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Our monthly blog has all the behind-the-scenes information you need when chartering a vessel in an exotic destination. We discuss the pros and cons of different vessels, destinations, anchorages, cruising cultures and more.

Bareboating in Bora Bora

Set sail aboard a yacht in the pristine waters of Bora Bora, French Polynesia and you’ll feel you’ve sailed into a location straight out of a glossy travel magazine.

What the pros pack for charter

What are the absolute sailing essentials you need for a week on the water? We asked some of our skippers. Here’s what they suggested.

Go sailing in Croatia

Nautical tourism in Croatia has rapidly developed since the 1990s and today it’s an international sailing hot-spot. Here are our top reasons to visit.

Cooking in the galley

Looking for a simple solution to cooking during your charter holiday? Here are three quick, easy recipes to satisfy your crew – with each recipe tried and tested by charterers.

Wet weather tips

When it's all sunshine and smiles, charter holidays are a dream, but what do you do when it rains? Here's our guide to beating boredom during wet weather.

Sailing's making a comeback!

Learn about the history of sailing - and why you should consider it for your next holiday, whether it's with your family, friends, partner, or even as part of a corporate event!

Bareboating with kids

The thought of sailing the Whitsundays with your children might make you a little nervous, but you needn't be. Help your children find their sea legs with this guide to family friendly bareboating.

Anchoring - top tips

One of the most concerning aspects of bareboat chartering for non-experienced sailors is very often the thought about anchoring safely each night.

Learn to sail

Whether it is a lifelong dream, an item to tick off the bucket list or a necessity for an overseas sailing holiday, learning to sail will provide you with skills that last a lifetime.

Catamaran versus monohull

The biggest decisions you'll make when booking a charter relate to the type and size of vessel you choose. Here's our guide to choosing between catamarans and monohulls.

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