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Howard [ Just Imagine ] 31-Jul-2007


A completely landlocked bay with a large marina and boat yard.

A tourist town with good supermarkets and restaurants.
Howard [ Just Imagine ] 31-Jul-2007

Punat Marina (Marina)

11 piers with 800 sea berths and 400 places ashore. Water and electrical connections, wireless internet connection. Supervision 24 hours a day. Marina is monitored by web cameras.

Travel lift up to 100 t, slipways: 160 t, 450t, 600 t. Lifting and transport of ships up to 50 meters, workshops, covered work areas extending over 2800 m2. Authorized service center, shipbuilding work, work in plastic, wood, steel, aluminium and steinlees steel, work on the electrical equipment and electronics, carpentry and upholstery work, locksmith's and pipe work.
Howard [ Just Imagine ] 31-Jul-2007

Punat Shipyard (Boat Yard)

A large, well equipped boat yard with several travel-lifts and slipways capabable of lifting boats up to 50m and 600 tons
Howard [ Just Imagine ] 31-Jul-2007

Punat Anchorage (Anchorage)

I anchored in the northern part of the bay with good holding and excellent protection.

There was one American boat in the anchorage that looked like it had been there for a while and was unattended. This would be a good place to leave your boat to explore elsewhere, or if you needed to fly home for a week or two.
Howard [ Just Imagine ] 31-Jul-2007

Borrowed WiFi (WiFi)

A little bit naughty, but I borrowed the name of one of the boats in the marina, as I past, and used this to register and log in to the marina's free WiFi while I was in the anchorage.

I chose the name of a small boat that was unlikely to have WiFi capabilities onboard. I am sure that no harm was done.
Howard [ Just Imagine ] 31-Jul-2007

Dinghy Dock Caution (Dockage)

When I dinghied ashore, I was careful to pick a narrow spot between two old wooden boats that looked unused, to tie and lock my dinghy. Bad idea!

When I returned from the supermarket after about 25 minutes I found that someone had lifted my dinghy, engine and all, onto the quay, and had docked their inflatable in it's place.

Since they could not unlock it, this was the only way to reclaim their spot.

Keeping my cool (they were bigger than me anyway), I simply asked if they had lifted my boat and would they help me relaunch it. We relaunched the dinghy in an open spot and parted on cordial terms.
Howard [ Just Imagine ] 31-Jul-2007

Monastery (Historic)

Konobe Naturist Resort (Camp Site)

On 25 hectares it can accommodate 1500 guests. It is ideal for water sport and nature lovers. Recently has been totally renovated. Grill restaurant, Polynesia grill, Market, tennis and Volleyball fields. Nude beach (FKK).
Howard [ Just Imagine ] 01-Aug-2007

Konobe Anchorage (Anchorage)

I anchored for lunch in the small bay to the west of Konobe nude beach.

A few boats had long lines ashore.
Howard [ Just Imagine ] 01-Aug-2007

Banculuka Naturist Resort (Camp Site)

Accomodates 1400 campers.Nude beach (FKK).

I could not find a suitable anchorage along here so I moved on to Vela Luka.

Howard [ Just Imagine ] 01-Aug-2007

Vela Luka (Anchorage)

A beautiful anchorage with a nice restaurant ashore.

Good holding and very pleasant surroundings.

I anchored in about 3m at the head of the bay near the restaurant in sand.

Howard [ Just Imagine ] 02-Aug-2007

Konoba (Restaurant)

Very popular with beachgoers during the day. Make reservations for dinner as only a few boats stay the night.
Howard [ Just Imagine ] 17-Jan-2010

Ancient Corinthia Ruins (Hike)

We hiked up to the ruins on the top of the hill.

Walk down to the east side of the beach then head inland. Follow the goat trails and paths toward the NE. Over the crest you will come to picturesque Mala Luka. It is just a short but steep hike up to the top for magnificent views.
Howard [ Just Imagine ] 17-Jan-2010

Politin (Camp Site)

Naturist Campsite close to the town of Krk and the entrance to Punat.
Howard [ Just Imagine ] 21-Nov-2008

Krk Town (Anchorage)

We anchored just outside the harbor and dinghied ashore to visit the town before continuing to Punat for the night.

Howard [ Just Imagine ] 03-Aug-2009

Mala Luka (Anchorage)