It took us five days to sail from USA to Bermuda, St George’s Harbour. The inlet welcomed us in with beautiful calm turquoise water. After sailing to Bermuda it was fantastic to sightsee all around Bermuda – especially St George’s Island. There was a massive reward for the unfortunate seasickness I endured on the trip
Charleston, South Carolina is one of the best cities in the United States to visit. If you are sailing along the east coast it would be a terrible shame to bypass this amazing area. Sailing and sightseeing Charleston is awesome. Sailing and Sightseeing Charleston – Video Within my 15-minute video above you’ll enjoy a sail
Chania Crete A Venetian harbor filled with uniquely decorated tavernas, bars and shops greets you upon arrival. And traces of history can be seen from every angle – an old Turkish Mosque, a Jewish Synagogue, an Orthodox Cathedral and the Venetian wall to name some. Like so many of the Greek islands, Chania has a
Did you know that it’s possible to enjoy a bit of sunbathing, hit an amazingly quiet, yet very impressive ruin and take in the scenes of a spectacular valley all in one day? Well, we moored our boat in Rethymno Marina, rented a car and enjoyed a day of sun, sea, antiquity, mountains and valleys.
Sailing around Crete – Knosos After a very sound sleep, my family and I woke ready for day 2 of our Crete explorations by car. Our first adventure included: Sailing around Crete – Agios Nikolaos, Gournia, Mochlos and Vai Beach where the highlights of our trip were seeing the best preserved Minoan town, enjoying a
If you’ve never heard of Delphi before, it’s an ancient Greek religious sanctuary sacred to the god Apollo. It’s home to the famous oracles which gave cryptic prediction and guidance to politicians and individuals. Furthermore, it was home to the Pythian Games. What’s very interesting is that the site was first settled in the 1500
The main reason for our epic first sailing adventure from Gibraltar to Malta had to do with taxes rather than sightseeing priorities. When buying a boat, the VAT (Value Added Tax) is either paid or not paid. On Britican, the taxes were not paid so the hefty liability was handed down to us. That being