Girls Gone Sailing in the Abacos

The Abaco chain in the northern Bahamas offers lots of beautiful harbors and plenty of flat-water sailing  (published March 2017) Sometimes when planning a charter you start with a series of constraints rather than a destination in mind. In our case recently, we had an important crew member who was

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Charming Chartering in Corfu

The northern Ionian Sea offers some of the best sailing, cruising and exploring in all of Greece  (published August 2016) We have always loved to charter in Greece and these days The Moorings offers three bases. If you are looking for outstanding food, sailing and interesting port visits any one

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Bonifacio, Corsica

Lat    41°23', 4N; Long 009°09', 8E  (published January 2014) Most of the planning we did for a week’s charter from the new Sunsail base in Cannigione, Sardinia, was around the logistics of getting there from the United States. We also read the excellent guidebook Italian Waters Pilot, published by Imray,

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Athens: the Other Windy City

Finding shelter in the storm during a Greek charter  (published March 2012) Last year, Sunsail was promoting a new base in Lavrion, Greece near Athens, along with a new Jeanneau-built monohull, the Sunsail 41. The boat looked fabulous to me, and not enough good things can be said about the

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