Guest book

Miriam & Arthur – USA

To Melissa & Francesco The itinerary you proposed was perfect. The sailing was every bit as much fun as we had hoped. Your extraordinary care in helping us with sightseeing and guides was so appreciated. It goes without saying that your choice of food, the preparation and presentation was simply unbelievable, beyond comparison. But the […]

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Cath & John – Australia

Dear Melissa & Francesco It is difficult to know where to start here for the very simple reason that we have had so many fantastic experiences over the past seven days. This is our first time to see the Amalfi Coast and there have been many times when we have felt that we were actually […]

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Cynthia & David – USA

Dear Melissa and Francesco Your beautiful boat & your insights in to Sicily were outstanding, not to mention, your knowledge of the winds of Sicily and the wonderful food you created and served; the very best! Most of all we enjoyed being with you; your sense of humor, Melissa matched Peter’s! We will miss you […]

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Gail & Ryan – USA

Melissa & Francesco You have opened our eyes to a new perspective on life for us. Travelling with you and learning about the importance of the “life choices” you have made has been inspiring. The Amalfi Coast was amazing  and your knowledge and network of friends added a great deal to the trip. We’ll be […]

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Audrey & Peter – USA

Dear Melissa and Francesco Cynthia said it all but I must add that in 50 years of chartering we have never had such a combination of a perfect boat and a perfect crew, from such an enthusiastic welcome-on-board to our tearful leaving, talking nautical shop with Francesco and bantering with Melissa. This cruise will be […]

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Peter – USA

Melissa & Francesco After six months of waiting, a trip that exceeded all of our collective expectations. Fantastic places, food, and beauty. A first class trip with a first class couple. Great stories, laughs and meals. Until the next time. Peter Itinerary experienced: Amalfi Coast & Gulf of Naples      

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Dave – UK

Thank you so much Francesco and Melissa for such a fabulous 5 days. I’ve never been so relaxed in years. Melissa, you’re the perfect host and Francesco’s cookery is fantastic – we’ll be back! Dave  Itinerary experienced: Amalfi Coast & Gulf of Naples  

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Nicole & Anthony – England

Dear Melissa & Francesco Thank you for another “out of this world” experience on Ombre Blu. I loved every minute, especially all the delicious food and the paddle boarding. Take care on the High Seas! Love Nicole xx Francesco & Melissa What a fantastic holiday cruise of the Pontines, Ischia, Capri and Amalfi region. We […]

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Katrina & Ross – New Zealand

Well, here we are back 4 years later and we have had the most sublime 9 days possible. The food, wine, weather & water – out of this world!!!  As for Mel & Francesco, they se the bar far beyond the call of duty. Just faultless the entire time. Thank you from the bottom of […]

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Pam, Bill & Billy – USA

We are a boating family in the U.S and have to tell you your boating skills are excellent, we never felt any discomfort. The selection of islands to visit, places to see, restaurants to eat in were 5 Star, but I have to say the best time was had when food was served from the […]

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