditional cruises, explorer, sail and cycle cruises. Navigator cruises are ideal for those who love visiting islands. A perfect choice for vessel would be a motor boat because it is fast and covers an island faster. Navigator cruises are ideal for young people while Traditional cruises are perfect for couples and senior members of the society. Croatia has beautiful scenery, which will help one relax. Explorer cruises are ideal for people who love sightseeing and socializing. Bikers can combine cycling and sailing as they discover historic towns and breathe the fresh air in the mountains. Riders will start with a northern route in Opatija or a southern one in Split.

Another thrilling sailing vacation is Greece. Sailors love Greece because of the temperate climate, affordable cruises, and sandy beaches. Greeks are fishermen. Sailors have an opportunity to take fishing trips and visit popular villages known for fishing. Popular sailing towns include Saronic and Corfu.  Greece is also an excellent destination for historians who will have an opportunity to visit temples and ancient islands. State of the art yachts are available for sailors which include a minimarket, cafe, laundry, health centre, ATM and Internet access for business men and women.

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