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Martinique (FR) - Saint Martin (FR)

03 April - 11 April 2017

8 days, Oosterschelde

From € 1250,-

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4 persons cabin p.p.p.: € 1250,-
2 persons cabin p.p.p.: € 1500,-

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Oosterschelde:
Martinique (FR) - Saint Martin (FR)

03 April - 11 April 2017

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Martinique-Saint Martin, Caribbean dream voyage 2. Deep blue sea, colourful fish, coral reefs, palm trees and always a good sailing breeze: the Caribbean is very appealing for sailors. There is no better way to explore this area than on board of a historic sailing ship. During this trip we do not have a lot of miles to cover so there is lots of time to visit the most beautiful spots, swim, snorkel and enjoy everything the islands have to offer. Only places left in a 2 beds-cabin. Open for all ages, miniumum age 15 years.

Ports

Martinique is an island on the Eastern Caribbean Sea and an overseas territory of France. With its white sandy beaches, clear blue water and green hills it is the picture of a tropical paradise. Enjoy the unique culture of the island with its Creole and French influences and the multicultural cuisine. Visit the Paul Gauguin Interpretation Centre, dedicated to the artist's brief but fruitful stay on the island. Participate in watersports or take a hike through the tropical forest.

Saint Martin is a Caribbean island, divided into a Dutch part and a French part. Its warm climate will help you adjust to the pace of life on the island, but if you want to do more than sip piña coladas, you'll find plenty to do. Visit the old fort St. Louis, overlooking Marigot bay, the French Quarter (Orleans), and Paradise Peak. Or stand at Princess Juliana Airport where you can nearly touch the planes as they fly over you. Discover the beautiful beaches of Simpson Bay and swim in the ocean.

  • Martinique

    Photo by: John / CC-BY-SA license

  • Saint Martin

    Photo by: Frits / CC-BY-SA license

Key points

  • Dates: 3 April 2017 - 11 April 2017
  • Embarkation: 17:00 / Disembarkation: 9:00
  • For Windseekers of all ages, minimum age 15 years
  • Windseekers joining: maximum of 24
  • No sailing experience required!
  • Official language on board: English
  • Price includes: accommodation and meals, excludes drinks at the bar
  • Price excludes transportation costs to-and from the ports. Our travel counsellor can advise you and book your transfers
  • One-off registration fee €25
  • Windseekers need to have a health insurance and a travel insurance
  • Need to take with you on board: towels
  • Contact your fellow-Windseekers via Windseeker facebook
  • Mark Quirijn (24) Netherlands

    "It has been a wonderful experience. And I have found two incredible friends."

  • Jet (31) Netherlands

    "As crew, there is nothing better then standing back and seeing the trainees do all the work and do it perfectly!"

  • Phillip (24) France

    "Working in a team is a skill I really improved on board during the watches"

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Windseeker logs

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    Gulden Leeuw, 30 July 2015

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    – by Charlotte (26, UK) and Pernille (20, Denmark)

    Charlotte We were lucky as a watch this morning and didn’t go on sail watch until 8am. Some people had to get up to make breakfast but the rest of us enjoyed our lie in and were bright eyed and eager. …

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  • An experience I will put in my backpack and carry with me for the rest of my life

    Morgenster, 14 July 2016

    Scheveningen-Antwerp-Lisbon

    – by the Trainees

    RUNE Arriving in Scheveningen with mixed feelings, the yearning to set sail to this adventure and the knowledge and feeling of the sadness of my girlfriend. I know I'm going to miss her too. After a painful goodbye to the …

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