Sailing in Balearic Islands, or how a skipper repaid his debt after 5 years

It’s official, after 5 full years, Greece is no longer my favorite place to go sailing, it has been surpassed by amazing Balearic Islands, Spain. Don’t get me wrong, Greece is still one of the best places to go sailing, but oh wow! did Spain over delivered, that much that we can’t wait to go back over and over again in the next years, as we feel we saw 5% of what those islands had to offer.
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Visiting Cyprus , or how to make a friend cry at the airport

IMG-20141129-WA0024As women, in our 30s, single, married, mothers, workaholics, travelers, we sometimes feel the need to run, get away, and forget all your responsibilities and problems for a long weekend just us girls. Also it helps if the birthday of one of us is approaching, and what better gift to give than an all-paid-4-day-surprise-escape-girlfriends-included? Of course the most patriotic thought comes in mind first: let’s go somewhere in Romania, stay at a nice hotel, and treat ourselves with nice meals, massages and cosmetic treatments, and an occasional cocktail (occasionally every 30 minutes). Guess what? It’s sometimes cheaper to escape in another country, than do this in our beautiful, crazy country. Continue reading

Sailing In Sporades, Greece – Spring-Break 2015

Here it goes , my first post …. I’ve been stalling this for years now , and how else should I start than with a sailing story ( you might have noticed the background picture of the blog has yachts in it) . I am really nervous, I am not good with words , so bear with me through this, while I learn 🙂 And as I said, my memory gets worst and worst, so I’d better write things down while I do them, otherwise I forget all the nice details… Continue reading