Lord Jim News

What kind of sailing holiday suits you best?

September 30, 2015 at 3:24 pm

What kind of sailing holiday suits you best? There are various options open to you for choosing the perfect sailing holiday Bareboat Charter Holiday Bareboat charters are where you hire a yacht and sail it yourself. It’s the nautical equivalent of car... (more)

The Canary Islands

June 18, 2015 at 3:24 pm

  The Canary Islands are a beautiful collection of islands that benefit from great weather, great people and a location that will almost guarantee a fantastic climate at pretty much any time of year. Seven unique islands all with their own identity.... (more)

The best places to visit when sailing in Scotland

March 26, 2015 at 9:37 am

Having sailed around the world from the age of 17 and this year reaching the tender age of sixty, I am often asked the question “Michael, which is your most favourite place that you have visited over the years throughout your many... (more)

10 top tips to maximise your Sailing Holiday in Scotland

March 10, 2015 at 11:05 am

When choosing a sailing holiday in Scotland, the next consideration should be to maximise the enjoyment and minimise any of the issues that anyone would potentially experience holidaying on a yacht.  The SAS quote on their survival manuals “Any fool can be... (more)

Aboard Lord Jim

February 23, 2015 at 12:06 pm

Its strange cruising back through the Bay of Biscay, with its heavy seas and biting rain.  Myself and the crew of Lord Jim have bright hearts and are expectant as our course was set for Scotland.  At time of writing (and being... (more)

Our Lord Jim Video

January 26, 2015 at 11:41 am

Yacht Charter Scotland – Take a look at what you could be experiencing aboard Lord Jim.

Sailing in The Canaries

January 20, 2015 at 2:14 pm

The beauty of sailing in the Canaries. The name “Canary Islands” conjures up many different experiences from person to person. From “kiss me quick” through to warm and exotic and I would agree, however the Canary Islands are definitely somewhat schizophrenic and... (more)

Luxury Yachting Holidays

January 8, 2015 at 3:42 pm

Luxury Yachting Holidays I have always been led to believe that the words luxury and sailing are an anathema. Now add in Scotland and that would appear to be stretching the imagination rather too far. Well, one might have thought so however... (more)

Yacht Charter Scotland

December 18, 2014 at 10:21 am

Yacht Charter Scotland If you are looking for a holiday Yacht Charter, Scotland may not be the first choice for many people.  Scotland however, is full of contrasts, from the high mountains to fertile low plateaus, from brilliant sunshine through to the... (more)

Lord Jim Video

September 24, 2014 at 10:34 am

Lord Jim Sailing is delighted to be able to showcase its new video taken this summer whilst on a sailing tour of West Coast of Scotland. The scenery is mind blowing and you can tell we were not the only one to... (more)