The 3 Best Places to go Sailing in the Mediterranean
Sailing the Mediterranean is a luxurious activity that we should all experience one time in our lives. This is the place to book your summer sailing holiday! Cruising the sea with your friends, sipping beers on the sunny deck and exploring the most beautiful islands is a memorable thing to do and probably not as expensive as you think.
In this article, we explore the best places in the Mediterranean to go Sailing
Well, this one was obvious. With thousands of picture-perfect islands to explore Greece is perhaps the ultimate sailing destination in Europe. After visiting the historic ancient Greek ruins you can set off from Athens to explore the islands.
The Cyclades offer the gorgeously decorated volcanic rock that is Santorini with its pretty white buildings and romantic sunsets. They also offer High-End Beauty Mykonos, once only accessible to Europe’s Elite the island is now an international playground for the worlds party goers and beach bums. Be sure not to miss Milos with its impressive landscapes, cute little coves and gorgeous beaches that can only be accessed by sea.
Then you have the likes of Crete the largest of all Greek islands with its luscious beaches and Minoan historic sites to explore. For something a little more intimate you can head to Thassos where you can spot Dolphins and enjoy the vast marine life with a snorkel.
This massive island off of mainline Italy offers 2,000 km of coastline to explore. The island has some of the tastiest food in Italy to get stuck into after a long day sailing. A glass of wine and some fish and you are truly living the dream. Once you have filled your tummy you can then explore the sandy beaches of Sardinia and if you still have the energy then head deep inland to explore some of the scenic and rugged landscape of the island.
Those looking for their own bit of paradise can search for the secret islands of La Maddalena a quiet archipelago featuring gorgeous blue lagoons and islands that can be enjoyed all to oneself! https://www.cntraveller.com/gallery/la-maddalena-sardinia-italy
Croatia has been blessed by its position along the Adriatic sea. The country like Greece has thousands of little islands to be explored. Dubrovnik is a great place to visit for those who will appreciate a stroll around the historic old town before sipping cocktails by the bay. It is also a popular place for Game of Thrones fans as the inspiration and gorgeous setting of Kings Landing.
For something a bit flashy and wild all in one you Hvar Island and its nightlife. Similarly to Mykonos, this place is where the Elite likes to flash their cash but also hosts the Croatian islands best nightlife.
The island of Mljet should not be missed either this place with its luscious green forests is absolutely gorgeous. It also has an abundance of sea life and maks a great place for those who would like to snorkel.
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