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AP-eh? Explaining APA

In this article, we demystify the mnemonic APA (advance provisioning allowance). Read on to find out why you need to budget for it, what it includes and how much you are likely to need. Budget for 20-25% APA As you set out on your sailing holiday you [...]

AP-eh? Explaining APA2020-03-09T09:54:45+00:00

Small but perfectly formed – independent travel agent

Independent travel agent Why should you book with a smaller firm like The Yacht Break rather than one of the major multinational yacht charter companies such as Sunsail or Moorings? There are many advantages to booking your sailing holiday with a small specialist independent travel agent: [...]

Small but perfectly formed – independent travel agent2020-03-09T10:51:45+00:00

Keep it clean!

How can you enjoy sailing in the beautiful paradise of the Dalmatian coast ethically, in a green and friendly way? Globally, the oceans and seas are under threat due to human activities; marine life is being damaged and the coastline awash with litter. Even the relatively clean [...]

Keep it clean!2020-01-28T22:38:51+00:00

Preliminary provisioning

A provisioning list for your sailing trip is fundamental. Unless you have booked a hostess, you will need a mission to the supermarket at the base marina before you sail to stock up for your trip. It is worth having an idea about what to get before [...]

Preliminary provisioning2020-01-28T22:39:14+00:00
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