Sail Ionian Blog

Sail Ionian’s Blog

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!


Our ‘Added Value Features’

Posted on March 8, 2018
As with most things, the saying “you get what you pay for” rings true when comparing yacht prices…   When browsing the internet for a price for your next sailing holiday, it’s important to find out EXACTLY what is and isn’t included. No one likes a charge at the end Read More

Fancy a week ashore too? Take a read!

Posted on February 22, 2018
The perfect combination – a week sailing around the beautiful islands followed by a week exploring the beauty of Lefkada itself…   I mentioned a couple of posts back that I thought more people should spend some time on Lefkada island itself… it seems that the majority of tourists travel Read More

10 Top Tips to Choose the Yacht for You

Posted on February 14, 2018
Knowing your Bavaria 33 from a 34 and your Cruiser from a Vision…   A day doesn’t go by without both new and returning clients emailing me looking to book a yacht for the summer. But with so many options to choose from – 43 to be precise for 2018 Read More
travel to lefkas from the UK

European Flights

Posted on February 12, 2018
Direct flights to Lefkada   We get lots of enquiries about how to get to our island of Lefkada. We’ve put together a timetable of flights in and out of Preveza airport. Travelling to Lefkada is easy, we aim to help and can offer advice and information on all the Read More

What do we do in the winter?

Posted on February 10, 2018
Yes winter DOES exist in Greece   So the weather is not quite as miserable as a UK winter, but it can be pretty bleak. But at the same time, we enjoy some beautiful sunny days and if you’re out of the breeze, you wouldn’t know whether it was winter Read More

A route plan from Craig

Posted on February 6, 2018
Some fantastic ideas of where to head on your next sailing holiday in the Ionian   With bright azure skies, lush greenery surrounding remote bays and the deep sapphire seas, the Ionian Sea of Western Greece boasts ideal sailing conditions, delectable Greek mezes and welcoming local folk in charming traditional Read More

Why the Ionian?

Posted on February 5, 2018
Why wait? Now is the perfect time to plan and book your summer holiday in the Ionian   It’s not just the outrageously good Greek food and ice-cold Mythos beer that make the Southern Ionian one of the most popular sailing areas around the world… For those recently qualified skippers Read More

Welcome to the Sail Ionian blog!

Posted on February 4, 2018
New for 2018, the Sail Ionian blog   We have decided to start writing our own blog to provide an opportunity to share with you our latest news, stories & updates through 2018. If you’re wondering what you can expect from the content you will soon find on our blog, Read More