Interview with the Queen

Lauren's avatar By Lauren
DESTINATION: Mediterranean
EXPERIENCES: Gulet Charters
13 Jun 14

The conversation went a little like this: Trevor: Lauren, I have a problem, I won’t be able to inspect the gulets at the Marmaris Yacht Charter Show in Turkey in May because I’ll be in Greece. Me: Don’t worry Trevor, if I have to travel to Turkey next month I will do it...

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Dream a Greek Island Odyssey…

DESTINATION: Mediterranean
EXPERIENCES: Yacht Rallies
12 Jun 14

How do we wrap up the 2014 Greek Island Odyssey? It was an incredible adventure and a dream come true for rally travellers who wanted to sail a yacht in the Greek Islands.

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A Travel Bug Born; Greek Island Odyssey

Lauren's avatar By Lauren
DESTINATION: Mediterranean
EXPERIENCES: Yacht Rallies
14 Feb 14

To be honest, Athens scared me. It was loud, crazy, busy, and very beige – not boring beige, but everything was literally the colour beige. Stone was everywhere, from the buildings in the city and the restaurants in the Plaka, to the Parthenon that stood sentinel over the city. I don’t know why I remember it this way but when I think of Athens, this is how I see it. And why did it smell so different to home?

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The Calligeros Family Gulet Holiday

DESTINATION: Mediterranean
EXPERIENCES: Gulet Charters
19 Dec 13

The gulet we chartered is a fine, traditionally styled wooden vessel and the crew and skipper were terrific at taking care of all our needs, the basic and the luxurious! We were so awed by the experience that we forgot all about our 'back-home’ selves and became adventurers.

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A French Riviera Experience by Tracy Matthews

DESTINATION: Mediterranean
EXPERIENCES: Yacht Rallies
09 Dec 13

Peter and I had often discussed our desire to visit the Riviera, but the thought of driving the coast and dealing with the traffic, the congestion and the thousands of tourists completely turned us off the idea. It is not often that a holiday destination exceeds your expectations. But that is exactly what happened with the French Riviera.

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Dream in Blue: A Rally Traveller’s Tale by Steven S. Holden

DESTINATION: Mediterranean
EXPERIENCES: Yacht Rallies
19 Oct 13

A sailing trip is the idyllic dream vacation because there is nothing more serene than navigating the blue hues created in the spaces between the sky and the sea.

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