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Sailing to Monemvassia enjoying the views

Sailing to Monemvassia enjoying the views Sailing to Monemvassia enjoying the views is a most noteworthy experience. Probably because sailing there is so much easier and more rewarding than the alternative. From the Ionian Sea we sail south.  A few days sail and we...

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Perfect Day in a Perfect Bay

Perfect Day Monday The Perfect Day began with a hearty breakfast and a quick visit to the local mini market. The weather for the day suggested some good sailing winds that afternoon and so we set off to the neighbouring island and called into this delightful bay for...

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Quayside breakfast at Trizona

Quayside breakfast at Trizona https://www.sailawayyachtholidays.com/yacht-charter-for-almost-all-ages/ Quayside breakfast at Trizona We spent some time here at Trizona and breakfast on the Quayside was a delight. The local strawberries were in season. Due to a...

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Aigina at Night and the lights.

Aigina at Night and the lights Aigina at Night and the lights. Many of the island harbours we visit offer  magical night vistas with their sparkling light show across the clear water. On occasions colours of all the spectrum will be seen. It is a very impressive view...

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Ancient Greece at its best

Ancient Greece Ancient Greece at its best. Anne and I took a break together and sailed south to the Peloponnese and discovered this Ancient site of an early settlement perched high up with views over the Aegean Sea. To reach it one had to climb a long and winding...

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A Day Exploring a part of the history of Greece

A Day Exploring a part of the history of Greece A Day Exploring a part of the history of Greece Whatever Island we visit there is always lots to see and explore. A Day Exploring a part of the history of Greece. That is why on occasions it’s decided by our guests...

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Hard Day at the Office!

Hard Day at the Office! The advantage of being on your yacht when visiting the Greek Islands is the fact that you decide where you are going and once there you decide how long you stay.  Hard day at the Office!  I don’t think so. This hillside Taverna was a...

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Yacht Changes were afoot.

Yacht Changes were afoot. There is always improvements and repairs to be done on a yacht.  Yacht Changes were afoot. Work on one of the bunk cabins is under way. Inachos has two bunk cabins and whilst they currently offer two berths in each cabin they are both more...

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All Brass.

Driving force All Brass.  After a few months in the sea and working hard driving us at up to 7 knots the brass propeller need some TLC. The barnacles have not been able to get a hold on the brass propeller but have lodged themselves just above. When they dry out they...

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Yacht Charter in calm waters.

Yacht Charter in Calm Waters Not a breath of wind. Yacht Charter in calm waters.  We still had our main sail up and we were ready. The crew though had other ideas. The weather pattern in the summer months can be reliable. The days forecast was for a F3 later that...

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A Day of Exploring

No Wind Today A Day of Exploring There will be the odd day when there is no wind at all. This then gives us the opportunity to take some time out from sailing. A Day of Exploring lies ahead. We set out as usual after breakfast and motor to our next island. Rather than...

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