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Cruise Vacations – Converting the Younger Generation

Cruise Vacations – Converting the Younger Generation

For many years, cruise holidays have been viewed as a type of vacation that are exclusively for the older generation. This has, in turn, perpetuated itself by deterring younger holiday-makers from trying this form of holiday. This is a shame, as it is actually a fantastic way to travel the world and see many of the lesser seen parts of the globe. However, there has been an interesting shift in recent times and it seems that now many young people are being converted to cruises.

A Falling Average Age

The average age of cruise customers has fallen from 50+ to 40+ in the last few years and now there are many youthful travellers ditching backpacking trips for cruise vacations. So, what is the reason for this shift?

Many of the key players in the industry have pumped a lot of money into their cruise liners and altered their trips to tempt younger travellers. Many of these companies are targeting those between the age of 18 and 40 and it appears to be working.

Destinations & Excursions

Instead of relaxing with a book by the side of the pool, cruises are now advertised as fun and thrilling trips that are bursting with all kinds of activities. Many exciting destinations like Borneo and Alaska have been added to the itinerary, plus excursions can include activities like kayaking, 4×4 excursions, hiking, bike rides and other “hands-on” activities.

 Revamped Cruise Liners

It is not just the destinations and excursions that have started to convert younger passengers. Many of the modern cruise liners have undergone enormous transformations to become party ships that are packed full of great facilities and technology. In addition to swimming pools, bars and restaurants, many now include sports facilities, water parks, live music, theatre shows and all kinds of other leisure activities. In addition to this, even the decor and service has been altered to appeal to a younger generation.

Affordability

Finally, cruises are a form of vacation that do not have to break the bank and this is crucial for many younger travellers. Cruise specialists, such as Bolsover Cruise Club, offer deals on last minute or late trips that can provide big savings. This can make it an affordable way to travel around the world and see a handful of different countries whilst indulging in luxury facilities (something that you do not get with backpacking vacations).

Cruises are no longer seen as a holiday for older people due to the industry targeting a younger generation (although more traditional cruises still exist). Now, modern cruises are packed full of thrilling activities and take travellers to exciting destinations around the globe.

Packing for a Winter Trip

Packing for a Winter Trip

I know that most people opt to travel during the summer months. The good weather and longer days allow you to enjoy the sights, and get out more. I understand why people travel more in the summer, but I also enjoy winter travel. During the colder months, there are fewer people around, so you do not have to contend with any crowds. The cost of accommodation and tickets tends to fall during those months too.

However, one thing I am not so keen on is packing for a winter trip. It is nowhere as easy as it is to pack for a summer break. The problem is that you need warm clothes, which means that it is hard to get it all in the case. Even if you can squeeze it in, staying under the weight limit is still a challenge. Now if an experienced traveller like me struggles, I know you do too, so below I am going to share a few of my favourite winter packing tips with you.

Pack in advance

The first tip is to pack well in advance. That way if you realise your favourite jumper is too bulky you can slip out and buy a lighter one. This is a far better option than arriving at the airport looking like the Michelin man, because you have had to wear so many layers to be able to take the clothes you need with you. Of course, wearing some of your bulkier items is a good tip, but you do not want to have to take things too far.

Knitwear

When it comes to knitwear, opting for natural fabrics is best. These regulate your body temperature better. A cashmere jumper will keep your far warmer than a polyester one does. That means you can opt for a lighter one, which will take up less space and weigh less.

Nightgowns

Now I know that dressing gowns are not on most people’s pack list, but I usually take one when I travel in the winter. Hotel heating is a bit hit and miss. Sometimes you cannot get warm enough. In that situation, being able to put on a dressing gown over the top of your pyjamas means you can usually get warm enough to be able to sleep properly.

If you are using a service like Airbnb, you will be staying in a private home. In that situation, a dressing gown is essential for the sake of comfort and modesty.

The best option is a gown wrap. They are light and compact, so do not take up a lot of space.

Footwear

If I am travelling in the autumn, I will normally take a pair of soft shoes and wear a pair of ankle boots on the journey. In the winter months, I usually wear knee high boots. These are comfortable, support your feet when walking and will help to keep you warm. Try to avoid putting them in your case. If you have to do so use the space wisely by stuffing the foot part with small soft items like socks, or underwear.

Those are just a few of my winter packing tips. If you like this post please let me know in the comments, and I will try to write more if that is what my readers want.

Top tips for how to visit Rome on a budget

Top tips for how to visit Rome on a budget

Rome is one of those bucket list cities that everyone wants to visit, and luckily, you don’t have to be a millionaire to have an incredible experience there. Families, couples and solo travellers from all over the globe travel here each year in their droves, to feast their eyes on the stunning statues and ancient ruins that adorn the city, and they all have very varied budgets themselves.

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Whatever your reason for wanting to visit this iconic city, I thought I’d offer up a few key pieces of advice for how to have a memorable trip there, but without breaking the bank.

  1. Buy multi-passes where possible

First of all, you’ll be pleased to know that ticket vendors have caught on to the fact that so many people want to visit places like the Roman Forum, the Colosseum and the Pantheon. That’s why there are now so many options to buy passes that encompass certain attractions, and you’ll often find that this doesn’t only save you time queuing up at every attraction, but money too.

For example, you can pick up the Roma Pass, which can either last for 48 hours or three days, and includes free public transport in Rome, free entry to the first museum you visit and discounted entry to others, as well as fast track access to the Colosseum. Or, if you just want to see certain sights, you can visit the Colosseum, the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill under the same ticket.

  1. Buy tickets in advance

Are there any events that you’re heading out there to see? It could be a concert, a food festival or a museum exhibition that’s only in town for a few days, but your best bet at avoiding disappointment is to book them in advance.

There are often early bird offers for event tickets, so you can bag yourself a better the price the earlier you buy them. Plus, with more prestigious shows, such as watching a live opera or ballet performance, it’s always better to book with a credible and reliable company such as www.romeoperatickets.com.

  1. Don’t be scared of going on foot

Although there are many coach tours and open-top bus tours available, Rome is a fantastic city to get around on foot if you want to save the pennies for things that really matter on your trip. I would always recommend this, because exploring places on foot is the best way to find those hidden gems in cities like this. Whether it’s a flea market selling traditional Italian goods or an eatery tucked away from the main streets, you’ll get the best experience of a new culture this way.

Speaking of which, don’t be afraid of street vendor food. This is where you’ll find the freshest ingredients and true, rustic Roman food, so enjoy it! Try the local pizza style, with an extra thin and crispy base like nowhere else in Italy.

When are you next heading to Rome?

Travelling to Vienna? What to see and where to go

Travelling to Vienna? What to see and where to go

I still haven’t been to this beautiful city, but I feel like I have from all the research I’ve done on it. At some point, I’d like to travel across some of the lesser known cities of Eastern European countries; I’ve already seen the stunning sunsets of Dubrovnik in Croatia, and it really opened my eyes to what that part of the world has to offer travellers.

One of my main reasons for travelling is to experience things I never knew were out there, and Vienna has so much to offer. In today’s post, I hope you enjoy reading about why this city has me so excited recently.

Explore the opera scene

Austria’s capital is known for many things, and in the same way that you couldn’t go to London and not see a musical in the West End, you can’t possibly head to one of the motherlands of opera and not go to see one. This is an iconic part of Viennese culture, wound into the fabric of the city, along with other forms of classical music, and into the hearts of all its people.

Plus, it’s never been easier to buy tickets; if you visit viennaoperatickets.com, you can take a look at the full schedule of operas and ballets coming up, and fit your stay there around the right dates. If you want to see a classic version of Carmen in the luxurious surroundings of the Vienna State Opera House, book them now before they sell out!

Walk through the Old Town

The Innere Stadt, as this is also known, has narrow walkways bursting with medieval architecture and plenty of photography opportunities. It’s very easy to get around on foot, so I’d suggest arming yourself with a map and going on one of the self-guided walking tours. You’ll be able to see the towering St Stephen’s Cathedral, with classic gothic architecture that oozes the grandeur that Vienna is famous for.

Or how about heading for the impressive City Hall? This is often the popular venue for the many festivals and feasts that Vienna holds throughout the year. If you’re heading there this summer, not only will you be able to take in the sprawling Hall itself, but the grand stage erected outside for the annual Film and Music Festival too.

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Learn about Vienna’s culture

You’ll be hard pressed to find anywhere in the world with so many museums and art galleries. The people of Vienna are hugely proud of their roots, so you’ll find plenty of opportunities to learn more about it – the MuseumsQuartier Wien is the main one. Amazingly, this area is home to around 70 cultural facilities, and is one of the largest art and culture complexes in the world.

With many courtyards, cafés and shops, it is the perfect blend of urban life with historic appreciation. There are several historic buildings to explore from the 18th and 19th centuries, as well as contemporary museums to celebrate modern Viennese artists.

When are you going to Vienna?

Top Backpacking Destinations Of 2016

Top Backpacking Destinations Of 2016

A backpacking travel does not mean that you have to go without exploring the world. In fact, much of the world is not best discovered in a luxury hotel suite, but with a few belongings tucked into a knapsack. So, here are some of the world’s top backpacking destinations of 2016.

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Portugal

Portugal is a fantastic coastal haven for backpackers. You can fly down and begin your trek from Porto and make your way leisurely to the Algarve, which is the southernmost tip of Portugal. It is an interesting walk with gorgeous scenery, delicious seafood and friendly locals.

Tasmania, Australia

The untouched beauty, preserved forests, sprawling vineyards and open spaces that lead directly into the Pacific Ocean have helped Tasmania to earn its unbridled reputation. You can stop along your way to enjoy a dip in the ocean or discover a unique rock formation. Although this island was once a jail for British outlaws, today it is a top backpacking destination.

Indonesia

Bali, Indonesia is the perfect destination for a backpacking traveler, who is traveling on a budget, but wants to sunbathe, dine, drink and explore like royalty. Bali features stunning golden beaches, and cheap food and accommodation.

Colombia

Colombia has varied terrains, from the laidback Caribbean coast to football madness and a fierce political history. Colombians are one of the friendliest and most inquisitive people you will ever meet.

Santa Elena, Costa Rica

This small and charming Central American town boasts wonderful walking trails and comfortable but cheap accommodations. The friendly locals will take you for a salsa twirl and also show you where to get the best seafood.

Nicaragua

The Central American country of Nicaragua boasts world class surf beaches and chilled atmosphere. It is a lot more affordable and relaxed, and attracts a huge surfing community and adventurous travelers. With its colourful buildings, picturesque churches and forts, cobblestone roads and stunning archipelago setting, Granada, Nicaragua will soon wear down your camera battery.

Turkey

Cappadocia in Turkey has a unique landscape of windblown rocks and hidden crevices. The locals are just as colourful as the colourful painted churches and they readily offer a cozy place for tea. Their homesteads are carved in the side of cliffs and gutted boulders.

Inca Trail, Peru

If you are an adventurous backpacker, then the Inca Trail is a prime backpacking destination. You can trek along the Peruvian coastline to find secluded beaches, lively little towns, spicy food and friendly locals.

Get ready and pack your bags to see the world’s top backpacking destinations of 2016. It is always good to experience a bit of everything, even the bad and ugly mixed in with the good. Most young people go on a back packing trip after they finish university. When finishing university students always have a load of belongings which they don’t have space for. One good way of storing these belongings is in a self storage locker, many of which can be rented for a few pounds a week and you can store almost anything you want.

The main family Holiday Destinations this Summer

The main family Holiday Destinations this Summer

This guide of the Top family holiday destinations this summer will help you to decide where to spend your vacation. Our guide covers several popular tourist destinations, including some that you might not be aware of. Book up early to get the best prices. Before booking a destination make sure you compare hotels. Comparehotelprices.co.uk is a good site to visit when comparing accommodation.

Paris

Paris is a popular tourist destination for many reasons. If you have young children then they will love to visit Disneyland Paris. This is very convenient to visit from the UK thanks to the channel tunnel. Remember though, if you are visiting during the summer holidays then it will be busy. You must book up well in advance if you are planning on visiting during the school holidays.

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Staying in the UK

Although many people want to jet off somewhere warmer for the summer, there’s no reason you have to. If the weather is kind then there are plenty of top tourist attractions here in the UK.What’s more you will even be able to travel in your own car which will reduce the cost. When travelling with very young children, it’s often easier to stay in the UK. Popular tourist destinations in the UK include Wales, Devon and the Isle of Wight. You might even want to consider a UK city break. These are especially interesting if your children are studying the Great Fire of London, or similar historical events at school.

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Barcelona

Barcelona has something for everyone, from the ancient Gothic quarter, to beautiful beaches for the kids. There are also a few theme parks for the kids. As Barcelona is just a short flight from the UK, it’s easy to travel to even if you have very young children.

Take a Cruise

If you’re not sure where to go on holiday in the summer then consider taking a cruise. Although cruises are often seen as a holiday for honeymoons, or old couples they are perfect for families with kids. Make sure you choose a cruise with plenty of activities for children. This is also a great way to travel somewhere new in style and enjoy your whole holiday.

Wherever you choose to go on holiday be sure to have a good time. Remember to pack plenty of sunscreen and make sure you have travel insurance for you and your family.

Barcelona Gaudi’s greatest achievement

Barcelona Gaudi’s greatest achievement

Gaudi’s Barcelona architecture cannot be compared to anything else in the world.

Barcelona, ​​capital of Catalonia is one of the most visited cities in the world, often chosen for short trips. Bustling, colorful, soulful, has that something that can enchant and attract. At first fire the average tourist usually goes to the las Ramblas street. This central promenade stretching from ​​the Catalan square to the column of Columbus and the beach, allows you to see the hallmarks of Barcelona and its heart, surrounded by bars, cafes and stalls in the open air. You’ll find yourself walking in the crowd (beware of pickpockets) poured back and forth from early morning to early morning the next day. You can sit down for a moment over coffee or tapas, choose exotic fruit from a stall, relax by the sea or to delve into the side streets. Because all the charm of Barcelona it is best to slow walk combined with discovering and admiring the successive corners. And the best thing you can “discover” in Barcelona is Gaudi architecture.

Gaudi, a brilliant architect has created a total of two dozens of major works, and almost all are found in Barcelona. The most famous – and both the most visited in the city – is a temple of the Sagrada Familia, houses Casa Mila and Casa Battlo (“casa” in Spanish means precisely “house”), and Park Guell. You will recognize these wonders by the walls like a stormy sea, balconies and fanciful creatures, decorative mosaic like fish scales, and wavy-shaped roof chimneys smoke. Gaudi’s projects cannot be confused with any other.

Antoni Gaudi is probably the most well-known figure linked to Barcelona. Born in the mid-nineteenth century, in the town of Reus (today known mainly due to one of the airports serving the city of Barcelona) since childhood have plenty of time to invent. Because of rheumatism he spent his childhood mostly at home by himself. He began designing small forms – gates, fences, cabinets or gas lantern exhibition (which can still be seen in Barcelona). But even if already earned the name by his larger projects there were no interested buyers: his projects were too bold ahead of its time. And perhaps Gaudi would not become famous if it wasn’t for a wealthy architect – Count Eusebi Güell. Eusebi was not scared of fancy forms, arcs instead of angles and colorful patterns. He was a patron of Gaudi financing his other works – in example the palace and the famous Parc Güell. As a result, Barcelona took on the character. As the capital of Catalonia, and one of the most visited cities in the world, Barcelona is often chosen for short trips.

Barcelona. Gaudí houses on the map of Barcelona

One of the first works of Gaudí, considered a precursor of his style, is Casa Vicens custom built for a wealthy craftsman. Today you can see it only from the outside – it is private property, currently offered for sale anyway. Dark pink building, finished in white and gray tile is massive thanks to turrets and arches.

Casa Vicens Gaudi

Since 2002, which was also the International Year of Gaudi, the public is now able to enter the interior of Casa Batllo. If you don’t want to pay the fee you can also admire it from the outside. This is one of the favorite spots in Barcelona, ​​almost always occupied by crowds of tourists with cameras and eyes widened with surprise. Buildings that Gaudi rebuilt at the request of a local industrialist, also called a “house of bones” because the surrounding windows and columns in the balconies are strikingly similar to crossbones. The building has a beige-blue facade and is decorated with colored stones, ceramics and glass. The roof is to remind the husk covering the bulk of the dragon. The interior is similarly unique and colorful, and is also designed by Gaudi.

Another well-known home is the Casa Mila, also known as La Pedrera. A few stories curled oval building with no shapes is also called a “house without edges”. There is not a single right angle in that house, and that interior furnishings presented in several rooms comes from the era of Gaudí. But the biggest attraction of this place are strange chimneys roof. It is meant to be one of the most beautiful views of Barcelona.

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Another great place to see in Barcelona is Park Güell. Originally supposed to be settlement-garden for the rich, but because of little interest of people willing to live in it, it became a public park, which resembles a fairy-tale land sinking in green. Some of the highlights of the Park include the Column Hall, which was originally intended for the trade fair, the famous checkered mosaic-tiled bench and the house where Gaudi lived (today it is in the museum).

Last but not least from the Gaudi’s main landmarks is the Sagrada Familia. Penitential Church of the Holy Family is a symbol of Barcelona’s most famous design of the innovative architect. He devoted his life to the project until the very end, but this time miscalculated and could perform only one-fourth part of the project. Therefore, although the soaring towers of the temple can be seen from afar, it all can be seen only on the model. Construction continues, of course, with interruptions, for 130 years and, according to skeptics there is no end in sight. According to the optimists it will be finished by 2030, when the sky will score more than ten new towers.

Avoid Tourist Crowds and Lines in Europe with these Simple Tips

Avoid Tourist Crowds and Lines in Europe with these Simple Tips

If you have ever been to a major tourist attraction – whether in a big city or at a rural site, it does not really make a difference – then you will know that standing on your feet, in the sun, waiting in a long line can be an absolute kill joy. It can zap the life right out of you when all you will want to do is take a nap after a long, well-deserved foot massage. And, if that sounds melodramatic, then perhaps you have never been in this situation before, because it seems to be a universal experience.

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The good news is that there are definitely tricks of the trade to avoid these scenarios to begin with, if you know what you are doing of course. Let’s take a quick look at some ways to avoid the long lines. Be warned, in some cases, there is simply no getting around the fact that there will be lines, but you can still lessen the load in pretty much every case.

Know the seasons, and go when the tide is low

Just like how the tide rises and falls like a sin curve with the day and night cycle, so too does the current of tourists at different times of the year. Typically, family trips peak in the summer, when schools get off. In Europe, August is usually the time when the breadwinners of the family take their allotted time off to tour other parts of Europe and the world. Holiday seasons such as Halloween and Easter time are obviously other periods when things get busy.

Thus, to avoid the busiest times, go when others are not. This applies to days of the week, as well. Weekends will be busier at the British Museum than say, on a Tuesday morning. Going later in the day to see the Leaning Tower of Pisa will probably mean fewer people as well.

Plan in Advance

If you make reservations at certain sites, your benefit of foresight will allow you to skip some freakishly long lines that can seem downright endless. Some notorious cases in Europe of snake-like lines include Rome’s Vatican Museum, Florence’s famous galleries (the Accademiaand the Uffizi), the Picasso Museum in Barcelona, and the Eiffel Tower in Paris. These are just to name a few, of course, but bypassing these lines is as simple as doing a bit of homework and getting advance reservations. Make sure to smile at the poor souls in line as you bypass, because they just might be grumpy to see you getting through so easily. And saving time and energy this way means you will be good to go, fully taking advantage of those Rome Opera Tickets you managed to nab.

Look for Shortcuts

No, this does not mean cutting a line, or doing anything illegal. However, there usually are unorthodox ways around things and strategies that reward you for not just following the herd. Side doors, guided tours, a different ticket vendor with shorter lines, or special combo passes that will let you bypass waits. The Louvre, for example, has a secondary, underground entrance, while Venice’s St. Mark’s Basilica has a bag check pass (as long as you have something to check) that lets you skip to the front of the line.

The top attractions in Europe are notorious for long lines and extended waits so be sure to know the best time to visit, plan in advance and look for shortcuts and you’ll be on your way to getting more time for enjoyment and less time standing around.

Spending time in Greece

Spending time in Greece

Although the country is going through a crisis, it is still a place you will enjoy spending time.

Spending time in Greece will not be a costly affair, but you should make it a point to plan ahead of time and follow a fixed routine so that you enjoy your time in Greece.

If you are looking for some ideas, here is a list for you!

Santorini Architecture

If you want to cherish your wedding beginnings, you should think about Santorini Architecture because it has a stunning picturesque view where you will notice deep-blue water, spectacular sunsets, multicolored cliffs, blue-domed churches and white-washed homes.

If you choose the west coast, you will find upmarket celebrity settlements. This means that you will have to shell out slightly more to be on the west coast. So, if you have a low budget, you should choose the east coast.

Meteora

Not many know that the Eastern Orthodox monks have found the perfect asylum in Meteora. Here, you will see rock pillars that are scattered but are not accessible. However, the sculpted landscape will help you find peace.

So, if you are looking for an ideal place for spiritual contemplation, you should consider visiting Meteora.

Little Venice

Whenever we hear the word ‘Venice’, you will notice that pure, love-related feelings flow in our mind. Little Venice is no different. With a vibrant atmosphere, you will feel like spending a romantic day with your partner in this location.

At the same time, this place has found popularity because it is a great party destination for celebrities and fashionistas. So, if you want to get crazy and let your hair down in Greece, this place should be on your list.

Beaches of Crete

Beaches of Crete are not just like any beach in this world. They are different and you will feel the difference when you remove your shoes and slippers and walk in white sand and feel the cold breeze take you to another world where you can enjoy the soothing environment and look around at the vast stretches of rocky and sandy gold coastlines to coves with glistening colored pebbles.

It is an ideal spot to be with the kids. Make sand castle buildings with your kids or click some selfies with a clear background to make it a perfect vacation for self and your family.

Benaki Museum

For lovers of art, Benaki Museum is a great spot. This is not a people-packed museum, but it gives a holistic portrayal of Greece where you will witness the country’s artistic and cultural transformation. So, if you are interested in it, you should mark it and visit Benaki Museum.

Mount Olympus

If you are looking for adventure in Greece and have some experience, Mount Olympus should be an ideal spot for you.

Remember, if you want to climb Mount Olympus, you should have the necessary gear and accessories. Buy them from Target.com at a discount. Also, look for coupons for Target.com for an additional discount at Chameleon John.

Have you visited Greece in the past? If yes, which spot was the most interesting in your case?

A Grecian Tour: The Ionian Islands

A Grecian Tour: The Ionian Islands

Some say the Ionian Islands provide the best sailing routes of the entire Mediterranean. With light winds, beautiful scenery and protected waters, the islands make for one of the best yacht charters for beginners. There are many sites and routes that are unspoiled by tourists and are considered some of the most tranquil areas for a Greek holiday.

Begin your yacht journey from Corfu. From Corfu visit Plataria, just 51 kilometres away. Here you can fish your day away and in the evening eat your weight in prawns and watch the sun set over Corfu. You can’t possibly get anything better than that.

Kefalonia sea

Get adventurous in Sivota with mountain biking, waterskiing, wakeboarding and other water sports. The water is warm and gentle but with perfect breezes off the coast, which make this island ideal for water activities. With clear waters and sheltered bays, snorkelling and scuba diving are particularly popular in Sivota. Venture off the beaten path and discover coves, wondrous green hills and secluded beaches.

The stunning islands of Paxos and Antipaxos are just 16 kilometres from Corfu. Paxos is considered the smallest island of the Ionians; its small island charm means no hotel resorts or cheesy bars but rather strings of olive trees, fishing villages, beachfronts and boutique villas. When you’re on land, you can always find a grocery shop to stock up on provisions.

Assos, Kefalonia

The west coast of Paxos consists of limestone and caves but the east is everything but. There are 30 beaches that are reachable by car or on foot, and others only by boat. You can try your hand at some water sports, but other than that, there’s not too much excitement happening on Paxos, which is all part of the appeal.

For an extended trip, head down to Lefkas, Meganissi, Ithaca and Kefalonia, the southern Ionian Islands. Fortunately, the winds in the south Ionian are light and easy for those beginning to sail.

In Lefkas, as you walk around the town you can enjoy the smell of fresh, Mediterranean flowers, olive oil and other cuisines. Take some time to delight in the architecture, clear waters and the locals.

The beaches in Ithaca aren’t perhaps Ionian’s absolute finest, but this is made up for with an abundance of hiking trails.

Myrtos Beach, Kefalonia

Kefalonia is the largest of the Ionian Islands and it’s a popular tourist place surrounded by small villages, monasteries, breathtaking landscape and, of course, beaches. One of the most visited spots is Melissani Cave. Enter through an underground path and tour the cave by boat. Thanks to the size of the islands, there are plenty of activities to take part, but alternatively you can simply anchor down and take in the overall splendour.

There are many destinations when planning a yacht charter holiday, but nothing is quite as beautiful as the Ionian Sea. The Ionian Islands are full of charm, azure waters, stunning cliffs, greenery and sites you can’t miss. Sail your way through these islands and get lost in the Greek culture, cuisine and the Mediterranean Sea.