Summertime Sailing Destinations Around the World

Catalina Island

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Sailing in the summer is always a pleasant experience as the weather is generally predictable, winds are gentle and there is a very less chance of raining. We have listed some great sailing destinations that you can enjoy in the summers.

1) Catalina Island

All kinds of visitors from the sailors to the holiday-makers love this place which is located 22 miles southwest of Los Angeles. The waters here are clear and they contain abundant marine life. You can also explore the various shipwrecks and even a plane wreck to keep you busy.

2) Zanzibar

The Zanzibar islands lie just off the Tanzanian coast. The archipelago consists of many big and small islands which are a sheer delight to explore and sailing is the best way to do it.

3) Tortuga Island

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Credit: Public Domain/skeeze

The famous Tortuga Island was once a Caribbean pirate heaven, but today the place is a famous holiday destination which is visited by millions of tourists every year. It is also a popular shooting location for many Hollywood films.

4) St. Lucia

Summers in St. Lucia are exciting times as a variety of music, dance and arts festivals take place during these months. Many popular singers and artists like the Flo-Rida, Shaggy, etc. have taken part in these festivals.

5) Athens

Athens is the birthplace of democracy and is one of the oldest cities in the world. A sailing vacation here will help you to enjoy exploring the ancient monuments here along with the sea.

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