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Greece The Way It Should Be Discovered
Aboard Your Own Floating Villa
s we have seen at the Greenwich and Keels and Wheels Concours,
the well-heeled car collector is no stranger to the yachting lifestyle.
Motorboats and motorcars have evolved in unison since the turn of
the 20th century. Edsel Ford often commuted to work aboard one of
his stylish crafts. So it is with this common appreciation for fine conveyance
that we explore a truly unique vacation opportunity.
For the car collector who enjoys an adventure and the boating lifestyle, a
Greek yacht charter vacation is unequaled to any other holiday. Exploring
Greece by yacht lets one explore the natural beauty, cultural heritage, history,
and the warm and friendly people in the utmost of style and comfort.
The beauty of Greece is captured best from the sea. The crystal clear waters,
the fabulous and unique architecture, the sun-blessed beaches, and the majes-
tic scenery are always just a port away.
The picturesque villages cascade down the mountain slopes, fishing boats
dot the small harbors, donkeys carry supplies to the homes perched on the
cliffs, and the islanders sit and watch the day pass by while sipping their coffee
or ouzo at the local tavern.
Deck Spa Greece blends the past, present, and the future all in one ideal package. The
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ancient ruins and history are ever present begin to explore the neighboring coves
while the new hip clubs and restaurants give and small towns. When you decide, your
the traveler a taste of Greece’s modern life. captain will pull anchor and start to cruise
Yachting allows guests to cruise among once again to the next exciting and unique
the islands in the warm turquoise waters at island. Sun bathe, read, sip a glass of Greek
their own pace and with whom they want to wine, and capture the beauty of the pass-
travel and when they want to travel. Aboard ing islands and watch to get a glimpse of a
a floating villa — a Valef Yacht — it is easy dolphin swimming across the bow.
to be spoiled. Travelers get to experience The Cyclades Islands are the favor-
the unparalleled Greek hospitality. Just as a ite playground for yachting enthusiasts.
collector appreciates the beauty of a unique The close proximity of the islands allows
and well-maintained car, they will appreci- you to pick and choose one, two, or three
ate the fabulous vessels Valef Yachts has to island visits in one day. Having a mix of
offer. Yachts of all sizes and budgets are avail- Byzantine castles, whitewashed homes,
able and in all degrees of luxury. Personal beaches, hidden coves, extraordinary land-
attention from the start to finish of a char- scapes — arid or lush, ancient sites, jet-set
ter is a key factor. Valef Yachts, started yacht- islands, and of course world-renown shop-
ing in Greece 39 years ago and is one of the ping keeps all travelers busy.
most prestigious chartering firms. Valef has The isles are seductive. They lure you
offices in the U.S. and in Greece. to come back time and time again. One
Imagine chartering a cruise to the island never gets tired of viewing the amazing
of your choice. Drop anchor at a deserted sunsets, dining on the famous Greek deli-
beach and swim right off your yacht. Dine cacies, swimming in the azure waters and
on the aft deck al fresco with a meal of exploring the hillside towns. Day slips
freshly cooked delectable Greek specialties into night and the Greek wine excites the
prepared by your private chef. Pull into a taste buds, the music begins to fill the
bustling harbor in the evening and explore air, the cool sea breeze caresses your skin,
the town taking you back to times of old. the aroma from your galley begins to fill
Pop into the clubs where the young and the air and you know that this has been a
young at heart all enjoy the nightlife. heavenly day.
In the morning, ease into the day as the
sun rises and kisses the buildings, making For more information,
their brightly painted shutters glisten and on this once-in-lifetime experience, contact
gleam. Greet the first fishing boats with
your chef and net the catch of the day, later
Valef Yachts Ltd.,
cooked to perfection for lunch or dinner. 800-223-3845; firstname.lastname@example.org;
The more adventurous can rent a motor- www.valefyachts.com
bike, bicycle or horse and carriage and
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