Sailing in Kornati National Park, Croatia

Sailing in Kornati National Park among the uninhabited islets is a yachter’s paradise. They are located off the Dalmatian mainland coast, between Šibenik and Zadar. We took a sailing trip to find out more. Setting Sail Backed by centuries-old olive groves, Sali is the biggest village and main port on Dugi Otok island. Pastel-colored houses […]

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S/Y Acapella Flybridge

Acapella Motor-Sailor Review

Launched in early-2021, Acapella Motor-sailor Review is about this magnificent new motor-Sailor, built in Croatia. She is the dreamboat of two brothers, Nikša and Tomislav Glunčić, who worked on her construction from start to finish. Background The Glunčić family has a 100-year history of sailing and shipbuilding. If you charter Acapella, Nikša will be your […]

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Traditional Croatian Motorsailer Morning Star

Traditional Croatian motorsailers

Streamlined and elegant, wooden gulets originate from Turkey, where they were used for transporting cargo. In the 1980s, people in Bodrum began converting them into motorsailers for tourism. And since the early-2000’s, Croats have been buying them to charter on the Adriatic. We visited two traditional Croatian motorsailers also known as gulet to discover more. […]

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