To each his (or her) cat, to each his (or her) vacation!

Published on 01 october 2016 at 0h00

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Which boat for which holiday?

You can easily understand that the right choice of boat is essential for a successful vacation. Because the multihull you are going to use for a week or two (or even more) will be your home, your means of transport, your leisure base and your lounge, for enjoying the evenings...
In the charter fleets today, we find an abundant offer, ranging from sporty cats to ultra-comfortable yachts, via ocean cruising trimarans. Boats from 16 to 144 feet, offering performance worthy of racing boats or the comfort of a luxury villa.
So how do you choose, and be sure of not making a mistake? Sport multihulls allow you to have fun on raids, and are intended for a very specialized clientele looking for ‘close’ contact with nature. Catamarans or trimarans, the boats offered are spartan but fast, and above all offer excitement which is unknown in cruising boats. Can you imagine yourself on the trapeze of a Hobie, racing down the waves in the Indian Ocean, or ready to reach an uninhabited atoll in the middle of the Pacific? Another pleasure that these raids offer is that you sail as a flotilla, and racing is never far from the adventure. And when night falls, you land on a beach and relive the day’s sailing with your new friends around the camp fire, before heading off to your tent.
But if you are looking for a little more comfort and privacy, you must turn towards cruising multihulls. From around thirty feet to...44 feet long, there is something for ...

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