By Ana Mikin
Begin your new (sailing) adventure…
Sailing is definitely one of the best ways to spend your holiday in the sun. You get to explore new places and discover hidden spots, bond with your friends or meet new ones, disconnect from the pace and enjoy nature in its full beauty. It is also a great choice for those who prefer to stay active and acquire new skills while on vacation.
Closest you can get to both nature and one’s self
There are many things to love about sailing. It can be easily compared with a magical world where you’re constantly in a flow state of mind. Once you leave the harbor and hoist the sails you disconnect from your everyday life and its routines. You leave the noise and stress behind you. Your mind starts to wander in the sounds of the wind and waves. Feelings of freedom and tranquility awakes. You start to enjoy solitude and wide expanse of the sea, feeling a strong connection to everything around you. Plus, on a sailing boat you get the opportunity to visit a never seen places, enjoy spectacular views and completely recharge your batteries. Sailing is closest you can get to both nature and one’s self.
Croatia as a must-go sailing destination
With thousands of beautiful islands to discover, amazing sunsets, starry skies, turquoise sea, hidden coves and beaches, rich variety of marine life and great food and wine Croatia is a must-go sailing destination. In addition to its gentle sailing waters, advantage of sailing in Croatia is nearness of islands so you get the chance to visit a multiple destinations in just one week.
The smooth sea never made a skillful sailor
If you decide to participate in sailing more actively, acquire new skills and become a part of a crew, then you get to discover a side B of sailing. In that moment sailing becomes a constant challenge and adventure, as every sailing trip becomes a unique experience. It starts to require your full attention, focus, ability to adapt, various skills and constant improvements.
Give it a try
The best way to gain sailing experience is to enroll in a sailing course. You will get started with learning the main parts of a sailboat, as well as the basics of sailing at different winds and handling the boat. If you love sailing and you’re up to a new, exciting experiences, give it a try (why not?).
Reserve your spot
There are numerous sailing schools in Croatia and it’s important to choose the right one for you. Our first pick was a well-known Sunsail, largest sailing and watersports holiday company that delivers great value sailing holidays with a cutting edge fleet, in the worlds best cruising grounds. At Sunsail you can earn your International Certificate of Competence (ICC), RYA Day Skipper, Coastal Skipper, Competent Crew, Yachtmaster Offshore and many more qualifications, with a range of practical and theory-based courses to choose from. All of the crew are RYA qualified and offer a fun, but professional approach to sail instruction. We already reserved our spot for 2017 and so can you at www.sunsail.com