The Ligurian coast in north-western Italy, borders with France, and is known for its picturesque blend of mountains, green hillsides, rocky coastline, broken by sandy coves, and always the azure Ligurian Sea. Here are some of our favourite places in this amazing area that you can visit while on your luxury charter yacht.
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September signals the end of a long, hot summer, but there is still plenty of sunshine in the Greek Islands. As the high season and summer heat abate and the tourist crowds disperse, the ambience changes in the Greek Islands – the ideal time of year to book your luxury yacht charter vacation.
This year, you and your family can swap a chilly Thanksgiving and white Christmas for the warm welcome and white sandy beaches of the Caribbean and the absolute relaxation of a luxury crewed charter yacht. Feel the heat these holidays!
It was once the chosen world of pirates, privateers and plunderers, but today the beautiful islands of the Bahamas are a destination of desire for luxury charter yacht guests from around the world. Here are a few of our recommended crewed motor yachts and a sailing yacht and our top tips to get the most out of your vacation.
"There is no better way to connect family than having fun on the water". For some it is about celestial luxury, for others it's champagne-soaked parties – but many mega yacht vacations are all about lovely family occasions. We know both the luxury yachts and the destinations to make that superyacht vacation with your family truly sensational.
Croatia is well known as a country of many islands but lesser known is that it is a country of many vineyards ranging from the tiny unknowns to the award-winning wine producers. While on your luxury charter yacht or gulet it is definitely worth trying some of the local varieties and even visiting some of the vineyards located on the Dalmatian islands and Peljesac Peninsula.
Croatia is a charterer's paradise with quaint seaside villages, historic towns, islands and harbours to explore at convenient intervals. And chartering a traditional gulet or motorsailer with warm and welcoming Croatian crew provides you with the most authentic cultural experience ever. But don't leave it too long to book – many of the gulets are already booked for the 2018 season!
The team from the Luxury Charter Group are once again in Nafplion for the Mediterranean Charter Yacht Show so we thought it an ideal time to introduce you to an area a little less known but by no means less beautiful than other areas of Greece. Nafplion is at the head of the Argolic Gulf, renown for its unspoilt nature and sites of historical value. Here are some of our favourite spots to visit on your next luxury yacht charter.
Barcelona has a reputation as one of Europe's liveliest cities, famous for its architecture, art and avant-garde culture, cuisine and creativity. With a rich and varied history, reflected in its barrios and their buildings, Barcelona was conquered and colonized by the Romans, Visigoths, Muslims, Castilians and the French, among many others who migrated and found a home in its sunny streets. It's a great stop-over pre or post a luxury charter in the Balearics.
The food in Spain is influenced by many things including her history, with a strong connection to Moorish dishes. Combine this with the sunshine the Balearics are known for, the local produce that prosper on these islands and the bountiful sea surrounding them and you will discover a cuisine that is tasty and diverse. Here are a few of the local delicacies that we suggest you sample when visiting these islands on your luxury charter yacht.
The Mediterranean's allure is based on many things - its long and varied history, its colourful, tasty cuisine, the stunning, sun-filled villages and the relaxed lifestyle. It is also incredibly beautiful. Here are some of the most photogenic places we recommend for a luxury yacht charter.
Mallorca is an island of contrasts and, despite being something of a tourist mecca, on a luxury charter yacht here you will find peace and tranquility with some of the most beautiful of beaches, imposing mountain cliffs, sprawling vineyards and orange groves, traditional fishing villages and historical towns. And here are seven of our favourite ports and anchorages.
Food is an important part of any holiday. It is a great way to get to know a place, whether you're interested in where and what the locals eat or checking out the latest fashionable restaurants or the hippest cafes. Here's a list of 6 places that we think would make perfect holiday destinations on a luxury charter yacht for a foodie.
Culture, cuisine, camaraderie, onboard leisure and on-water fun – these and so many other experiences await you during your luxury yacht charter. The experts at Luxury Charter Group can tailor your charter yacht vacation to suit your guests’ interests and your pick of destination. The avid, or aspiring golfer need not miss out either. Here are just a few of the Mediterranean’s best golf courses.
The Saronic Gulf and Eastern Peloponnese has well protected anchorages and short, easy sailing distances. While close to bustling Athens one feels a lifetime away: attractive islands & coastline with peaceful, pretty seaside towns and villages, pine-clad interiors and beautiful bays. A perfect destination to explore on a luxury yacht charter while being pampered by your professional crew.
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