Cruise on sailing boats is a real sea romance in its pure form, when not technological progress, but the forces of nature allow tourists to overcome nautical miles from port to port. Due to this romantic our planet still has sailing fleet. And if hundred years ago it was used as the main means of transport, now cruises on sailing vessels are extreme tourist attractions.
Cruises on sailing ships are presented by one day yacht trips, monthly tours on sailing boats along the Baltic coast, or the Mediterranean islands. However, as any business, sailing cruise business has its giants. They are Windstar Cruises and Star Clippers. These companies have the widest range of offers for sailing cruises - from small one-day trips on the yacht along the Holland coast to the multi-day trips to the islands of the Caribbean Sea. The range of sailing ships of Windstar Cruises and Star Clippers is actually the biggest tourist sailing fleet in the world.
Sailing cruises also have their own classes. Budget cruises are presented by numerous yachts that ply the waters off the coast of Turkey, Cyprus, and the Black sea. Luxury cruises, of course mean champagne from the captain, comfortable cabins, racing with the dolphins, which in general reminds of cinematic comfort. In the middle price range you can find lots of interesting proposals, including the cruise, where the tourist will not be only an idle passenger, but a crew member, who lives the sailor’s life and fights with seasickness.
Some of the most exciting modern offers of sailing cruises are presented in Croatia. This country is known for its numerous islands, many of which are inhabited, and some are national parks, such as the island of Karnati. The main part of sailing cruises along the coast of Croatia starts from the ports of Dubrovnik and Rijeka.
In this rubric the portal cruise-profi.ru provides for a wide selection of cruises for online booking. Detailed descriptions, photos, and conditions of stay on the ship will help our customers to choose the best option for the summer vacations or a romantic sea voyage.
Riviera will start its first Caribbean cruise in Miami
Riviera, which is the newest ship of the Oceania Cruises company, will depart for the first winter cruise from Miami on November 29, 2012.
More cruises in Northern Europe
It is expected that 2012 will be one of the most successful season in the modern history of the cruise traveling for the Northern Europe region. The European Cruise Council (ECC) has estimated that the number of passengers in the current season will increase by 16% compared with 2011 and reach 1 million 490 thousand people.
Norwegian: free cruises for children
Norwegian Cruise Line, the third-largest cruise company in the world, announced a special offer â€“ â€śKids Sail Freeâ€ť. As part of the offer potential customers will be able to book on favorable terms cabins on the cruise ships for themselves and their children â€“ the third and fourth beds in the cabin for the children under 17 years can be booked for free.