From our base the Porto di Cecina looking south, the Elba Island is clearly visible and so near.The Elba Island mountain profiles moves from her east side Punta della Vita - Cavo, to her west boundary the Mt. Capanne spectacular relief rising from the sea. In the middle there are the Portoferraio gulf the Valdana low hills,the Capo d'Enfola and Proccho bay.After a 5-6 hour sailing from Cecina we touch Elba Island and anchor in the most beautiful and charming North side bays: Biodola, Viticcio, Procchio, Sansone. Here the quarz and flspatic granidioritic beaches makes the Acqua dell'Elba be so light green. You never have enough to stay there! The Portoferraio Gulf is a secure repair with all kind of bad weather. Portoferraio and Marciana Marina have also confortable marina.The Marciana Marina Village is so cosy, from there you could climb up to visit the Marciana Alta and Poggio, as also catch the cabin way to Mt. Capanne 1018mt. top where your sight can spread all over the North Tyrrhenian Sea.