“"We fell in love with her, the moment she came into view. Monara catches you and will not let go...”
“The sound of her engines ... Like two sewing machines competing to be quiet... ”
"Ma belle Monara. On aime tes formes généreuses, tes vibrations, ton ame. Merci pour tout."
May 4th - 9th, 2016
Monara drydocked at Moordtgat Antwerp.
6 hot toxic days - 50 kg of paint - 12 helpful people - 190 kg of anodes and some cold beers did the job.
Thank you for the enthousiasm and the help!!
July 2nd - August 14th, 2016
Antwerp - Copenhagen - Stockholm and back.
On her maiden voyage through Denmark and Sweden Monara proved to be reliable and full of character, making her way in a stubborn manner, as an old sturdy lady should.
April 1st - 9th, 2017
Antwerp - London - Antwerp
To visit London by boat, with a berth in St Catherine Dock for a week, is luxury in city tripping land...
July 1st - August 14th, 2017
Antwerp - Cork - Southern Ireland and back
The wild unspoilt nature, the rich marine life, the Murphy's and very friendly people make Southern Ireland one of Monara's favourite cruising grounds!
July 1st - August 15th, 2018
Antwerp - Guernsey - Bretagne - La Coruna - Galicia and back
Pristine beaches, great surfing conditions, marvelous seafood, affordable top wine and unspoilt islands, warm people - that's Galicia.
July 1st - August 15th, 2020
Antwerp - Holy Island - North Scotland - Inner and Outer Hebrides - Caledonian Canal and back
What a luxury to travel these beautiful waters just after the first Covid lockdown. We love Scotland, its people, its nature, the ever changing colors, 3 climates a day...