Travel Hacks

Summer Sailing Holidays in the Med

By MedSailors Crew
on  February 08, 2012

Sailing Holidays are vacations that people take while on the ocean, and most of the time they are taken within the boundaries of the Mediterranean Sea. There are plenty of locations that have coasts off the Mediterranean Sea, and they are historic sites that people long to see. Some of these countries are Greece, Croatia, Montenegro, and Italy, and all of these countries have sailing charters that are available for tourists. These holidays last for a week, or more, and can be compared to a cruise, but the duration of time and size of the ships used, differ.

The benefits:

Sailing holidays have been beneficial for persons who spend all their time working, and are in need of a vacation, because sailing vacations have been known to be most relaxing and adventurous. A sailing trip is mainly chosen in the Mediterranean because of the clear blue waters, also because of the history surrounding the sea. Many of the countries that surround the Mediterranean have a history on their islands that date thousands of years back. These places are usually only seen by going on a cruise ship and sailing to them. Whether it is a guided charter, or just rented, the historical sites are what brings people to the countries.

The contributions:

Sailing holidays contribute different things to the people who go on them. For those who work at the sites of the tourist attractions, the more people who come to sightsee, the better, because they live their life off of the money spent from vacationing tourists. For a tourist, one is able to see the sites they have only dreamed of, and it gives them a time of relaxation and relief from their everyday grind of life. The contribution sailing vacations gives the world is that people from across the globe get an opportunity to witness the historical sites they have always dreamed to visit.


When people take sailing holidays, they can expect to get the trip they dreamed of because they are able to visit the sites they want to, and relax on the beaches they have seen in pictures. Some charters offer activities to their passengers, and some of these activities include sailing to remote locations and deep sea fishing. The guides and crew of the vessel one chooses will do anything to make their passengers feel comfortable, and ships and services offered on these sailing vacations vary because of prices. But when sailing on the Mediterranean one will realize that their trip went beyond their expectations.

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