Boating

Azure Ultra Awarded Most Unique Yacht Charter Experience

Azure Ultra, Malta’s premier luxury yacht charter brand, was the recipient of a prestigious LTG Europe Award for Unique Experience of the Year 2019. The Luxury Travel Guide Awards recognise and celebrate excellence across all sectors of the affluent travel and tourism industry, identifying everything from the very best hotels, spas, airlines, tour operators and […]

New on the Blue IV: Spirit of Sicily

Azure Ultra’s medley of Mediterranean charter itineraries comes to an end today as we cruise to Sicily, this time to make cannoli, explore Mount Etna and Alcantara and visit two Godfather trilogy locations, medieval hilltop towns so authentic, you’ll feel as if you’re starring in a gangster classic yourself.

New on the Blue III: Cruise-a-Lampedusa

Our Mediterranean medley returns with the third instalment, and this week we’re cruising south towards North Africa. Our destination? One of the world's hidden gems, the island of Lampedusa in the Pelagie archipelago. Unwind on white sand Rabbit Beach. Swim with grey reef sharks on an included diving excursion. See endangered green turtles in their […]

New on the Blue II: Tropean Trip

We’re back with the second instalment in our Mediterranean medley, and this week we’re pointing our stylish prow toward Italy’s toe, the beach town of Tropea.

What’s New On the Blue?

Little did Azure Ultra know – when introducing eight new Mediterranean charter itineraries for the 2019 season – what a tsunami-sized splash it would make. In adding the Coast of the Gods, Tropea, Capo Vaticano, Syracuse, Taormina, Cefalù, Pelagie Islands and the Tyrrhenian Sea, we were only sticking to our anti-ordinary chartering principle, which is to […]

Sailing Sicily With All The Crew

From volatile volcanoes to sleepy settlements, the Sicilian coast has many moods. No wonder Mazen Nahawi and family keep returning to explore it, as he tells Diana Cacciottolo.