Greece · 15 Days · 20 Moments · September 2017

Sailing the Cyclades 09/2017

22 September 2017

Final destination for these two weeks, Alimos or Kalamaki Marina in Athens. Home base of Greek Island Yacht Holiday.
The last day of this two week trip exploring the Cyclades. Sailing down from Kea to Athens Kalamaki Marina. We had a windy stopover at cape Sounion and hiked up to explore the temple of Poseidon with its wonderful panoramic views.

21 September 2017

Getting closer to our final destination, but at least one more night anchored in a beautiful bay on Kea. Wonderful food on shore.
A beautiful place to spend the night. Good food, nice drinks and wonderful people. Marina Loutra a must visit place in when exploring the Cyclades.

20 September 2017

With the right winds spending a day on board a sailing yacht can be so much fun. But ending the day in one of the small ports of the Greek islands, like the port of Loutra, is the cream on top of the pie.

19 September 2017

Sailing to and exploring the center of the Cyclades island group, the island of Syros. We stayed in Ermoupolis, a cosmopolitan city with many places to explore.

18 September 2017

The night we spend in another beautiful place, Rhinea. The best blue waters in the Cyclades. A nice place to play with Stand Up Paddle boards.
Exploring Delos. Delos is a Greek island and archaeological site in the Aegean Sea's Cyclades archipelago, near Mykonos. The mythological birthplace of Apollo, it was a major religious center and port during the 1st millennium B.C. The island's ruins encompass Doric temples, markets, an amphitheater, houses with mosaics and theĀ iconic Terrace of the Lions statues. The Archaeological Museum displays statues excavated from the site.

17 September 2017

Spending the night on anchor is a beautiful experience. One day in the bay of Naousa in Paros.
Next stop Naxos. The biggest island of the Cyclades. Beautiful beaches, wind and kite surfing and of course excursions to many beautiful and interesting places.

15 September 2017

Exploring the micro-cyclades sailing down from Amorgos to Iraklia with a swim stop at the beautiful island of Kato Koufonisia.
Spending the night at Iraklia and finishing the day with a nice meal at Agati.

14 September 2017

Exploring the beautiful island of Amorgos. Staying in the port of Katapola, visiting the monastery of Hotsoviotissa and of course the beautiful Chora.

13 September 2017

Kato Keros is a wonderful place for a swimstop between Ios and Amorgos. It has to be a calm day, and we had one :-)
Spending the night in Maganari bay on Ios.

12 September 2017

Our first stopover at #Kameni in the Kaldera of Santorini
First leg of the trip, sailing from Santorini to Amorgos in two days. and spending the night in a bay on the island of Ios. Day two we had a wonderful swim in Kato Keros and an early arrival #Amorgos.

10 September 2017

Santorini has many sides, one of them hiking and exploring the less touristic places.

9 September 2017

The Beneteau Cyclades 50.5 has five guest cabins and one extra skipper cabin. Three guest bathrooms and one skipper toilet with sink.

8 September 2017

A two week sailing trip with Greek Island Yacht Holiday, on a Beneteau Cyclades 50.5. First marina we stay on this trip: Vlichada Fishing Refuge - Santorini.