April 2013

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  • 2013 MYBA Charter Show in Genoa, Italy

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    2013 MYBA Charter Show: Day Two

    Following a rainy opening day yesterday here in Genoa, Italy, the 2013 MYBA Charter Show was in full swing today with warm sunshine and lots of brokers on the docks. Most had smiles on their faces and praise for the yachts on display, though there was a decidedly common feeling of caution when I asked […]

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    Similan Islands Snorkel Yacht Charter

    The last installment in the top snorkeling destinations blog concludes at the breathtaking Similan Islands off the coast of Thailand in the Andaman Sea. Similan, translates as the number 9 in the local tongue. These breathtaking islands have a diverse and rich botanical and marine life. In 1982, the islands were declared as a national […]

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  • Pacific Mariner charter yacht Seas the Moment

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    10 Best Charter Yacht Feeds on Twitter

    @njcharters posts links to charter yachts, destinations, and options for cruising vacations worldwide. @selectyachts has amassed an audience of nearly 8,000 followers with its mix of yacht charter and general-interest travel news and information. @yachtstore is also combining yacht charter news with general information that’s of interest to anyone researching travel. @charterfleet is written by […]

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  • Sunseeker charter yacht Baltazar

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    2013 MYBA Charter Show Opens in Genoa, Italy

    Today is the opening day of the 2013 MYBA Charter Show in Genoa, Italy. More than 60 yachts are scheduled to attend this industry-only event, which is accessible only to invited charter brokers and press. The show is closed to the public. CharterWave editor Kim Kavin is en route to the show today from the […]

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    Berth at Cannes Event Yacht Charter

    Are you looking to host your event in Cannes? Do you want to obtain a berth in Cannes in the prime location? If you are interested in obtaining a berth at Cannes, right next to the Palais des Festivals, along the Jetée Albert Edouard, Boatbookings can help you. Applying for a berth in Cannes follows a very […]

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  • Broward charter yacht Reflections

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    Motoryacht Reflections to Charter in Alaska this Summer

    Infinity Yacht Charters has just welcomed the 98-foot Broward motoryacht Reflections to the charter fleet. Reflections will be available for charters this summer in Alaska, where itineraries will run from Juneau to Sitka and vice versa. Reflections is a 1982 build that was most recently refit in 2012. She just got a new main salon […]

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    Fraser Yachts: Mediterranean Stronger this Year than Last Year

    Fraser Yachts Worldwide is reporting more summer bookings for Mediterranean yacht charters than at the same time during 2012. The demand, Fraser says, is being driven by clients in North and South America. Fraser also appears to be more certain that charter clients should prepare for a new VAT charge on yacht-charter rates in France […]

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    Cannes Film Festival Luxury Charter

    This year, the Cannes Film Festival will take place between the 15th and 26th of May. Charter a luxury yacht during the festival and be a part of this glamorous and luxurious occasion. The Festival was founded in 1946 and takes place at the ‘Palais des Festivals,’ a grand conference centre situated in the heart […]

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  • Kha Shing charter yacht Supertoy

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    Motoryacht Supertoy Completes Refit, Drops Charter Rates

    Ocean Independence tells me that the 91-foot Kha Shing motoryacht Supertoy has just completed a refit and dropped her weekly base rates for charters this summer in the Mediterranean. The spring refit included new soft furnishings in the main salon and lower-deck guest cabins, new television screens with integrated multimedia systems in the lower-deck guest […]

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