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Yacht Charter Advice

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Catamarans

Thinking about taking out a catamaran instead of a monohull on your Croatia sailing trip (read our full comparison article here)? 

Catamarans have become quite popular over recent years, especially among vacationers in the Adriatic. If you have never been out in one, you may be wondering what the difference is in terms of handling and overall experience, and may be curious to know a bit more about the background of these boats. Here are a few things you may not know about catamarans!

The Definitive Guide to Croatian Weather System and Winds

If you have set your sights on a Croatia sailing holiday, you are in for the adventure of a lifetime. Whether you are a novice or advanced sailor, you will find that the Adriatic’s (usually) calm seas and gentle winds make for easy sailing. Still, every body of water has its dangers, and the Adriatic is no exception. There are some strong gusts which can easily capsize even an experienced mariner.

In this article, I will give you the skinny on Croatia’s weather systems, introducing you to some of the winds you may encounter in the Adriatic as well as some additional information on sea and air temperatures.

8 Games You Can Play on the Beach

Whether you’re visiting Croatia with your family or with a group of friends, one thing is certain, and that is that you are going to be spending a lot of time at the beach (check out 10 best beaches in Croatia). Croatia’s beaches are some of the most renowned on the planet, offering pristine sands, turquoise waters, and a surplus of sunlight.

While you may just want to kick back and work on your tan or go swimming or snorkeling, you don’t want to miss out on the chance to play some fun beach games! What can you play? Here are some ideas. Note that if you are organizing a company retreat, you could also use some of these as team-building exercises.

Why Choose Bavaria for Your Croatian Yacht Charter Holiday

If you are planning to charter a yacht in Croatia, there are a number of important considerations you need to weigh as you select your boat, one of which is brand. One you may want to think about is Bavaria. As you might guess, this is a manufacturer which is based in Germany. Bavaria creates luxurious sailing yachts, motorboats and catamarans, and is highly praised for its sophisticated designs.

Here are just a few reasons to consider chartering a Bavaria yacht for your Croatia sailing holiday!

Top Places to Go Snorkeling in Croatia

Think of Croatia and you probably instantly imagine sun-drenched beaches and deep blue waves. But what is underneath those waves is just as exciting as those ionic vistas.

Here you will find some of the safest and most accessible snorkeling in the world. The reefs in the Adriatic are not as colourful as they are in some areas, but you can snorkel here without worrying about sharks or whales. You also can look forward to encounters with friendly dolphins in some of the cleanest, clearest water around. This means that snorkeling in Croatia is great even for beginners and families.

You will notice that there are not a ton of organized snorkeling tours along the Croatian coastline. That means that you probably will need to plan your snorkeling outings yourself. Where can you go? Here are some of the best snorkeling destinations in Croatia!

In Love with Hiking? We Bring You the Top 6 Hiking Destinations in Croatia

If you are in search of the ultimate outdoor vacation getaway, Croatia should be high on your bucket list. While this Adriatic country is renowned for its sandy beaches, its walled cities and its vibrant festivals, it also is home to some amazing nature parks and reserves. The scenery is lush, colourful and idyllic, the perfect escape you have been craving—and a great chance to break in those new hiking boots.

Where should you head to in Croatia if you want to take in the country’s most spectacular natural wonders? Here are our top recommendations for hitting the trails.