Caribbean

The Island of Billionaires: Things to do in St. Barts

15th Oct 2019

The small Caribbean island of Saint Barthélemy — better known as St. Barts — is well known as an extravagant playground for the wealthy and famous. What is not as well known is that magical St. Barts has so much more to offer than just luxury villas for the jetset crowd. The things to do … Continued

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Top BVI Dive Sites

Top 10 BVI Dive Sites

27th Aug 2019

The British Virgin Islands (BVI) has long been known as a second-to-none vacation destination, especially for sailors and boaters of all kinds. This grouping of lush green islands has an abundance of gorgeous beaches, sparkling cyan waters and balmy sun-filled days year-round. The BVI has recently gained more attention as a dive capital of the … Continued

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Best Caribbean Party Islands to Visit

Best Caribbean Party Islands to Visit

12th Aug 2019

Our Guide to the Five Best Party Islands in the Caribbean Caribbean vacations are not just for balmy sea breezes and swaying palm trees anymore. Many travelers are seeking the best party scene under the sun for dancing the night away under the stars. Choose carefully, fellow roof-raisers. The best Caribbean party islands can be … Continued

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Creole Cuisine in Martinique

Martinique Dishes: Creole Cuisine to try

22nd Jul 2019

Martinique Dishes: Creole Cuisine to try Located in the southeastern Caribbean, the tiny little-known island of Martinique has natural charms that take cenDishester stage with towering mountains blanketed in rainforests, stunning postcard-perfect beaches, and year-round balmy trade winds. But the more refined side of Martinique serves up a level of culinary mastery that also attracts … Continued

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Five Best Rum Cocktails for a Taste of the Caribbean

17th Jun 2019

Five Best Rum Cocktails for a Taste of the Caribbean White sand beaches, salty ocean breezes and a rum cocktail – the three are virtually inseparable! The distilled alcoholic beverage we call rum is so deeply associated with the Caribbean – and the sea – with good reason. The first production of distilled rum took … Continued

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Five Best Caribbean Islands for Watersports

27th May 2019

On June 16, International Surfing Day is celebrated by activists and volunteers who work together to protect and enjoy our precious coasts. In celebration, we’ve picked out our best Caribbean islands for watersports. From surf breaks in the Bahamas, to kitesurfing in the Grenadines, there are endless opportunities for adventure in the Caribbean. 1. Surfing … Continued

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Inspiring the Next Generation of Sailors with the Optimist World Championship

30th Apr 2019

This year, we are supporting the next generation of sailors on the water by being a proud sponsor of the Optimist World Championship regatta. Taking place in English Harbour, Antigua, 300 youth sailors from over 50 countries will come together and participate in sailing races from the July 6 – 16 2019. The Optimist World … Continued

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Meet the Couple Behind Our BVI Crewed Catamaran Allende

23rd Apr 2019

Husband and wife duo, captain Graham Gips and chef Kristiann Gips are in their third season of operating crewed charters in the BVIs on board their yacht Allende, and they don’t do anything halfway. They started sailing a decade ago, while living in Lagos, Nigeria. After racing dinghies and competing internationally, they decided to honor … Continued

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Discover Paradise in the San Blas Islands

16th Apr 2019

Believe it or not, there are still untouched islands around the world. The San Blas archipelago is a near-deserted paradise only a 45-minute plane ride from Panama City and can only really be seen by boat. Dotted by coconut palms, swaying hammocks and pristine nature and culture, the San Blas islands make for a magical … Continued

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How to Decide Whether a Catamaran or Monohull Is Right for Your Sailing Vacation

01st Apr 2019

As the world’s leading yacht charter company, we have a diverse fleet with more than 1,000 yachts, including the latest cutting-edge models from the world’s best manufacturers of catamarans and monohulls. When it comes to planning your bareboat yacht charter or skippered sailing vacation, choosing your perfect yacht can be the hardest challenge. The difference … Continued

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