20I ICHARTER COLLECTION 2012eastmediterraneanAlive with an eclectic mix of colour, cultureand charm, the clear, warm waters of theEastern Mediterranean wash over a mosaicof islands and nations. Ancient ruins,spectacular churches, medieval villages and sacredtemples will take your breath away, but just as the sheerscale and history of these manmade treasures will amazeyou, so too will the natural wonders. Volcanic islandssimmer, lush pine forests infuse the sea breezes and thevarying, electrifying shades of the water defy belief. The birthplace of western civilisation, Athens and theislands of Greece are suffused with extraordinarymythology and stunning cruising grounds with beautifulbeaches. Further west discover the little known wonders ofCroatia, or the extensive coastline of southern Turkey wherethe east meets the west at the gateway to the Orient.
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