Here comes the great debate, one that seems entirely down to preference. Sure, the electronics allow us to get everywhere we want to go with just a click, and there is no doubt that modern GPS has tamed sailing navigation, and why in the world wouldn’t we use it?
To state that you aren’t wrong for opting for the modern marvels might be the truth, but so is the statement that technology is vulnerable, and always in danger from the most common things such as a power surge – always on a brink of betrayal.
You will never ever get lost at sea if you know the basics of charting and navigating, even if you estimate your position on the smallest of papers. In the end, maybe the best piece of advice is to stick with what you know, whether that is your gadget handling, or your enviable navigating skills.
The tips we’ve tried to illustrate in the simplest fashion allow you to follow the basics and understand the exact steps you need to take in order to organise the best and the safest possible sailing routes, and at the same time, bring the satisfaction of adventure and a window into entirely different world.
If your wish to sail the Mediterranean, our advice is to discover the ever wild and untamed Montenegro – with its tall mountains, rocky and steep mountain ridges and the royal blue waters topped with a salty foam, inviting you to set your sails towards the horizon.
Start your journey at Porto Montenegro – recharge your batteries, give your vessel a berthing treatment, and nourish your body and soul with proper rest in a luxurious setting. Our marina awaits – whether as a stop on your journey onward or as your homeport of choice!