The Charter Blog

Indigo in the Bahamas
April 14, 2024
Sailing the serene waters of The British Virgin Islands (BVI) is an unmatched experience, perfect for adventurers seeking a blend of luxury and exploration. BVI yacht charters offer an exclusive opportunity to traverse the sparkling ...read more.
Ebb & Flow available for crewed yacht charter in the British Virgin Islands
March 22, 2024
Embarking on a luxurious voyage through the cerulean waves of the British Virgin Islands (BVI), travelers are met with a pivotal decision: selecting the perfect vessel for their seafaring adventure. Among the myriad of options, ...read more.
Seaglass 74' In The Bahamas
March 14, 2024
Ready, Set, Yacht Charter! Read on if you live in Seattle and are looking for new non stop flights to warmer climates... Hello, Seattle and Western Washington travelers! We have learned some thrilling news that ...read more.
Christal Mio Underway In Greece
February 23, 2024
Greece is a top spot for yacht lovers with beautiful waters, sunny islands, and historic sites. It's the perfect place to experience Mediterranean charm. Renting a crewed yacht in Greece offers a unique experience. You ...read more.
Seaglass 74' In The Bahamas
February 13, 2024
Send Me Pricing & Options Many people enjoy exploring the British Virgin Islands by hopping from one island to another. This type of vacation is often referred to as a "Bucket List" trip. With its ...read more.
Floatation Therapy at anchor
September 27, 2023
Imagine sailing through the crystal-clear waters of the Caribbean, surrounded by breathtaking natural beauty, with a dedicated crew ready to cater to your every need. If this sounds like your dream vacation, then Floatation Therapy, ...read more.
C'est La Vie at anchor available for private yacht charter in the BVI.
September 27, 2023
The British Virgin Islands (BVI) are a tropical paradise, known for their azure waters, secluded beaches, and world-class sailing conditions. To truly make the most of this Caribbean haven, embark on an extraordinary journey aboard ...read more.
Justified Horizons, a Lagoon 65 available for crewed all inclusive yacht charter in the BVI.
August 09, 2023
Imagine gliding across the crystal-clear waters of the British Virgin Islands, with warm tropical breezes gently tousling your hair and the promise of unforgettable experiences on the horizon. Now, add to this idyllic scene the ...read more.
July 19, 2023
Welcome aboard to the world of luxury, adventure, and tranquility! In this blog, we invite you to explore the breathtaking beauty of the British Virgin Islands (BVI) aboard the prestigious Charter Yacht Mariah Princess III. ...read more.
Agata Blu underway. This 10 passenger, 2023 Sunreef 72 catamaran is available for crewed yacht charter in Greece.
May 18, 2023
Not sure what to expect while on a crewed yacht charter in Greece? If this is your FIRST TIME chartering....or if you simply want to enjoy a great daydream....read on, to see what Agata Blu, ...read more.
Emysa a 58 Leopard Available For Charter In The BVI'S.
May 08, 2023
As a boutique style charter yacht brokerage company, Where Land Meets Sea Yacht Charters has always steered away from "book now" buttons and I have even gone as far as to admonish and lecture colleagues ...read more.
August 25, 2022
Where Land Meets Sea Yacht Charters was fortunate enough to be invited to attend the Turkey Yacht Charter Show which just finished up in Gocek, Turkey. As Rory nor I had ever been to Turkey ...read more.
July 16, 2022
July 15th, 2022: 28 months after the British Virgin Islands first announced it's closed border, all COVID entry restrictions have ended. It marks a time when there is of course another hideous variant circulating around ...read more.
May 02, 2022
April 30th, 2022 Napflion, Greece- 2 years of a never-ending pandemic and a terrible war that has wreaked havoc on already fragile system have not deterred the charter yacht community from gathering in this idyllic ...read more.
Horizon Powercat at anchor in The Bahamas
March 18, 2022
Many of you woke up this week to see photos online of yellow tape around catamarans in The British Virgin Virgin Islands. Headlines stating "CUSTOMS DETAINS OVER 100 CATAMARANS ON TORTOLA" aren't exactly what people ...read more.
Magens Bay, St Thomas-USVI
April 05, 2021
As the world slowly reopens after over a year of restrictions, we know many of you are eager to get back to some normality and travel. So, if you’re dreaming of your perfect holiday on ...read more.
July 15, 2020
Well, with crazy winter weather pummeling many parts of the US and Europe having been hit with a storm called ‘the Beast from the East’, maybe it’s time to start focusing on warm weather, sun, ...read more.
March 08, 2020
While I had planned on blog featuring another “PERSONAL FAVORITE” Lagoon 560 called Viramar, I realized that I need to put that on the back burner to discuss the topic that everyone is talking about: ...read more.
January 15, 2020
Welcome back to BOAT OF THE MONTH Series! We apologize for the hiatus but are back now and have a series of wonderful boats and crews that we are excited to showcase! Captain Taylor and ...read more.
October 31, 2019
While this is technically a yacht charter blog, I am taking a moment to pause from all things yacht charters to provide everyone a update on our new home on St Thomas, USVI. October 1st: ...read more.
July 27, 2019
What do we need to bring on our charter? A common question and one we’re happy to help you with as you plan for your travels. Many of our clients have never been on a ...read more.
June 12, 2019
As a charter broker, I coordinate fabulous sailing charters for guests worldwide… and sometimes, I get to take them too! FAM trips- or, familiarization trips- are perfect ways for charter brokers to sample the yachting ...read more.
May 29, 2019
The 2019 Mediterranean Yacht Show (MEDYS) held its 6th annual event in Nafplio, Greece from May 4-8. Nafplio is a beautiful coastal town with a walled ‘Old Town’ and newer surrounding areas all guarded over ...read more.
May 19, 2019
As many of you have been following Rory’s adventures in Greece which recently hosted their annual charter yacht show, you may not have been aware of the smaller show I just attended in Nanny Cay ...read more.
May 09, 2019
Oui Cherie! We absolutely LOVE this beautiful 2017 Lagoon 52 and her crew based out of Red Hook, St Thomas, US Virgin Islands. Oui Cherie is the perfect yacht for a family or group of ...read more.
May 04, 2019
Floatation Therapy a 2018 Lagoon 450F based out of Red Hook Marina in St Thomas, USVI is our pick for Boat of the Month-2019. Floatation Therapy offers all the space, comfort and amenities of larger ...read more.
February 02, 2019
If you have booked a charter with Where Land Meets Sea Charters in the Virgin Islands, you have probably been presented with Playtime as a charter option. Quite simply, if Playtime is available for your ...read more.
January 29, 2019
Europe is a stunning backdrop for chartering a yacht. Whether you’re interested in Greek mythology and cruising the Aegean Sea or a sail along the Dalmatian Coast in Croatia… a charter in Europe is incredible. ...read more.
November 20, 2018
The USVI and BVI are in full recovery/rebuilding mode…and the results are AMAZING! While Mandy has spent a good amount of time visiting the islands post-Irma, this was my first trip to the region since ...read more.
November 19, 2018
Our tour of the Caribbean recovery continues… On November 9th, we left Tortola, BVI for St Thomas, US Virgin Islands to attend the VIPCA Yacht Show. As with the BVI’s, having not been since Hurricane ...read more.
October 18, 2018
After two weeks of traveling in Greece, I’m back in the mountains of France…and freezing! With winter knocking at the door, I was very happy to enjoy my travels in the warmer weather of Athens ...read more.
October 18, 2018
Greece is a fabulous charter destination! As more people become interested in sailing these beautiful waters, I think it’s important to understand just how diverse a sailing country it is and how many locations are ...read more.
September 28, 2018
In just two days, I head to Athens, Greece… via a bit of an interesting voyage. I certainly could have gone more direct, but where’s the fun in that! As I live in Briancon, France, ...read more.
September 25, 2018
The 2018 Yachting Festival in Cannes, France was held over the past week from September 11 - 16th. The newest yachts, both sailing and motor, were on display spread over the Vieux Port and Port ...read more.
September 06, 2018
A year ago today, Hurricane Irma reached Category 5 status with peak winds of 185 mph (295 km/h). With her first landfall of Barbuda, Hurricane Irma went on to pummel the British Virgin Islands, US ...read more.
June 18, 2018
Chartering a yacht in Europe is an incredible way to experience the country you’re visiting. Here, as in the Caribbean, you’ll be greeted by a professional crew with excellent service. You’ll have your choice of ...read more.
May 15, 2018
We are back with more on the Caribbean… This week, Mandy is in Tortola, BVI with a stop off in St. Thomas, USVI! She’ll be doing a Caribbean blog update later this week. But, before ...read more.
April 15, 2018
Hol Chan Marine Reserve is a beautifully protected ecosystem located along the barrier reef between Ambergris Caye and Caye Caulker in northern Belize. It’s the oldest marine reserve in Belize, covering approximately 3 square miles. ...read more.
March 18, 2018
With spring break officially underway, we thought we would take this time to provide an update to the USVI/BVI region as well as provide a reintroduction to one our favorite crews. 2017 Saba 50 As ...read more.
March 10, 2018
Before sailing, catamarans, charters, itinerary discussion and crew menus were part of our daily dialogue….there was a store. Mata Grande Grocery was our labor of love for many years and she turns 10 this month. ...read more.
February 20, 2018
Showering is a luxury when sailing across an ocean...as well as a challenge. This special event takes patience, balance, and a change in your definition of clean. On our crossing, we had specified shower days- not ...read more.
July 15, 2017
Living in France, one might think that I have the very best when it comes to food and I wouldn’t crave anything else. And yes, we have amazing food here! However, to be honest, I ...read more.
February 28, 2017
Food tastes better when sailing! There’s something about being on a boat that seems to make all food taste incredible- at times, even something that is simple is suddenly an amazing dish. Maybe it’s due ...read more.
February 20, 2017
In April 2009, just two years after learning to sail, I headed off on a Pacific Ocean crossing from Mazatlán, Mexico to Hiva Oa, Marquesas Islands, French Polynesia. I had been asked to crew by ...read more.
February 13, 2017
Fresh and Colorful Conch Ceviche Upon arriving in Mazatlán, I was informed that I was a Pollywog. I had no idea what that meant, but it sounded bad and I knew I didn't want to ...read more.