Category Archives: Sailing

Felixstowe Port

5 Suffolk landmarks you should see on a boat trip

Situated in the modern, bustling Ipswich marina, we at Viking Mariners take great pleasure in offering boat trips along the River Orwell and…
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Extended Mile Building – Experience Builders to and from the Channel Islands

This is an ideal opportunity for sailors looking for day/night hours and miles for their Day/Coast Skipper or YachtMaster certificates or equally looking…
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Christmas Gift Ideas for the Whole Family

Christmas Gift ideas that are out of the blue Or to be more precise, our Christmas Gift Ideas are 'on the blue'.  Yes,…
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Mileage Building: The Best Way to Experience Sailing

Whether you’re learning to sail for fun, an intermediate looking to build confidence for trips on your own yacht, or you are working…
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Viking Mariners introduce NTP Maritime

Are you fed up with those dirty immovable streaks that keep coming back on your deck and topsides? Are you wondering what you…
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borrow a boat

The easy way to borrow a boat

A few weeks ago, I was lucky enough to have a day sail on board Viking Blue which reminded me how much I…
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Young people sailing

3 Reasons Why More and More Young People Love Sailing

Last month month, the Royal Yachting Association (more commonly known as the RYA), published new research showing an impressive 3.5 million people tried…
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Viking Mariner’s 2016 Christmas Gift Guide

The festive season is fast creeping upon us, so to make your present-buying a little easier this year we’ve compiled a special, sailing-inspired…
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Mile building catamaran sailing trip to Belgium

We are planning a four day trip to Newport, Belgium from 26 - 29 August on our catamaran Alchemy.  This long weekend is designed…
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