September 2011

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  • charter broker Sue Flammia in Croatia

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    Broker Report: Onboard the Motoryacht Harle in Croatia

    Longtime charter broker Sue Flammia of A Yachting Holiday recently cruised in Croatia aboard the 147-foot Feadship motoryacht Harle, as a guest of Northrop and Johnson. I spoke with her as she sat on the yacht’s aft deck during the last day of what she described as a magical experience. Special thanks to her and […]

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    Yacht Charter, Silolona Big Barbecue Beach Bash

    Welcoming Silolona Crew to a Silolona Beach Barbeque Charter the 164’ Phinisi sailing yacht Silolona for a crewed yacht charter in Indonesia, Myanmar or the Andaman Islands and you might find yourselves on an isolated beautiful beach, in the middle of nowhere, at a full scale barbecue beach bash, complete with dinner, drinks, music, fire […]

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    WiFi, VSAT, and Internet Access While on Charter

    I feel a little bit like a government official writing this, but all I can tell you is that I’m blogging today from an undisclosed location somewhere on the world’s waters. I’m on assignment for a yacht charter article that will appear in an upcoming edition of Yachting and, well, we don’t want to go […]

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  • charter yacht Four Aces

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    Many Large Charter Yachts to be on Display at FLIBS

    A month from today, the 52nd annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show will be in full swing. It’s scheduled to take place October 27-31, and a number of charter yachts are registered to be on display. FLIBS is unusual for charter clients because the entire show is open to the general public. Many boat shows […]

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    Yacht Chartering Changed by Technology

    TECHNOLOGY CHANGES YACHT CHARTERS IN 21ST CENTURY I was so tickled by a cartoon sketch in the current issue of VANITY FAIR by Seymour Chwast, I sought permission to share it in our blog. The sketch depicts a group on a sailing yacht … all are tuned in, turned on and connected! This brought to […]

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  • charter yacht Dreaming On

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    Sailing Catamaran Available for Christmas Charter in BVI

    Regency Yacht Vacations sends word that the 47-foot sailing catamaran Dreaming On is once again available for a Christmas yacht charter in the British Virgin Islands. A “hold” had been placed on Dreaming On by a client who was considering booking, but the client has now declined, which is why the yacht is once again […]

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    Thanksgiving Yacht Charter in the Caribbean

    Blue Latitude Yachting sends word that it still has four charter yachts with Thanksgiving availability in the Caribbean. Starting at the smallest end of the scale is the 49-foot sailing catamaran Naej. She takes six or seven guests at a weekly base rate of $13,500. Next is the 62-foot sailing catamaran Motu. She takes as […]

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    10 Best Charter Yacht Chefs

    Charter broker Missy Johnston at Northrop and Johnson Worldwide Yacht Charters says: “It is hard to beat Sarakoglou Dimitrous, chef on the 130-foot motoryacht Happy Dolphin II in the lovely Greek Islands. Sarakoglou has won the Top Chef award given by his charter industry peers at the Poros Yacht Charter Show for the past three […]

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