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Yacht Charter Advice

Don’t have a lot of sailing experience, but still dreaming of chartering a yacht in Croatia? Well, the good news is that you can—and you do not even need to worry about all the hard work of navigating the local waters if you hire a skipper.

Don’t have a lot of sailing experience, but still dreaming of chartering a yacht in Croatia? Well, the good news is that you can—and you do not even need to worry about all the hard work of navigating the local waters if you hire a skipper.

A lot of people who charter sailing boats in Croatia like the idea of setting sail on their own, however. This causes them to overlook the challenges that come with sailing the Adriatic. So if you are thinking of hiring a skipper but are still on the fence, I want to share some reasons why you should consider it.

How to Deal With Bura Wind on A Yacht

Up until this point, we have listed all the beautiful things about sailing in Croatia, we even made our land of thousand islands very poetic. But there is also the wind that can make sailors life very difficult. It's name is Bura.

Ahoy sailors! Today we are going to share with you one amazing video made by Andy who will show you how easy it is to tie Nine different Sailing Knots.

It is always a good skill to have, especially for those who want to become experienced sailors ;)

How To Pack For Sailing Vacation | Top 10 Tips

Even the best things in life have their downsides. On a boat this means giving up some space. We already gave you 10 tips on how to prepare for your sailing holiday. Now we bring you some tips on how to pack for your sailing trip.

Beginners guide to sailing - infographic

Have you ever wanted to learn how to sail but you thought that sailing was something that only experienced and trained individuals can do? Sailing involves many skills, but it is also something a complete beginner can enjoy and begin to learn in free time.

Sailing has many benefits, one of them is certainly meeting a lot of new friends. This infographic from EFYC will give you an outline of what is involved in sailing from the perspective of a beginner. This beginners sailing guide includes some safety and sailing tips, and outlines the basic terminology of sailing. It also highlights some interesting statistics from the world of Australian sailing that make for interesting reading.

If you would like to learn more, we will publish a detailed guide for beginbers later this month on Danielis Yachting blog and Facebook page so stay tuned.

5 Apps You Should Use To Make Your Sailing Vacation More Enjoyable

Apps there, apps everywhere. You can’t escape em, even if you’re out to sea you have your phone either near you or in your hand.

The boats that your charter are equipped with a whole boat load (sorry for the pun) of navigation systems, and they are enough to sail safely around the Adriatic Coast. But just getting around safely isn’t the point, sometimes you just need something else to do.

The obvious apps that everyone will use on a bout are WhatsApp, Snapchat and Instagram to stay in touch with friends and make them jealous that they are staying in a boring house watching the same view and the same sunset every day, while you have a different horizon whenever you wake up.

The list below are apps that we found useful and interesting on our own voyages, some are great when there is no wind and you just need to pass the time, others turn your phone into a swiss army knife of useful information.