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Greece – Swim and Sail Cruise Holiday
We have introduced our Greek gulet based swimming holiday cruise trip in 2017. Living on the Mediterranean sea for a week offers a special and unique holiday experience. This trip gives us a chance to get in and swim straight from our luxurious liveaboard boat, have our own chef to cook meals for us and…
Swimming Lake Powell canyons
Swimming Lake Powell Canyons
This part of Colorado river in Utah and Arizona is an absolute heaven for open water swimming adventures. We are proud to run our 5th year of operation on this location which includes swimming the Lake Powell canyons. Like to swim, hike and explore the scenic bays, canyons, buttes, boulders and more? Part of our lake…
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Strel World Swim
Martin Strel, our founder and legendary marathon swimmer sets his new mega challenge to swim around the World. It is called Strel World Swim. At the age of 61, the Guinness world record holder plans to swim through 107 countries in 450 days. In his long marathon swimming career Martin has swum with piranhas and…
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Human Limits: Martin Strel, the Marathon Swimmer
Human Limits has produced a great 7 min video about Martin Strel. Our founder and extreme athlete, Martin Strel, is driven to push boundaries and do things no-one has done before. He swam the length of some of the longest and largest rivers in the world including the Danube, Mississippi, Parana, Yangtze and the Amazon.…
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Swimming Croatian Islands from the Air
See this amazing drone footage of our guests swimming Croatian islands. On our recent trips in Croatia and Montenegro, we captured some amazing aerial drone footage. Our swimmers are island hopping and also swimming along Croatian islands as well as the other areas that we visit. All clips are filmed during our swimming holidays along the Croatian Dalmatian…
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Mediterranean Turkey Trips- Swimming here is wonderful
Hello from lovely sunny Southern Turkey. We have started the first of our Mediterranean Turkey trips and it has been fantastic so far. The sea is warm, around 22C. The food is delicious and we look forward to the coming weeks. We are all overwhelmed by the beauty here and it is perfect for swimming…
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Best Fitness Retreats
Mr. Porter features our swimming holidays among their Spring´s Best Fitness Retreats. This site is an award-winning global retail platform for men´s style and combine the best international menswear with great content. They mention all of our trip swimming locations which are Slovenia, Croatia, Montenegro, Turkey and Lake Powell, Arizona. Enjoy reading the blog and…
Swimming around Obanjan island
Swimming around Obonjan island in Croatia
Obonjan island is a beautiful gem in the Croatian Adriatic sea. It is located centrally in the Sibenik archipelago about 6 km from the mainland. Swimming around Obonjan island is absolute heaven but there is much more to know about this special place. The island was taken over in 1972 by the Scout movement and was known…
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Olympic swimmer about Swim Sail Turkey trip
We often talk to our guests about what they think of our trips. Susan Goldsworthy is a former British Olympic finalist and master swimming world record holder. Today she is a successful international speaker about business leadership, book author, mother and wife. She has completed 3 of our swimming trips (Croatia, Slovenia and Swim Sail…
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Slovenia ranks top Greenest Countries in the World
Slovenia is a small EU country, located in the heart of Europe between Austria, Italy, Hungary and Croatia. It is also known as the only country in Europe that combines the Mediterranean, the Alps, the Pannonian Plain and the Karst. In Slovenian you can ski in the mountains and swim in the Adriatic sea in…
Swimming in Slovenia Customer Review
Sydney from London, UK, describes her swimming experience in Slovenia. Q: You came to our swimming holidays with your mum. I would like to ask you how do you feel it about? A: It´s fantastic. Swimming with these views around is amazing and I am not a particular strong swimmer, but it´s still a fantastic…
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Martin Strel Swimming the Mississippi River
Swimming the length of big rivers is not something you read about very often. The reason is pretty simple, not many people do it. Our founder, Martin Strel ,was the first person who swam the entire length of the Mississippi. Martin swam for 68 days in a row from 4th July - 9th September, 2002 .…
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Turkish Gulet Swimming Adventure Interview
Read an interesting interview with our lead guide Borut Strel on how the new Turkey Swim and Sail trip went and what his future plans are. What is so special about Turkey? I think that the country has a rich history. It has always been a boundary between Europe and Asia. For some people Istanbul is…
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Martin Strel International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame
Martin Strel was recently inducted into the International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame in California on November 06, 2015. Martin Strel has been inducted into the International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame following his extreme marathon swims. Strel was very happy to be invited to the event and enjoyed meeting everyone as much as receiving his…
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Swimming trip guest reviews
Here is a collection of some of our 2015 season swimming trip reviews by our guests from Slovenia, Croatia and Montenegro. Croatian Islands Our time on the water was everything I could hope for. We were fortunate to have warm and dry weather to enjoy swimming in the beautiful Adriatic. The variety of swimming each…
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Mediterranean Turkey Swimming Holiday
Swimming in Turkey was a special experience and one that I will never forget. We were based in Kas, which is a small, vibrant coastal town in South West Turkey. The sea was crystal clear, a balmy 21-22C (in May) and had lots of interesting sea life to admire. The air temperature was in the…
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Swimmers with disability on holidays
We quite often host a swimmer with a disability on our trips and we are proud to say that most of them have had a wonderful experience and do return to our holidays. Usually such person would be accompanied by a friend or partner that look after the person with limited mobility. Our team also…
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Martin Strel Speaking Tour in Switzerland
The only man in the world who has swum 5 greatest rivers on the planet, including the Amazon, Yangtze, Mississippi, Parana and Danube, four times Guinness world record breaker and unique individual Martin Strel (Big River Man) is coming to Switzerland. Martin´s motto is "Swimming for peace, friendship and clean waters". Switzerland is one of…
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