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1 Adventure Afloat and Explore Ashore

Its not just sailing, we also explore the shore and coastline when it is interesting and safe to do.

Adventure Afloat and Explore Ashore

2 Eco Sailing Holidays

Sailing use the power of the wind aso we have always had a high regard for eco-friendly practices, see our ideas here.

Eco Sailing Holidays

3 Ethos – All our holidays include ‘Hands On’ Sailing

Every one can join in, training right form the start enables all abilities to participate fully in actively sailing.

Hands on Sailing Holidays

4 FREE Tall Ship Guide Book

View all the information you need not just one post at a time.

FREE TALL SHIP GUIDE BOOK

5 Getting to and from your voyage.

Don’t worry if you are not an experienced traveller. This article gives a complete “how to guide” of traveling to your voyage.

Getting to and from your voyage.

6 How fit do I have to be?

In terms of agility it is all about being able to move around the ship safely, we also have sailing holidays for the not so physically able.

How fit do I have to be?

7 How to climb the rigging.

Climbing the rigging is always voluntary. You are trained first in the safety aspects and proved with a safety harness that must be worn when you go aloft or out on the bowsprit.

How to climb the masts

8 How to Spot and Identify Wildlife at Sea.

There are simple ways to improve your chances of spotting wildlife at sea.

How to Spot and Identify Wildlife at Sea.

9 How to work on a tall ship.

We detail places to look and five routes to working on tall ships.

How to work on a tall ship.

10 My First Tall Ship Voyage.

Excited to Try Your First Sailing Experience? We have introduced over 10 000 people to sailing since 1997

My First Tall Ship Voyage

11 Preparing for a long sailing holiday

Boredom is easy to avoid with the advice in the post, you are much more likely to wish the voyage would go on longer.

Preparing for a long sailing holiday

12 Sailing Holidays, Tasters and Short Breaks

Classic Sailing have more short breaks than any other sailing company in Britain. We also have 1-3 day voyages in other countries too. 

Sailing Holidays, Tasters and Short Breaks

13 Salty Dog talk and other animals

When you start sailing there are a lot of strange expressions to get your head around. This article describes some of those related to animals.

Salty Dog talk and other animals

14 Tall Ship Racing as crew

International Tall Ships Races are organised in different locations each year. Typically there will be one, or occasionally two, tall ships race events held in Europe each summer.

Tall Ship Racing as crew

15 Ten reason sailing holidays are Great Value

The first three –

1 You know all your costs in advance.

2. Prices include all your meals

3. Your accommodation is included

Ten reason sailing holidays are Great Value

16 The Sea is good for your soul

Sailing has been proven scientifically to be good for your health and wellbeing. Here we show you how sailing is good for your soul in so many amazingly wonderful ways.

The Sea is good for your soul

17 Ways to Explore the Coast under Sail

Voyages that follow the coast, and start in one port and end in another, offer a real exploration journey where there are new sights around every headland.

Ways to Explore the Coast under Sail

18 Wet weather clothing advice

You can find a suggested kit list on every voyage description and we also send you one on confirmation of your booking. However we want to answer some questions that we always get asked, It might help clear up some things in your mind.

Wet weather clothing advice

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