Once you have decided that you would like to go on a sailing holiday, you will need to figure out where you would like to go. There are many destinations to choose from and they are all wonderful in their own unique way. Since you are traveling by boat, you will not need to worry about where you will stay or how you will get from one destination to another. This will help, because you can focus more on the individual areas of each destination.
The Greek Islands can be found within the Mediterranean Sea and it seems like the skies are always blue here. There are a few different areas for a sailing holiday in Greece and you will be able to choose from the Saronic, Mykonos and others. While sailing the Saronic Islands, you will be able to see the most popular tourist destination in Greece and learn about Greek history and mythology. There is quite a bit of beauty within the ancient walls and medieval castles on these islands. A tour of the Mykonos Islands allows travelers to enjoy the peace and quiet of one of the islands and to see the Temple of Poseidon on another. A couple of the islands have an exciting nightlife where you will be able to shop and enjoy a drink in a charming little tavern.
A sailing holiday in Turkey ensures that you will enjoy the sun while swimming in sparkling blue water. You will have an opportunity to explore ancient ruins as well as an old trading port and fishing village. On this sailing holiday, you can expect to spend most of your time in the water, whether you are swimming, snorkeling, scuba diving or sitting under a beautiful waterfall.
The Netherlands are full of charm and culture. There are many beaches in the area where you can sit and soak up the sun or learn a new water sport or two. The old mansions and churches will teach you the culture and history of the area. While in Amsterdam you will have the opportunity to visit many museums and walk through the historic town. There are many restaurants in town, so you can try the local foods and then shop for tulips at one of the local stores.
These are just three of many sailing holiday destinations that you can choose from. There are many more including Croatia, the British Virgin Islands, Saint Maarten, St. Vincent and Sardinia. Each one offers something different than the others and that will only mean that you will need to make sailing holidays a yearly tradition.