- French Riviera & St Tropez
The gilded coastline of the French Riviera is without doubt a must-visit destination for anyone who considers themselves a bona fide charterer.
Set like jagged jewels in the Mediterranean Sea, is the Costa Smerelda coastline. Stretching from Golfo Aranci to Baia, the waters offer exceptional sailing conditions and some of the best diving in the world with a medley of caves, wrecks and corals to choose from.
Situated in the centre of the Mediterranean Sea, Malta is an archipelago of seven islands, offering picturesque coastlines, magnificent architecture, colourful fiestas and wealth of historical attractions.
Over recent years, Montenegro has emerged as a holiday hotspot and a popular yachting destination, largely thanks to its great beauty and charm – comparable to nearby Croatia but minus the crowds.
For those with a yen to explore beyond the popular shores of the Mediterranean and Caribbean, turn east to the hauntingly beautiful cruising grounds of Southeast Asia. Uninhabited islands, pristine beaches, turquoise waters, amazing underwater life, and well-protected anchorages make the Andaman Sea, with Phuket as its hub, the reigning maritime jewel of Southeast Asia. Imbued with one of the most exotic, dynamic and intriguing cultures in the world, Thailand offers coastlines where timeless se