Sailing to windward

St Vincent and the Grenadines are one of the most unspoilt areas of the Caribbean, Helen Fretter took a bareboat charter with Sunsail to explore.

1 Introducing the risks

It is recommended for the more experienced sailor: the reefs and currents are more treacherous

2 Heading south

We quickly realised that catering on board was often much easier than relying on going ashore

3 Tobago Cays

The Cays without doubt surpassed all our expectations, and we spent two days running around like ‘Swallows and Amazons’ explorers

4 Mustique high-life

Mustique is without doubt the most famous of the Grenadines, playing host to the rich and famous, royalty and Hollywood A-list

5 Further information

Costs and contact details