Captain Name: Vasilis Papanikolaou
Captain Nationality: Greek
Number of Crew: 2
Captain Vasilis was born in 1987 and is from Athens, Greece. After completing his Civil Engineer B.Sc. at Piraeus University of Applied Sciences, he decided to pursue his Certificate of Offshore Sailing Competence (Skipper’s license) and soon after joined the yachting world. Throughout his professional career, he has worked in many aspects of chartering- beginning as a deckhand, working on yacht maintenance, and becoming a captain. He’s honest, hard-working, and organized approach is perfect onboard. His excellent knowledge of the islands throughout the Ionian Sea, Saronic Gulf, Sporades, and the Cyclades will give his charter guests the best experience for their holiday. He has a welcoming personality and is excited to greet guests on My Blue Heaven. He’s looking forward to showing guests the beauty of Greece and creating for them an incredible holiday experience.
Vagia is a very passionate professional in her field and specializes in Mediterranean cuisine. She shifted her career to the yachting industry in 2014 and combined her love and desire for the sea with her culinary expertise. Her creations incorporate the latest cooking trends, high-quality ingredients, and a creative flair to impress her guests. In her free time, she enjoys experimenting in the kitchen. She speaks Greek, English, Spanish, and French. Vagia is a very charming, smart, and pleasant person who puts all her efforts to satisfy guests. Her excellent client and yacht owner references, in addition to her extensive knowledge of the Greek Mediterranean cuisine and her talent in creating the ideal tailor-made itineraries to suit every guest’s expectation, ensure the most unforgettable holidays on board.