The 10 best boat breaks: Love the water but don't fancy a cruise? Then, hire your own boat
If you love the water but don’t fancy a full-blown cruise, why not hire your own boat? Take command yourself or book a crew who’ll let you take the wheel occasionally.
If you are going it alone, check what qualifications, if any, you need before you set sail.
1. START WITH YOUR OWN GREEK ODYSSEY
Never sailed before? Book Neilson’s Stay And Sail holiday in Greece and take the Introduction To Yachting course (£239pp) during your first week at the Retreat Beachclub in Sivota. You’ll spend the second week sailing a 32ft Dufour 325 yacht in a flotilla.
Berths: 4. Two weeks costs from £999pp for... read more
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