Sarah Forge
Sarah Forge

Born in Sussex, brought up in Surrey, and shaped in Spain (Marbella and Mallorca), Sarah has been a professional writer for more than 20 years. Among others, her work has been published in national newspapers, international magazines, in-flights, and on the Channel 4 website.  In the past, she made guest appearances on BBC’s Living in the Sun, BBC Radio, Times Radio and Channel 4’s Richard & Judy. She’s also a dab hand at social media.  Sarah’s spare time is devoted to her husband (a talented dentist), her beloved Border Terriers Edwin and Barnes, sport, and heavy-duty podcast consumption.

Latest headlines

The Amber List: the week in Mallorca

Some of the highlights this week was the race against amber, new restrictions back in force, easyJet upbeat, Olympic ceremony and the British stag in Magalluf.

Sarah Forge 25/07/2021 10:00

Palma boat show

The Joy of SUP

Discover why SUP was one of the fastest-growing sports in the world.

Sarah Forge 05/06/2021 11:46

Palma boat show

Perfect Moment for Palma’s nautical events

New-build shipyards are said to be fully booked, with a waiting list.

Sarah Forge 05/06/2021 11:12


A Pandemic Puppy

Sarah Forge explains how she fell in love with her Pandemic puppy while she was stuck at home.

Sarah Forge 20/02/2021 12:09


Sarah’s Christmas Tips

Christmas dinner is basically Sunday dinner, the same meal we manage to cook quite happily for 51 weeks of the year, and then somehow collapse under the pressure of on the 52nd. Don’t panic!

Sarah Forge 24/12/2020 10:00


Navigating 2020

Sarah Forge asks: So how has Mallorca’s yachting community fared this year?

Sarah Forge 18/12/2020 13:07


Man with No Plan Joe Makes Mallorca Home

Sarah Forge interviews Joe Fiteni, and his wife Maureen who have been living on board a boat in the Bay of Pollensa for the last 14 years.

Sarah Forge 11/12/2020 12:45


Nauta Patents The Island

Nauta Design yachts feature an ingenious concept called the Island, which greatly increases the amount of aft deck space available.

Sarah Forge 04/12/2020 12:03


Lift-Off for Flying Water Taxis

"We believe that the future of mobility will rise from the water, a natural, historic path in the cities that has been underrated for a long time".

Sarah Forge 27/11/2020 15:37


The World’s Largest Sloop

The sensational APEX 850 features a mast more than 24 double-decker London buses piled one on top of the other.

Sarah Forge 20/11/2020 12:44

Yachts and more

Looking for your ultimate yacht?

"So why are new yachts seemingly flying off the shelves? Boating captures the mood of social-distancing and escapism rather nicely."

Sarah Forge 12/11/2020 15:40


The Man Who Changed Yachting

"He found a designer who shared his aesthetic vision, namesake Luca Brenta, and together they crafted 25.3 metre Wallygator"

Sarah Forge 05/11/2020 15:27

Nautical Notes

Malta Pulls off 41st Rolex Middle Sea Race

The Maltese have been hosting races and regattas since the Middle Ages and hold great passion for the sea.

Sarah Forge 26/10/2020 12:06

Nauti Lady

A Glimmer of Life

This year’s boating calendar was left in tatters.

Sarah Forge 16/10/2020 13:02

Nauti Lady

Sea dogs

It’s too late for Edwin, but we don’t want Barnes to be a water wally too.

Sarah Forge 25/09/2020 13:14

Nauti Lady

Cruising for a Bruising

This pandemic started with a PR disaster of epic proportions for the cruise industry: Diamond Princess.

Sarah Forge 18/09/2020 15:37

Nauti Lady

Record Fleet for Vendée Globe

The Vendée Globe is one sporting event that has barely a question mark hanging over its head.

Sarah Forge 11/09/2020 15:33

Nauti Lady

Kindred Spirits

British modern classic yacht builder, Spirit Yachts, has had a pretty spectacular summer with the launch of two precedent-setting models: the Spirit P70 and the Spirit 111.

Sarah Forge 04/09/2020 15:25

Nauti Lady

Boat Show "Canneselled"

With Southampton International Boat Show (11-20 September) and Monaco Yacht Show (23-26 September) now both cancelled.

Sarah Forge 28/08/2020 13:34

Nauti Lady

The Leatherworker - Since 1750

In 1970, three-year-old Sarah and her parents went on holiday to Majorca, where Dougie immediately spotted a business opportunity. Within a few months, they’d purchased three leather shops in Magalluf and made the Balearic island their home.

Sarah Forge 21/08/2020 08:57