Discover Kefalonia Island, Greece on an Ionian Islands Luxury Yacht Cruise

2023-12-07T16:33:52-05:00

Written by Missy Johnston

Assos village in Kefalonia, Greece (

Assos Village in Kefalonia, Greece

With a history of wars, pirate raids, various conquests by invading forces, and even an earthquake, the island of Kefalonia has had a tumultuous past. These conflicts and struggles have resulted in a modern-day melting pot of cultures, which is apparent in the arts, music, and architecture on the island today.

This is an island with a very interesting past, but also a lively present that can be experienced when visiting Kefalonia on an Ionian Islands private yacht cruise.

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Discover Kefalonia Island, Greece on an Ionian Islands Luxury Yacht Cruise2023-12-07T16:33:52-05:00

Enjoy A Fast Winter Getaway on a Private Yacht Charter To The Leeward Islands

2023-12-07T16:29:21-05:00

Written by Missy Johnston

St Barts harbor, Caribbean

St. Barts Harbor, Caribbean

There are many great reasons why vacationers go to the Leeward Islands during the winter. The lovely Caribbean weather and the ritzy lifestyles on St. Martin, St. Barts, and Anguilla draw yacht enthusiasts in particular, who feel right at home on their private yacht in the marinas and anchorages alongside other luxury yachts. And nothing can beat lounging on a pink sand beach in the sun when the alternative is staying at home especially if home in the winter is cold.

If a private luxury yacht charter to the Leeward Islands is beckoning, a wonderful treat awaits.

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Enjoy A Fast Winter Getaway on a Private Yacht Charter To The Leeward Islands2023-12-07T16:29:21-05:00

Enjoy These Wineries in Marlborough Sounds During a Yacht Charter in New Zealand

2023-12-07T16:26:11-05:00

Written by Missy Johnston

Marlborough Sound, New Zealand

Marlborough Sound, New Zealand

The Marlborough region in New Zealand produces truly spectacular wines, due to its optimal growing conditions for grapes. That means that a New Zealand luxury private yacht charter that includes Marlborough Sounds is the perfect opportunity for wine-tasting.

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Enjoy These Wineries in Marlborough Sounds During a Yacht Charter in New Zealand2023-12-07T16:26:11-05:00

See Bellingham, WA During a Pacific Northwest Luxury Yacht Charter

2023-12-07T16:12:07-05:00

Written by Missy Johnston

Bellingham, Washington

Bellingham, Washington

Before the rest of the Pacific Northwest private yacht cruise from Bellingham, WA to Campbell River, BC begins, here is a perfect opportunity to explore the beautiful seaside city of Bellingham. This surprisingly large city offers many things to do and see.

Food, art, delicious coffee, stunning scenery, and an extensive list of fun outdoor activities await those who want to explore Bellingham. Here’s a sample of enjoyable activities in this lovely coastal destination.

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See Bellingham, WA During a Pacific Northwest Luxury Yacht Charter2023-12-07T16:12:07-05:00

What To Do In Ikaria, Greece On A Luxury Yacht Charter

2023-12-07T16:07:47-05:00

Written by Missy Johnston

Agios Kirikos village on Ikaria island in Greece

Agios Kirikos village Harbor, Ikaria Island, Greece

In Greek mythology, Icarus was the son of the craftsman Daedalus. The two were responsible for building the labyrinth that imprisoned the minotaur in Crete, among other accomplishments. Icarus and Daedalus, in their own attempt to flee Crete, crafted wings to fly away.

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What To Do In Ikaria, Greece On A Luxury Yacht Charter2023-12-07T16:07:47-05:00

What to Do in Block Island During a Southern New England Private Yacht Cruise

2023-12-07T16:04:35-05:00

Written by Missy Johnston

Historic Block Island Harbor, Rhode Island

Historic Block Island Harbor, Rhode Island

Off the coast of Rhode Island lies Block Island, a roughly 21-square-mile New England paradise. Few places offer a more pleasant combination of New England’s charms with laid-back island lifestyles than Block Island, which is just one reason it’s featured as one of the stops during a New England private yacht cruise.

Here’s what to do on beautiful Block Island, RI before continuing on the rest of your yacht charter cruise.

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What to Do in Block Island During a Southern New England Private Yacht Cruise2023-12-07T16:04:35-05:00

Explore The History And Charm Of Frederiksted, U.S. Virgin Islands

2023-12-07T15:56:22-05:00

Written by Missy Johnston

Frederiksted, St. Croix, USVI

Frederiksted, St. Croix, USVI

Frederiksted is the second largest town on St. Croix, the largest of the US Virgin Islands, but it’s not a “big city” by any stretch. Frederiksted’s charming Victorian style and laid-back Caribbean lifestyle make it a lovely stop during a St. Thomas private yacht charter In the U.S. Virgin Islands.

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Explore The History And Charm Of Frederiksted, U.S. Virgin Islands2023-12-07T15:56:22-05:00

What To See In Lake Okeechobee During A Florida Yacht Charter

2023-12-07T16:01:54-05:00

Written by Missy Johnston

The marsh of Lake Okeechobee, Florida

The marsh of Lake Okeechobee, Florida

While it’s always nice to set sail for Greece, France, or some exotic location, it’s easy to forget how wonderful vacations can be closer to home. A Florida yacht charter that includes Lake Okeechobee, for instance, packs wonderful beach atmospheres and southern charm into a week-long excursion through the Sunshine State. The Fort Lauderdale to Fort Lauderdale private yacht itinerary is a tour of the whole southern tip of Florida, from the Keys to the Caloosahatchee River, on through Lake Okeechobee, and back to the east coast.

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What To See In Lake Okeechobee During A Florida Yacht Charter2023-12-07T16:01:54-05:00

Discover the Ancient World on a Private Yacht Charter in Southern Turkey

2023-12-07T15:53:10-05:00

Written by Missy Johnston

Amphitheater of Knidos in Datca, Turkey

Amphitheater of Knidos in Datca, Turkey

The southern coast of Turkey offers scenic beauty, crystal clear water, and fascinating history. Ruins of ancient cities dot the length of the coast and provide many stopping points for history-minded yacht charterers to come ashore. The western and southern coasts of Turkey were the location of an ancient trading route, often referred to as the Maritime Silk Routes of Anatolia, which today are part of the UNESCO World Heritage Silk Roads Programme. Cruise along part of the Maritime Silk Routes of Anatolia in the wake of Ancients, discovering these ancient cultures in the ruins of the trading cities left behind.

The main ancient sites that can be visited on a crewed yacht charter cruising along the coast of southern Turkey are:

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Discover the Ancient World on a Private Yacht Charter in Southern Turkey2023-12-07T15:53:10-05:00

Christiansted National Historic Site, US Virgin Islands Is A Glimpse Into History

2023-12-07T15:49:51-05:00

Written by Missy Johnston

Catamaran Off the Coast of St Croix, Caribbean

Catamaran Off the Coast of St Croix, Caribbean

When Danes first came to the islands of St. Thomas, St. John, and St. Croix during the 15th and 16th centuries, they ushered in an era of both wealth and human suffering. Today, that history is preserved by the Christiansted National Historic Site. This site can be part of a customized itinerary on a US Virgin Islands luxury private yacht charter. It’s a great way to experience the Danish way of life that led to the area’s economic boom and eventual decline.

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Christiansted National Historic Site, US Virgin Islands Is A Glimpse Into History2023-12-07T15:49:51-05:00
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