Tag Archives: Sailing

Sailing in Italy

Introduction This article concerns the Italian Riviera and why sailing in Italy is such a delight! Whether you choose to take the family, or prefer a romantic escape, this article covers the topics you should know. Beautiful destination ports, the charming characteristics, festivals, history, cuisine and culture. You will really see why the region is… Read More »

Sailing in Italy

Introduction This article concerns the Italian Riviera and why sailing in Italy is such a delight! Whether you choose to take the family, or prefer a romantic escape, this article covers the topics you should know. Beautiful destination ports, the charming characteristics, festivals, history, cuisine and culture. You will really see why the region is… Read More »

Sailing Ship

Specifications USS Constitution under sail in Massachusetts Bay, 21 July 1997 For a history of ship construction, see shipbuilding. There are many different types of sailing ship, but they all have certain basic things in common. Every sailing ship has a hull, rigging and at least one mast to hold up the sails that use the… Read More »

Sailing Key West

It wasn’t that long ago that the Florida keys could only be reached by boat and were inhabited mainly by wildlife and pirates, and perhaps it’s the feeling of life lived on the wild side that gives the islands their appeal. With the Atlantic on one side and the Gulf of Mexico on the other,… Read More »

Sailing To Antarctica

At the southernmost city of the world, Ushuaia, Argentina, we stopped for two days to shop while waiting for the next ship to Antarctica. We raced for the privilege of boarding first as we watched the pristine ship pull into harbor. On it, we will pass the Horn. It seems utterly incredible to me that… Read More »

Sailing Secrets

In the world of water sports, sailing is one of the most popular in the world. Nothing beats the relaxing feel of spending your leisure time on a boat. You must be aware though, of the difference between just spending your vacation on a boat, and actually having a sailboat life. You should already consider… Read More »