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Suggestions for skippered charter in Greece_Sept 08

Hi everyone,
I am new to this forum and to sailing holidays. My husband has always had a keen interest in sailing but no experience as such and it was suggested to us that we should try a skippered charter holiday to experience as much (or as little) as possible before venturing into sailing courses etc.

The idea of a skippered charter sounds like a wonderful way to combine an intro to sailing and a relaxing holiday. So far I've contacted Bareboat Sailing Holidays here in the UK and also waiting for a reply from Sunsail.

Bareboat Sailing Holidays recommended Saronic/Cyclades Islands with a return flight from London Gatwick to Athens including transfers departing 6th Sept.

Bavaria 46 Cruiser
Berths 8
Launched 2005 - 2006
Length 14.2m
Beam 4.35m
Draft 1.85m
Engine 55.00 HP
Cabins 4

Do any of you have recommendations/experience to share for skippered charter companies for a Greek holiday? At the moment we are looking at early Sept for 2 weeks for 4-6 people. Do any of you have any indication of price I should expect to pay per person? Any suggestions/questions I should ask to help manage costs?

Many thanks in advance for your feedback.
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