11 August 2017
When chartering a yacht in tropical destinations such as the Caribbean, our go-to choice is a catamaran. But for most sailors, this is a polarizing suggestion; it’s generally met with a look of disgust or a knowing grin.
People love what they know, and monohulls are the overwhelming favourites when it comes to chartering...
07 August 2017
After a passage south along the coast from Cavtat we pass a fortress on the last spit of Croatian territory and enter Montenegro, a country of only 600,000 people and a GDP smaller than BHP! Towering above the town are the 2,000 metre black mountain ranges for which the country is named – Montenegro.
27 July 2017
We sail on a gentle north westerly breeze down to Cavtat, the southernmost port in Croatia. We drop the anchor, get ourselves settled and relax over a cool G&T. Steve looks across and asks “what’s that town over there? Dubrovnik, replies Maggie, “Dubrovnik, day 6 and we can still see Dubrovnik”?