It’s been a rough couple of years for Greece and the recent austerity brought on by the economic crisis and the possible collapse of their economy has left many Greek citizens scratching their heads and wondering how best to cut expenses.

TweetYachtcharter Greece would like to wish you the very best for the coming new year. May you have feel nothing but the wind in your sails, the sand on your feet and the sun in your face! Let’s hope that next year will be better than this year but not as good

Crete is without a doubt one of coolest places in Greece. What other place can claim it is the birthplace of Zeus, the ruler of the Gods? But besides spawning the head of the Greek Pantheon, Crete is also home to the Minoan civilization and today it has evolved into an attractive touristic region.

The second hand yacht market these days is on the rise. With the economy in countries like Greece dropping to worrying lows, more and more people are beginning to make budget cuts and the first things to go are usually the ones that are the most luxurious and costly to maintain. For many Greece owners, boats are the first on the list to go.

The Nautical Club of Syros, one of the oldest Yachting Clubs in Greece organizes again this year the SYROS RACE 2011 in Ermoupolis, starting from August 31st to September 4th. The Race counts among the newer events of these type in Greece, beeing organized for the first time in 2009. The boats are going to sail off from Ermoupolis harbour, the capital of the Cyclades and the biggest city on the island of Syros.