Sail Ionian Blog

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Articles about sailing, Greece and other topics of interest…

Hello and welcome to the Sail Ionian blog! Thank you for coming by this page, I hope you find something interesting to read… feel free to leave your comments or if you have any specific questions, please email me on! I’m always looking for new ideas too so if you have an idea please do let me know. Hopefully I’ll be looking to write a couple of posts a week, if you notice I’m slacking, send me an email!


Health Benefits of a Sailing Holiday

Posted on April 8, 2021
The health benefits of a sailing holiday – Why a sailing holiday could be just what you need this summer   There are a whole load of reasons why we think a sailing charter should be your choice for your next summer holiday, but have you ever thought about the Read More
March 25 2021 marks the 200 year anniversary since the beginning of the Greek War for Independence   Greece, and in fact the entire world, celebrate today the 200th anniversary of Greek Independence Day, marking the start of the Greek War for Independence against the Ottoman Empire. The Ottomans ruled Read More
Sail Ionian Informal Flotilla

About Our Informal Flotilla

Posted on March 24, 2021
Why is the Sail Ionian informal flotilla different from your typical flotilla?   Like the idea of a relaxed, flexible route… No early cut-off time to be in harbour by… No pressure to join group meals or games? Then the Sail Ionian Informal Flotilla is for you! The Yachts Choose Read More

What is happening with the flights?

Posted on March 17, 2021
Latest flight information   Anyone who was planning on flying into Preveza towards the end of May has most likely had an email from the airline you booked with to inform you of cancellations or flight changes, with no explanation as to why these flights have been cancelled. Currently the Read More

A Wedding & A Medicane

Posted on March 16, 2021
The weather didn’t stop this couple from saying ‘I Do’!   When Daisy & Seb planned their wedding a year in advance for September 2020, not only had they not foreseen a worldwide pandemic but they also hadn’t expected their big day to fall on the EXACT day that a Read More
Director Chris was interviewed by Phil and Holly live from Desimi Beach!   Live on video call from the beautiful Desimi Beach on Lefkada, Chris was interviewed by Phil & Holly from This Morning. Chris gave an honest insight into what it’s like here in Greece at the moment and Read More

Freedom Update!

Posted on February 5, 2021
Progress on the first of our new yachts for this season   So if you read my previous blog post about our new yacht Freedom, a Bavaria C42, you will have read that the boat gets taken by road to Izola in Slovenia, and then our team of engineers go Read More

Christmas Holidays

Posted on December 18, 2020
Christmas wishes from us all   Today is the last day in the office for me until the new year, so I would like to take this opportunity to wish you all a very Merry Christmas from us all at Sail Ionian and a healthy, Happy New Year. I think Read More