Greece boasts of some of the most picturesque seascapes in the world, lending to its allure as a top summer East Mediterranean yacht charter destination. And with 6,000 beautiful Greek islands and islets, finding the perfect expanse of sand can be difficult. Here are our top picks that you will want to step ashore and experience for yourself during your Greek yachting holiday: Continue reading →
A romantic yachting getaway is about sharing special moments together as a couple, seeing extraordinary sights, basking in the beauty of exceptional surroundings, and indulging in pampered service. Whether strolling hand in hand along the seaside of the Italian Riviera, lounging side by side on the shores of the Côte d’Azur sipping champagne, or savoring some tapas with your love in the Balearic Islands, Europe is blessed with plenty of romantic destinations lining its coast. Here are a few top picks for a romantic yachting getaway:. Continue reading →
Off the western shores of Greece lie the mythically beautiful Ionian Islands known to have drawn curious seafarers for centuries since the protagonist of Homer’s Odysseus found refuge there. A variety of cultures have left footprints on these lands and their people while the islands are bordered by crystalline cerulean waters that are the perfect cruising grounds for any luxury charter yacht. Golden sun-kissed beaches, luxuriant olive groves with sparkling leaves, secluded coves, quaint harbors and charming villages to explore are only some of the reasons to visit the region. Not to mention delicious Greek food served in traditional taverns, including hot souvlaki which is meat served on skewers or in pita bread and traditional white wine known as retsina. These gorgeous islands boasting of magnificent green flora all summer long were named after Io, a nymph and mistress of Zeus.