Tag Archives: Caribbean

Alex and Taru – Sailing around the globe

They bring the scene of cruising sailors something, that had not really existed till now: glamour and erotic. Their blog is worldwide one of the most visited sites about sailing and they have now begun to translate their life style also in films. Episode 1 of the announced film series shows in a typical and elegant way their life style. We are really glad that we can show them on sailing-films and are curious about what is to come.

The Caribbean for connoisseurs – Part I

Chartering in the British Virgin Islands: Impressions from an extraordinary sailing area.

There are few regions more suitable for novices who want to see a lot in a short time. The area features more than 60 islands, countless bays equipped with mooring buoys, a diverse landscape, good infrastructure as well as short distances and reliable winds. Not to mention the turquoise waters, plenty of sun, and the famous Caribbean flair.  On the occasion of the opening of Moorings’ new luxury base on Tortola, we took a look around.

Moorings presents a brand-new luxury charter location

British Virgin Islands: Charter guests coming to Tortola will be received like in a 5-star hotel – at one of the world’s most modern and comfortable bases

This is where the charter company Moorings began on the BVI’s forty years ago.  To celebrate this anniversary, the company – having since become part of the TUI group – has extended and modernized the entire facility.  Four hundred boats, more than a quarter of the worldwide fleet, anchor here.  The classy ambience alone would be temptation enough to stay for a while even if one of the most beautiful sailing areas were not waiting right across the marina.  YACHT tv brings you this exclusive report on the charms of the Caribbean, the appeal of the new location and talks with TUI Marine’s top managers about the latest trends in the chartering business.