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Charter a yacht for the Monaco Grand Prix

Charter a yacht for the Monaco Grand Prix

May is the perfect month to visit the south of France – especially if you like motor racing and celebrities! The Cannes Film Festival takes place between 16th and 27th May, while the Monaco Grand Prix roars off the starting grid on 24th May until 27th May.

Barging and Biking - A new concept from European Waterways

Barging and Biking - A new concept from European Waterways

European Waterways are launching their 'Barging and Biking' options for 2012. Because so many passengers enjoy taking some exercise during their hotel barge cruise - especially after indulging in the gourmet meals served on board - all of the hotel barges carry bicycles.

Late summer sun at the Amieira Marina

Late summer sun at the Amieira Marina

Whisk the family away on a houseboat holiday this October half term to the Amieira Marina. The marina is situated on Europe’s largest man-made lake in the Alentejo region of Portugal and offers the perfect opportunity to catch some late summer sun.

Luxury of Magic within Pembrokeshire

Luxury of Magic within Pembrokeshire

If you and your family are looking for something extra special and unique to help celebrate an occasion close to your heart, have everyone climb aboard the beauty of Magic, admire the outstanding marvel of the Pembrokeshire coastline and rest your head in a peaceful, three star hotel situated in the bustling, pretty boutique town of Narberth.

Tie the knot on a yacht like Zara Phillips

Zara Phillips and Mike Tindall tied the knot at a private ceremony in Edinburgh, but not before they celebrated in style with a pre-wedding cocktail party onboard the Royal Britannia yacht docked in Leith, Edinburgh.

Star Clippers offers ex-UK tall ship cruise

In 2012, as part of a maiden summer season of Baltic tall ship cruises, Star Clippers will offer a sailing from Southampton on the 170-passenger, full-rigged tall ship `Star Flyer’, the first time one of the Star Clippers’ tall ships has been in British waters since the ship’s launch in 1991.

42ft day boat added to Nick Whale Marine charter fleet

42ft day boat added to Nick Whale Marine charter fleet

With the 2011 summer season proving to be a strong one for yacht charter bookings, Nick Whale Marine has made the move to purchase an additional boat for its Balearic-based portfolio.

Mallorca’s Puerto Portals enjoys 25th anniversary celebrations

Mallorca’s Puerto Portals enjoys 25th anniversary celebrations

July sees the 25th anniversary celebrations of one of Mallorca’s most prestigious and renowned marinas – Puerto Portals.

Push the boat out this festive season with City Cruises

Push the boat out this festive season with City Cruises

City Cruises is offering a host of exciting festive packages on the River Thames.

Peak season savings on family UK boating holidays

Families can enjoy a great value boating holiday in the UK this summer with savings of up to 20% on narrowboat hire - short breaks and week-long stays – from the Nantwich base in Cheshire courtesy of specialist boating holiday agency, Waterways Holidays.

Green river cruising aboard the Viking Prestige

Award-winning river cruise line, Viking River Cruises today announced the launch of the second-state-of the art ‘green’ ship, Viking Prestige.

Six of the best European river cruises

Six of the best European river cruises

River cruising offers the perfect way to enjoy some of Europe's most iconic sights and events without having to check into and out of hotels; you only unpack once and your luxurious accommodation moves with you, while dining is done to gourmet standards.

The Isle of Wight Cowes Week Regatta 2011 - It’s more than just yachts

First held in 1826, the Cowes Week regatta is one of the world’s oldest and most respected sailing regattas.

For wine lovers everywhere

For wine lovers everywhere

Summer is now upon us. And for lovers of fine wine, there is no better time to take a sun kissed wine appreciation cruise with European Waterways.

Sizzling savings on Worcester narrowboat holidays

This summer enjoy a boating holiday from Worcester and save 25% - up to £375 – on a week’s hire of selected narrowboats, sleeping up to eight, courtesy of specialist boating holiday agency, Waterways Holidays.