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Star Clippers refurbishes two ships

Star Clippers refurbishes two ships

As part of an ongoing programme to keep Star Clippers’ classic tall ships looking fresh and bright, Royal Clipper – the line’s flagship – and Star Flyer recently underwent refurbishments to replace all of the soft furnishings and give the vessels a renewed look.

Sail Croatia's shoulder season savings

Sail Croatia's shoulder season savings

With Croatia tipped to be one of this year’s hot destinations, small ship cruise specialist Sail Croatia shares its secrets on how to explore this Baltic country for less in 2013’s shoulder seasons.

Learn a new skill with Pride of Britain Hotels

Combine photography, fishing, sailing and Christmas cooking with a stay at one of these luxury and boutique hotels.

Kalos Golf sails into Donnafugata

Golf lovers who have a passion for sailing can indulge in both sports thanks to an exciting new partnership that Sicily's Donnafugata Golf Resort & Spa has forged with luxury cruise specialists Kalos Golf.

Moor up and mingle amongst Manrique's legacies

Upmarket yachting specialist Essential Sailing is expanding its programme in the Canary Islands by launching holidays in Lanzarote for the first time during winter 2013.

Hotel Lone - Best place to watch a sailing regatta

Hotel Lone - Best place to watch a sailing regatta

Following last year's success of the world-class Adris RC44 World Championships in the host port of Rovinj, boats and crew are set to return to the Croatian bustling fishing town to partake in the final race of the circuit from 3rd to 7th October 2012.

Intrepid adds Italy & Turkey sailing for 2013

Intrepid adds Italy & Turkey sailing for 2013

Intrepid Travel is adding six new small group sailing adventures to its 2013 Europe programme, after the successful launch of its sailing itineraries in Croatia, Greece and Thailand in 2012.

Intrepid adds Whitsundays, Kokoda Track to 2013 Australia & NZ programme

Intrepid adds Whitsundays, Kokoda Track to 2013 Australia & NZ programme

Intrepid Travel has added sailing in the Whitsunday Islands and trekking the Kokoda Track in Papua New Guinea to its Australia & New Zealand programme for 2013.

Follow in the wake of an Olympian - Sailing getaways in Cyprus

Follow in the wake of an Olympian - Sailing getaways in Cyprus

For a nation whose history and identity is so bound up with the sea it seems only right that Cyprus’ first Olympic medal should have gone to a sailor: 22 year-old Pavlos Kontides, who took silver in the men’s Laser class at the London Games this summer.

Malaysia: Arguably South East Asia's premium sailing destination

Malaysia: Arguably South East Asia's premium sailing destination

There are a growing number of marinas and yacht clubs throughout Malaysia and the country's unique natural environment provides a colourful backdrop for exciting sailing holidays.

Turkish gulet sailing for single parent families

Fun-filled holidays for single parents and their children – sailing aboard a Turkish gulet where swimming, snorkelling and a relaxed taste of sea life are the order of the day – is the offer this summer from specialist operator, holidaysforsingleparents.com.

Algarve on the water

Framed by a 200km coastline, the Algarve’s warm waters play a central role in highlighting the history, culture, gastronomy and nature of the region.

Major new centres float Abu Dhabi's water sport destination ambitions

Major new centres float Abu Dhabi's water sport destination ambitions

Visitors to Abu Dhabi will soon enjoy a far wider choice of world-class water sport facilities than ever, as several leading internationally-accredited sailing centres of excellence come on line.

J Class yacht race spectacle comes to Cornwall

J Class yacht race spectacle comes to Cornwall

Visitors to Falmouth, Cornwall are in for a real treat this month with the arrival of some of the biggest and finest super yachts.

Essentially something for every occasion

Cruising the French Riviera and Italy’s Ligurian coast this summer, the high-end Beneteau Oceanis 50 yacht sleeps up to six guests – all in comfortable en-suite cabins.