Saint Martin: A 7 day sailing adventure in the Leeward Islands

Located between the Atlantic Ocean and the Caribbean Sea, discover the island with dual nationality: Saint Martin. SamBoat has put together a charter itinerary to discover the best of the Leeward Islands. With a yacht charter in the Caribbean, you can explore the islands of Saint Barthélemy, Saint Martin and Anguilla. Departing from the Marina Fort-Louis in Marigot, the French capital of Saint-M

Crete dayboat route

Crete is the largest of the Greek islands. According to records, it has continuously been inhabited for more than 130,000 years, and is also the home of Europe’s first advanced civilization, the Minoan civilization. However, history is not all that is on offer here, as the island boasts of several spots with crystal clear waters and loads of other adventures worth exploring. With a boat rental

The Sailor’s Dictionary

Are you a little lost among all the technical terms involved in sailing? It is essential to master all the nautical terminology in order to be well understood on board. Worry not, SamBoat has got you covered, and compiled a list of essential terms you should be aware of. But before you start going through our glossary, we’ve put together some graphics to help you navigate your way around a

5 essential things you should do to sail sustainably

As a boat rental platform, the oceans are our main playground and that is why SamBoat has chosen to actively participate in the preservation of coral ecosystems. Thanks to our partnership with Coral Guardian, a boat rented through our platform is a restored coral piece! At SamBoat, we believe that it is important to reduce our ecological footprint. Caring about the future generations in terms

7 day sailing route in Antigua

Antigua is located southeast of Puerto Rico in the Caribbean and is one of the two islands that makes up the country of Antigua and Barbuda. It’s one of the archipelago’s most visited places as it hosts some of the best environments for nautical activities. It is considered a paradise, for any sailor and fisher who sets sail in Antigua. Embark on a sailing route in Antigua between the months

5 best anchorages in Italy

At SamBoat, we came up with a list of the 5 best anchorages in Italy that you can include in your upcoming boating journey! Italy is full of wonderful places to visit, especially if you are looking forward to enjoying a bit of sun with incredible scenery and a taste of fascinating culture. Italy has got to be one of the best sailing destinations in the world. From its pretty little maritime p

Sailing itinerary in Turkey: 7 days around Göcek

We thought about an amazing 7-day itinerary in the Gocek Bay in Turkey. Cruising in Turkey means that you will do something different from the usual sailing itineraries in Europe. When should you go on a cruise in Turkey? The best time to cruise in Turkey is between the months of May and November. This time of the year has mild and pleasant temperatures. The best month to rent a boat in Tur

Aeolian Islands: 7-day itinerary from Portorosa

In this article, we give you a one week itinerary in the Aeolian Islands in Italy. Be ready to live the Dolce Vita on a sailboat or a catamaran from Portorosa in Sicily.  The Aeolian Islands or Lipari Islands, named after the main island, are a volcanic archipelago north of Sicily in the Tyrrhenian Sea in Italy.  Weather conditions in the Aeolian Islands In order to sail in the bes

Iconic Women in the sailing world

Women sailors have made history by leaving their mark on the sailing world. They have achieved amazing accomplishments and demonstrated their resilience in the most challenging scenarios. Here is our compilation of some of the most inspirational women in the sailing world. They have demonstrated their best skills to achieve excellence as sailors.  Naomi James At the age of 23, she deci

Tour of Corsica by boat – 10 dream stops

Today, the Samboat crew is setting sail for a tour of Corsica by boat. We have selected 10 ideal stopovers to discover the beauty and diversity of the Corsican coast by boat. From the bay of Saint-Florent to the Cap Corse in the north of the island, set sail on a Mediterranean adventure by renting a boat with SamBoat.  STOP 1 – The bay of Saint-Florent Framed by a white sandy beach a