August 2011

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    Yacht Charter During the America’s Cup Trials

    My friends at Nicholson Yachts in Newport, Rhode Island, tell me that the city has been selected to host the final event of the World Cup trials next summer. Race dates are expected to be June 23 through July 1, 2012. Those dates also happen to be prime charter dates in New England, which means […]

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    Still Time this Summer for Yacht Charter in Maine

    Neptune Group Yachting sent word late last week that the 97-foot Hargrave motoryacht Gigi is en route to Maine. She will be based in the waterfront town of Rockland with charter availability well into the autumn months. One of the things I remember best about the charters I’ve done in Maine is the clam bakes […]

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    10 Best Repositioning Yacht Charter Vacations

    Maine to New York. This route can include stops in Newport-area locations such as Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket, as well as big-city fun when docked at Chelsea Piers on Manhattan’s West Side. Newport to Baltimore. This itinerary can include as little or as much time as you like in the Chesapeake Bay, which is close […]

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    Yacht Charter in Thailand, Burma, Malaysia, Indonesia

    While countless charter yachts are winding up their summer season in the Mediterranean, the 116-foot Azimut motoryacht Hyeseas II still has plenty of availability exotic Southeast Asia. Management company Ocean Independence says the owner is willing to consider charter bookings in Thailand, Burma, Malaysia, Indonesia, and the broader Indian Ocean. Hyeseas II is based in […]

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    Motoryacht Jana Available for Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

    Ocean Independence tells me the 152-foot Feadship motoryacht Jana is going to be available for charter at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix from November 11-13 (race day is the 13th). Jana is being offered at a minimum of five days with a base rate of €100,000. In addition to traditional expenses such as food and […]

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    20-Percent Discount on West Mediterranean Yacht Charter

    Edmiton and Company sends word that the 112-foot Leopard motoryacht Anita is offering a 20-percent discount on all remaining dates for weekly charters in the Western Mediterranean this summer. The lowest advertised weekly base rate for Anita is €90,000. With the 20-percent discount, the lowest available rate drops to €72,000. Anita is also available for […]

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    Charter Yacht Mayama Seeks Corporate, Event Bookings

    CSO Yachts sends word that the 100-foot Couach motoryacht Mayama is available for charter after September 5 in Corsica, Sardinia, and the South of France. The owner is willing to accept offers below the regular weekly base rate of €54,000, and he is especially keen to welcome corporate and event charters that remain static at […]

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    Yacht Charter; Family time at Historic Mystic Seaport, Connecticut

    Mystic Seaport Children’s Museum Cruise into Historic Mystic Seaport on a crewed yacht charter in the New England area, dock right in front of the re-created seaport town of yore and let the fun begin.  Docking in Historic Mystic Seaport on your crewed yacht charter is docking in the middle of the hustle and bustle […]

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    Yacht Charter with Berth Pre-Booked in St. Tropez

    OceanStyle tells me that the 120-foot Palmer Johnson motoryacht Vanquish still has availability this month in the Western Mediterranean–including August 30 and 31, when the owner has pre-booked a marina berth in St. Tropez. It can be notoriously difficult to get a berth in such a popular marina at the tail end of the high […]

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    St Lucia rolls out Red Carpet for Yachts

    St. Lucia is rolling out the red carpet to visitors – especially yachts – encouraging them to visit this beautiful part of the Caribbean.  They have worked tirelessly under the direction of Senator Allen Chastanet, the Minister of Tourism,  to establish an infrastructure that will bring visitors and yachts of all sizes from around the world and […]

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