February 2012

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  • charter yacht Orion

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    Charter Deal for Cannes Film Festival

    CSO Yachts tells me that the owner of the 85-foot Belliure sailing yacht Orion is keen to book a charter during the Cannes Film Festival, which is scheduled to take place May 16-27. The owner is offering a package base rate of €25,500 for the week. That is more than the regular weekly base rate […]

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  • charter yacht Viking Dream main salon

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    BVI Catamaran Viking Dream Completes Refit

    Mark and Sally Duncan, who own and operate the 46-foot sailing catamaran Viking Dream, send word that they have completed a refit and are now returning to a busy charter season in the British Virgin Islands. Work included installing all-new interior cushions, new headliners, updated interior gelcoat, updated Corian countertops, new linens and cushions in […]

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    MANAUS, BRAZIL – Home of the Famed Rubber Barons

    The history of rubber in the heart of Brazil elicits images of untold wealth amassed around the turn of the 20th century and again during World War II.  The highly prized rubber trees were guarded like gold in Brazil where great cities like Manaus sprung up and grew in the dense jungles primarily around the […]

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    10 Best Charter Yachts with Pianos

    Charter broker Missy Johnston of Northrop and Johnson Worldwide Yacht Charters says: “A baby grand piano is in the main salon of the 184-foot Pruva sailing yacht Regina, which just launched in 2011. The piano is anchored down in case Regina heels over a bit on a great sailing day. It is ready to be […]

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  • Historic Grand Prix of Monaco

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    50-Percent Discount for Historic Grand Prix of Monaco

    Edmiston and Company tells me that the owner of the 133-foot Heesen motoryacht Mac Brew is keen to book a charter during the Historic Grand Prix of Monaco from May 11-13. To entice a client, the owner is dropping the yacht’s weekly base rate by a full 50 percent during those dates. Previously Mac Brew […]

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  • charter yacht Bliss

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    Bliss

    The 121-foot NZ Yachting Developments sailing yacht Bliss has a truly flexible cabin arrangement.

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  • charter yacht Emelina

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    Emelina

    The 167-foot Codecasa motoryacht Emelina is owned by longtime charter clients aboard other megayachts.

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