Cruise through two lovely Greek Island chains, the Saronic Islands and the Cycladic Islands, on this yacht charter itinerary through the Aegean Sea. This is an excellent itinerary for a one week charter on a sailing yacht or sailing catamaran out of Athens, for lovely, easy sailing every day, while enjoying some terrific Greek Islands. This is also a great yacht charter itinerary to enjoy on a crewed motor yacht.
Scuba Diving is a great way to explore the secrets that lie below the water’s surface in the British Virgin Islands, including ship wrecks, and beautiful coral walls, filled with tropical fish. Several of the top scuba diving locations in the British Virgin Islands are included in this suggested yacht charter itinerary, for certified divers to enjoy scuba diving right from their private charter yacht.
One of the most popular yacht charter destinations in the summer is Croatia, and for good reason. A world-class destination, Croatia features more than 5,000 kilometers of stunning Adriatic coastline. One of Europe’s most pristine sailing grounds, Croatia offers a plethora of uninhabited islands, harbors, bays, and hospitable cities to enjoy. There are more than 1,200 islands off this part of the Adriatic coast, along with majestic waterfalls, secluded coves, and ancient walled villages.
Where else but Old Town Dubrovnik, Croatia. Anyone who has been to Old Town Dubrovnik knows why this lovely walled town is the perfect setting for “Kings Landing”, the capital city of the “Seven Kingdoms”. Anyone who has not been to Old Town Dubrovnik, will recognize immediately on arrival, why Old Town Dubrovnik is the perfect setting to “bring to life”, the magical stronghold of the Lannister Family. Visiting by crewed yacht charter is the perfect way to see Old Town from both land and sea; just as viewers see “King’s Landing”, from both land and sea.
For any Game of Thrones TV Show Aficionados, southern Croatia is the place to cruise on a yacht charter itinerary as so many of the important scenes were filmed along the southern Croatian coast. Think “King’s Landing”, “Westeros”, the “Red Keep”, “The Purple Wedding Reception”, and the Gardens where so many of the characters, especially the Lannisters, and even the Tyrells, plotted and planned, plus locations for many more important scenes, which were filmed in various locations in Croatia exuding that magical Game of Thrones feel. And all of the filming locations in Croatia were coastal or island based; perfect for a visit to see in person, the filming locations of so many favorite scenes while on a crewed yacht charter. Follow along on this 8 day yacht charter itinerary, and unravel the various locations in Croatia where filming took place for past seasons and will again for the much anticipated final season. See for yourself on a crewed yacht charter, the locations used as many of the backdrops for scenes filmed for the Game of Thrones TV Series.
There has long been an amicable rivalry between motor and sailing yachts. Both types of charters are fabulous in their own right. Many people who like to charter sailing yachts are yachting enthusiasts with a passion for sailing. Those who prefer motor yachts enjoy the speed and the amenities offered.
Choosing whether you want a sailing or a motor yacht charter is one of the most important decisions you’ll make when planning your luxury yacht charter vacation. In this article, we review the advantages to both sailing and motor yachts so you can choose the right charter for your next getaway.
Now is the time to explore the lesser-known, but possibly more beautiful Southern Caribbean. This includes the stunning islands in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. Northrop-Johnson Caribbean yacht charters is the perfect way to explore these lush islands that are full of unspoiled landscapes and unique cultures.
The Caribbean was impacted by hurricanes last year, most notably islands stretching from Barbuda to Puerto Rico. While hurricanes Maria and Irma wreaked havoc on territories such as Dominica, the British Virgin Islands, and Barbuda, they spared other areas of the Southern Caribbean.
Thankfully, great progress has been made in restoring the five-star resorts, luxury spas, and fine dining restaurants on the islands impacted by the hurricanes. In fact, according to the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association, about half of the 129 CHTA member hotels are open. By December of this year, all of the hotels are expected to reopen.
Cruise the crystal clear waters of the Caribbean starting in the the half French and half Dutch Island of St. Martin; home to both an international commercial airport and an international private airport, St. Martin is the perfect starting point for a luxury yacht charter through the unique Caribbean Islands of St. Barts, Anguilla, Saba, St. Kitts, Montserrat, Nevis, Antigua, and Antigua & Barbuda. Explore the very French side of St. Martin by visiting Marigot and Grand Case before heading to Anguilla, and then on to St. Barths. Close by are the unique islands of Saba, St. Kitts, Nevis, and Montserrat, which are great to include in a one week yacht charter out of St. Martin ending in Antigua. Enjoy the warm trade winds and have hours of fun in the sun, sand, and water on your private yacht charter. (more…)
Chartering a luxury yacht in the Caribbean is the ideal getaway for those who love sparkling blue waters, dreamy golden beaches, and island-hopping adventures. It’s your own version of paradise aboard a beautiful yacht, making memories to last a lifetime. And the Caribbean is the perfect destination, particularly in the winter.
Best explored by private yacht charters, the Caribbean islands stretch over 500 miles and are home to some of the biggest reefscapes in the world. Let’s take a look at some of the reasons why crewed luxury yacht charters in the Caribbean offer one of the most memorable experiences of your life.
This exciting yacht charter itinerary includes highlights of islands offshore of the western coastline of Italy, several of which that can be seen only by private yacht. Visit, on this yacht charter itinerary, the secret Pontine Islands including Ponza and Ventotene, the chic Naples Bay Islands including Capri, and the lovely Amalfi Coast including Positano, for a fabulous one week charter in Italy boarding in Rome and disembarking in Naples, Italy.