Sailing experience

Top 5 things to see on Dugi Otok Croatia

Dugi Otok is an island in Croatia located in the Zadar archipelago. Its name translated in English means Long island.    Dugi Otok is the largest island of the Zadar archipelago, and its name speaks for itself. It extends northwest-southeast, in a series in which the north is the island of Molat and the south Kornat. The west coast is very steep, while the other coasts have a number of bays, among which Solišćica, Pantera, and Telašćica stand out with their sandy beaches. The larger islands nearby include Ist, Olib, Iž, Pašman, and Ugljan.  Among its rich sandy beaches, hidden coves, crystal...

Visiting Krka waterfalls with chartered catamaran

Visiting Krka waterfalls brings refresh from the summer heat. Entrance to the canal of St Ante begins with St Nikola fortress dating from the 16th century which is located on its south side. We have to emphasize that all yachts bigger than 50BT have to report entrance to the channel control center Jadera. After passing the canal we come to the historical town Sibenik which is dominated by the old medieval cathedral of St James, one of the UNESCO world heritage.   Going up the river you will pass by shell farms where you can buy mussels and oysters picked...

Why charter a catamaran?

Why is a catamaran better than a monohull?  Why rent a catamaran? Is the catamaran safe? These are common questions that many of you ask when choosing the right boat for your charter in Croatia.   Why choose a catamaran for your next vacation?   Stability One of the main advantages of catamarans over sailboats is stability. A catamaran is more stable than a sailboat and is the better choice for families with small children or the elderly because it is more spacious and easier to walk on it and has better seakeeping characteristics. This means that it remains stable...

Croatia full of tastes

Experience the tastes of Croatia   Gastro and wine sailing trip   Croatia is a country of 1000 islands, along the coast, there are 1244 islands, islets, cliffs and reefs. Such a terrain enabled Croatia to have a deep-rooted orientation towards the sea, which is reflected in the everyday life and tradition of its inhabitants - fishing, maritime and shipbuilding.   Sea, olives and vines are the basis of life on the Croatian islands.   If you have not yet decided where to go for the holiday, the ideal choice is to sail the Croatian islands and discover their charms...

Sailing with the children

Are you planning your sailing vacation with children? The catamaran charter is the best solution for the first sailing experience with children.   What do you need to know about sailing with kids?   First of all, a catamaran is more stable than a sailboat, it offers more space and it is easier to walk on it, inside and outside. However, sailing with children can be a fantastic exciting, and at the same time challenging experience. It is a great opportunity for kids to learn about sailing, explore other countries and see remarkable nature. Let them drive the boat, let...

Best sailing apps

We made a selection of the best sailing apps based on their quality, our experience, user reviews, and overall reliability.    Good preparation is half the victory. In this day and age when we get most of our information from our smart devices, it is useful to know which devices can be most helpful on a sailing trip. Before you set sail, download these apps that will take your navigational confidence to the next level. However, sailing can also be dangerous if you are not properly prepared. Having the right training, tools, and safety equipment is a must when you...