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Special Trips to Legendary Pitcairn Island in the South Pacific

For anyone with a strong spirit of adventure, you can now visit one of the most remote and fascinating islands of the Pacific – Pitcairn, and even stay with the descendants of the HMS BOUNTY crew. “Mutiny on the Bounty” […]

2015 Top Travel Specialist Award – Condé Nast Traveler Magazine

Mary Crowley was honored to be chosen for the 15th year as a Condé Nast Top Travel Specialist. For the past 15 years, Condé Nast has been handpicking those private travel designers worldwide who represent the best combination of expertise, access, and […]

Midsummer Updates

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May Visit to Poros, Greece

It always feels like I am returning home to visit favorite friends and relatives when I have the pleasure of doing yacht inspections in Athens and Poros. The Greek hospitality is full of life and fun. The Greek charter yacht […]

Spring 2012 Yacht Inspections in Italy

Mary Crowley returned to Genoa for the annual yacht charter show beginning April 30. The selection of luxury motor yachts and sailing vessels highlighted many of the best yachts available in the Mediterranean. Whether one is interested in exploring the […]

2011 Conde Nast Award

December 2011: Mary Crowley was honored to be chosen for the 10th year as one of Conde Nast’s Top Travel Specialists. It is our pleasure and distinct honor to receive this acknowledgment and would like to express our sincere thanks […]

50th Antigua Charter Yacht Show

Mary Crowley attended the Antigua Charter Yacht Show between Dec. 4 through 12. There were 114 motor yachts and sailing vessels there. Mary was able to see many captain friends and check on the yachts we regularly work with, as […]

Ultimate Adventure: Ocean Voyages Cape Horn charters featured in Outside Magazine (Brazil)

<a href="http://www click here to investigate.oceanvoyages.com/destinations/south-america-and-antarctica”>Ocean Voyages was featured in Brazil’s Outside Go magazine (in Portugese) for its trips to Cape Horn. Download a pdf of the article. An excerpt: Costuma-se dizer que o Everest esta para o alpinista assim como […]

Italy, Greece, and Turkey Updates and Deals

In April and May 2011, Mary Crowley visited and inspected yachts in the Mediterranean and Aegean Seas. The waterfront of Genoa offered an amazing array of classic sailing yachts, expedition ships, and luxury motor yachts. There were many magnificent new […]

18th Visit to the Galapagos Islands

Mary Crowley, founder and director of Ocean Voyages, first sailed to Galapagos in 1973 on the brigantine Westward and spent a month sailing around the islands. She returned a year later on the New Zealand-built schooner New World and explored […]