“I’ll take the boat to Belize and put her into charter service. I’ll be cashing those checks in no time,” I said to myself. True to the adage, the best laid plans are quickly scuttled!
In the Eastern Caribbean, there lies a chain of postcard-perfect islands called the Grenadines. The islands’ pristine beaches, crystalline lagoons, and proximity to one another...
Croatia is amazingly well-suited to charter vacations, especially for those who like a good dose of history with their sailing.
The hurricane damage was devastating, but troubled times opened doors for miracles, and sailors are returning to the Caribbean. ~ by Zuzana Prochazka
Managing power, water, and waste effectively will make for a happy crew. Here are some tips on how to maximize (or minimize) each on a charter.
Few things are more important at the start of a charter than the technical briefing. Don't let the base personnel off the deck until you’re certain you know everything about...
Cruising the canals and rivers of France is not your typical charter. ~by Zuzana Prochazka
A good dinghy can make the difference between a fun sailing charter and a week of misery.~ by Zuzana Prochazka
For a successful chart experience, don't leave a charter base without getting answers to these five questions.