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10 reasons for a boat holiday in Corsica

Corsica, a tiny island in the Mediterranean, has traces of Italy, although it belongs to France. Carrying traces of the past with its historical cities surrounded by walls, each with its own castle, Corsica is a quiet getaway for sailors with its emerald sea, soft sandy beaches and small fishing villages. You can rent a boat from Sardinia Island to explore the island and enjoy its sheltered harbors.

Boat Trends in 2022
Bareboats, Sailor's Stuff

Boat Trends in 2022

The fact that boat shows could not be held for almost two years (due to the pandemic) upset our industry's professionals and yacht enthusiasts like everyone else. Finally, we were able to visit the fair with peace of mind this autumn and we realized that we missed it a lot. The Cannes Yachting Festival on 7-12 September, the Southampton Boat Show on 10-19 September and the Genoa Boat Show on 16-21 September were held with enthusiasm. The stands at all fairs were full of the excitement of meeting again and of course the most beautiful boats of the 2021-22 season. Let's take a look at the prominent models together.

Check List for First Time Sailors
Bareboats, Destination, Sailor's Stuff

Check List for First Time Sailors

You've finally organized the boat holiday you've been dreaming of for years. Your route is set, your crew is ready, everyone is very excited… Since you will be on the boat for the first time, and, you have great expectations.

Rent a sailing yacht, motor boat or catamaran for the best prices online
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Rent a sailing yacht, motor boat or catamaran for the best prices online

Yacht Charter / Boat Rental Has Never Been This Easy! The world's simplest boat rental platform is GotoSailing.com. Let's explain how...

You don’t have a sailing license?
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You don’t have a sailing license?

That’s great! Even if you have no license and no experience on the sea, you can still rent a Nicols boat and enjoy the inland waterways of France. Everyone can sail a Nicols boat with a short training given on the day they start the trip. These boats are famous for their simplicity and maneuverability, plus they have everything you would ask for in a luxury boat. And don’t forget that you’re not alone: about 80 percent of all boat renters on the French waterways are non-licensed people like you! Rest assured that you’ll have your first experience as a captain in a very safe way…

Is it better to buy or rent a boat?
Bareboats, Sailor's Stuff, Life Aboard

Is it better to buy or rent a boat?

If your research has led you to this article, it means you love to be on a boat. In fact, you probably have already began dreaming about owning a boat. Surely this is a big and costly decision, so it is better to think thoroughly about it. You may consult to your friends but be prepared to get confused because everyone will suggest something different. Some may say “the best boat is a rental boat” while others may argue “for the love of a boat, not haggle about the price, just buy the boat”. Depending on the perspective, both suggestions seem reasonable, don’t you think? What matters on deciding are your conditions and your life. For the right decision, let’s think about all the pros and cons.

Hopping Through the Greek Islands
Bareboats, Destination

Hopping Through the Greek Islands

Even if you travel all around Greece, you don’t really get the taste of the Greek way of life if you haven’t been on a boat trip, ‘island hopping’ from one isle to the next. Just pick a nice yacht charter boat and set yourself free in the magic world of the Greek Islands.

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