Sailing route – South Dalmatia

Sailing through South Dalmatia is a special experience due to its somewhat undiscovered treasures.

South Dalmatia is at the very eastern tip of Croatia, and since it’s so far away it is often left out and both locals and tourists don’t visit as much as they should. But not for a good reason. South Dalmatia has lots of hidden spots and beautiful clear sea. We could call Dubrovnik the capital of South Dalmatia. And now back to our route.


Discover Rovinj – Istria’s pearl

Rovinj is a star attraction of coastal Istria. Although it can be crowded with tourists during the summer, the town still remains one of the last Mediterranean fishing ports. Wooded hills and low-rise hotels surround the old town, which is surrounded with cobbled streets and piazzas.


11 romantic restaurants along the Croatian coast

Is there more romantic time than summer? Is there more romantic setting than the Croatian coastline? The answer to both is – no, there isn’t. That’s why, if you are sailing with your spouse or simply, your significant other, you should spice your vacation a bit more.
Having dinner at the fine restaurant and enjoying some local seafood and a glass of fine wine will get both of you in a romantic mood.



Winds in Croatia

When sailing, the main thing you have to do is to use the winds. in the Croatian Adriatic sea we have different kinds of winds.

by: Emil Tomasevic

 

Here is a little glossary of the most common winds in Croatia:

BURA is a dry, very cold northern (from NNE to ENE) wind. It blows over the slopes of coastal mountains bringing cold air, causing a lot of trouble, especially to inexperienced sailors because of its strong blows and rapid change of direction. Around midday it usually weakens but in the afternoon it gets stronger again. Bura leaves you little time to escape or prepare before you meet its


5 beaches in Dalmatia worth visiting

Zlatni rat, Brač

World most famous beach

A unique shape of the beach is a sight you won’t want to miss. And the shape is constantly changing, due to the sea currents and winds.


Split – if it’s good enough for the emperor…

…it’s good enough for me!

What does this mean – if it’s good enough for the emperor? Here’s a little piece of history for you. Diocletian was a Roman emperor who wanted to build himself a nice place to live. So he build a palace. And of course, he built it in one of the most beautiful cities in Adriatic, Split. Because Diocletian was no fool.

Today the palace, along with adjoining areas to the west, forms the very heart of Split. Many shops, restaurants, bars and apartments for tourists can be found within the palace. The curious thing is that there are still people living inside the palace. Maybe they are not emperors, but still, they live good.

What you should know about sailing in Croatia

First thing you should know is – you’ll fall in love with Croatia once you visit.
If you sail here once, you’ll definitely come back. So be careful – Croatian seaside will get under your skin 🙂

Second, Croatia has 1246 islands, islets and inlets for you to sail. And only 47 islands are inhabited. Which leaves you with plenty of islands for you to explore without any distractions and, may we say, inhibitions.

Third, most of the anchorage is free. You can drop your anchor almost anywhere you want. However, marinas do provide services and comfort you’ll surely want during your trip.

Split is the most popular area to sail. We definitely recommend


Dubrovnik or King’s Landing for some

Everyone that’s heard of Croatia has also heard about Dubrovnik. It’s our most famous place for tourists. That’s why we won’t tell you the typical story of Dubrovnik.

 

But what we will tell you that Game of Thrones has been filming here since season 2. And what’s more important, Dubrovnik is King’s Landing, the capital of Seven Kingdoms.


Sailing with friends

Sailing with friends is lots of fun. It’s one of the most wonderful experiences you can have. You are together on a beautiful boat, surrounded by the sea and stunning nature. You swim together, eat, drink and have fun.

But it also takes a lot of patience, communication and adjustment.

That’s why we offer you the tips to minimize the potential downsides and enjoy the fascinating Croatian coast together.