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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…
Swimming Turkey trip
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…
Green Slovenia swimming
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…
Martin Strel swimming Mississippi
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 .…
Turkish gulet swimming
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…
Martin Strel Marathon swimming
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…
springs best fitness retreats
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…