Orianda at the Highest Standards, by the MCA

the Quality Systems of Orianda have been found to be at the highest standards and extremely comprehensive by the Maritime Coastguard Agency (MCA) inspector, who examined the yacht under the new requirements regulations, according to the Maritime Labour Convention (MLC, 2006). In order to guarantee our clients the same top-standard as ever, we undergo an […]

Les Voiles de Saint Tropez. The Summer never ends

It seems the summer may never end in St Tropez. For more than one week straight, unseasonably hot weather has dominated the region. It was a week of hot sunny days and nice breeze, unusual in its duration. Again, as soon as we have some wind Orianda proves her great potential, qualifying six at the […]

Orianda wins the long regatta at the Classic Yachts Challenge in Naples

Proving her great potential when competing in long route regattas, the Schooner Orianda wins the Angelo Lattarulo Prize, and came first of her class in the long route regatta, at the 9th edition of Classic Yachts Challenge in Naples, organized by the Royal Yacht Club Savoia. It has been an honour competing against professionals such […]

2010 – Orianda qualifies third at Imperia Classic Week, IT

Imperia , IT – 2010. At the traditional rendez-vous for classic yachts in Imperia Vele d’Epoca, an event that hosts more than a hundred classic yachts every two years, Orianda qualified as third of her class, just behind Tuiga and Mariska.

Croatia – Sailing from Dubrovnik to Split

An itinerary from Dubrovnik to Split Dubrovnik is one of the most beautiful old villages in Croatia and, in fact, it protected by UNESCO, thanks to its beauty. George Bernard Shaw wondered if heaven could be like this delightful place, halfway between the earth and the sea. Worth an evening in the oldtown. Mljet For […]

Sailing in Greece – the Ionian Islands

Impressive landscapes, long golden sandy beaches, traditional fisherman’s villages, fascinating spots and secluded bays, some animated bars ad bistros for the aperitif, Byzantine churches and a warm breeze from midday to the sunset… This is what you find in the homeland of Odysseus, the most famous Homer’s hero, and all around the Ionian Islands. And […]

Eolian Islands – when lifestyle and natural beauties meet up

Lipari Islands – or Eolian Islands – in the north side of Sicily are among the most well known destinations in the West Mediterranean Sea. The night-life in Panarea, as well as the opportunity to visit a volcano erupting every day and night, make these islands so famous and attractive that, if you consider yourself […]