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    Winners of the 2023 Photo Competition

    And the winner is... It was a great photo competition in 2023 and we would like to thank everyone who entered and showed off some amazing creativity. In this blog, we thought we would highlight both those that were featured in our 2024 brochure and are highly commended but didn't quite fit in the brochure.…
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    Seafarer receives Feefo Platinum Trusted Service Award 2024

    For consistently delivering a world-class customer experience 12 February 2024, Seafarer Cruising & Sailing Holidays has won the Feefo Platinum Trusted Service Award, an independent seal of excellence, which recognises businesses that consistently deliver a world-class customer experience. Feefo established the Trusted Service Awards in 2014 to recognise brands that use the platform to collect…
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    Top Tips for Family Sailing

    Our MD, Chris Lorenzo talks through some of the aspects to making an amazing family sailing holiday If you are already a family of sailors you will already know how sailing brings you together, as a fun, active, often exciting sport or hobby, with a cross-generational appeal. As a family holiday, it is also arguably…
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    Where to go for your perfect family flotilla holiday?

    We answer questions on some of the areas that make a great trip Choosing the right location for your family flotilla holiday is important and each of Seafarer's nine summer flotilla bases offers something slightly different. In this blog we are going to answer some theoretical questions about different parts of the flotilla experience to…
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    Choosing a Yacht for your family flotilla holiday

    How to find the perfect boat Choosing which yacht to charter for your family flotilla or bareboat holiday can be tricky, especially if you are new to sailing. In this guide, we aim to uncover the general characteristics of each size of yacht, what to expect from the interior spaces, and the features that might…
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    How to use a SUP from a Sailing Yacht

    Stand Up Paddleboarding is currently the fastest growing watersport worldwide and its easy to see why. The ability to explore new places with such a simple bit of equipment makes it very flexible and is perfect for those who want to have fun on the water. We're not advocating changing sports, far from it but…
  • How the RYA National Sailing Scheme Works

    If your interested in becoming a Sailing or Windsurf Instructor you may be interested to know how the RYA Schemes work and who can teach which course. These graphics give you a clear idea of the path every RYA Sailing and Windsurfing Instructor takes and what they can teach. If your interested in doing the…
  • How to take the train to our Corinth Base

    Cheap, Fast & Comfortable The town of Corinth is located in the North East Peloponese, 70km to the west of Athens, and is the home of our Corinth & Saronic Gulf Flotilla. We are moving back to this base in 2024 its a great place to start a sailing adventure in the Saronic Gulf or…
  • New Equipment at Nikiana Beach Club

    Dinghies, Catamarans, SUPs and Windsurf Gear Giles and the beach club team have been hard at work preparing for the new season and we thought it was the right time to reveal what they have been up to. The news is very exciting with a whole host of new boats, windsurf equipment, and SUPs on…
  • Winners of the 2022 Photo Competition

    And the winner is... It was a great photo competition in 2022 and we would like to thank everyone who entered and showed off some amazing creativity. In this blog, we thought we would highlight both those that were featured in our 2023 online brochure and are highly commended but didn't quite fit in the…