Why go further than northeast Florida, when there are great sailing vacation opportunities right here. Get the inside scoop on the fascinating seaside towns, sandbars, and beaches, historical sights, remote anchorages, ocean and Intracoastal sailing that are waiting for you right here in Northeast Florida.
Most folks love just relaxing onboard Now & Zen, spreading out on our spacious bow trampolines or enjoying a drink in the cockpit or salon. For those looking for more activity, there are a number of opportunities. Because you are chartering Now & Zen as a bareboat (often with a hired capt and crew), you […]
Many folks don’t realize they can have a great sailboat charter from Jacksonville and Amelia Island. Get the inside scoop on the fascinating seaside towns, sandbars, and beaches, historical sights, remote anchorages, ocean and Intracoastal sailing that are waiting for you right here in Northeast Florida.
“WOW! Thank you so much for a truly wonderful and relaxing week. The boat was amazing, the food outstanding, the destinations and things we stumbled upon on our way each day were fantastic. We so appreciated your knowledge, history and truly your company thru out the week. Thank you for sharing with us an experience of a lifetime!”
Start or end your Sailing Vacation Charter with an extra night onboard Now & Zen. That’s right, an extra night and another fabulous meal onboard at no cost – a $500 savings. For example, normally a 4-day charter would start around 10 AM on Day One, and end around sunset on Day Four (for a […]
Now & Zen Sailing Charters: The Art of Sailing Two dolphins play tag off the starboard bow, the rays of the sun grow long and blush coral in the western sky. There isn’t one tense muscle on anyone aboard the 42-foot catamaran Now & Zen and all seems right in this mad, mad world. Read […]
Make the beginning of this summer memorable! Memorial day weekend 5/27-30 – plan an overnight trip or take friends and family out June 5th to 16th- Moonlight sailing, full moon on the 15th. June 19th – Father’s Day – Take Dad and the family sailing! July 4th – Watch fireworks from the water – Take […]
I was fortunate enough to hook up with Ralph and Leslie for a trip up the St Johns River. We sailed quietly and cruised up the Guana reserve the first day. We spent a comfortable night moored at the Marina near Beach Blvd, then sailed around Chicopit Bay and into Jacksonville in great wind and […]
Our new Air Breeze wind generator combined with our 2 130-Watt solar panels makes Now & Zen even more energy independent. Especially handy on longer sailing vacations. The fewer times we have to crank up the diesel gen-set to charge the batteries the better, I say. The one challenge is, it only produces power when the wind blows. We haven’t […]