Orient Beach Not to Be Missed!

  Orient Beach is a popular stop, and can’t be beat for it’s beautiful white sand beach and rolling surf which makes for great kite boarding and other water sports! Just watch, or tak...

Positive News from the Caribbean 

Some seriously positive news out of the Caribbean after a tough summer. It wouldn’t be fall without cruise ships returning to the islands! Just a few weeks and almost all islands will have routi...

Hurricane IRMA – Update 1

We wanted to provide an update on what we know so far with respect to Hurricane IRMA and us. It’s important to note that specific details or absolute facts are somewhat hard to obtain at present...

Hurricane IRMA

This is a post we hoped we didn’t have to write, but unfortunately, the inevitable has come and it is time. Hurricane IRMA is now a super powerful Category 5 storm with sustained winds of 150Kts...

2016/2017 Season Update

Greetings All! As the weather cools in the north, and visions of tropical vacations come to mind, we thought it was time to remind you of what awaits guests aboard ARAVILLA Sailing Catamaran! The 2015...

Raising The Mainsail On ARAVILLA

Fortunately, last week on our charter, our guests brought a DRONE on board. Needless to say, there are many amazing pictures and videos we will be sharing over the next few weeks. Here is a sample ...

Aravilla – Naming The Yacht

It’s about time we wrote a post as many folks have asked – how did we chose to name the yacht Aravilla? The source of the name is simple enough – Aravilla was the middle name of Dere...

End of January Update

Where has the time gone?? Seems like just yesterday we were stepping onto the boat and getting her ready for several maiden voyages. Incredible how fast time flies in a place that is supposed to be &#...