Long, lazy summers in Italy are at their peak in August, when this yachting destination is at its most delightfully warm. Porto Cervo exudes Italian glamour, with sparkling turquoise waters that will have you floating away on a cloud.
On the Amalfi coast, scenescapes will take your breath away as you cruise between the must-visit destinations. Mountains plunge into the sea, luscious woodlands cascade into the colours cape, and pastel houses prettily decorate the cliffside.
Meanwhile in Sicily, over 1,000km of coastline means there are so many coves to explore, ranging from neat, wide stretches of beach to windswept black sand bays.