Sailing insurance is a requirement for sailing holidays. If you already have insurance it is worth checking it covers sailing. We can not legally directly sell insurance. However we have teamed up with Topsail Insurance Ltd to offer Yachtsman’s Travel Policies with security provided by Canopius Managing Agents Limited. They offer specialist sailing travel insurance for sailing…

Since 2012 there has been a big shift in qualification requirement to charter a yachts. No longer can you survive on just previous experience. Pretty much all the major destinations around the world (including Greece Turkey and Croatia)require you to hold a qualification to at least the International Certificate of Competence (ICC) level, which is…

The first thing is to pack for when and where you’re going. If you’re joining an Arctic expedition you won’t be packing exactly the same as if you were going to Turkey in August, but a lot of it will be the same just with more or less shorts! Below is a guide for what…