April 2014

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    Now That's a Refit

    About a month ago, I wrote about the refit of the 94-foot Peri motoryacht Bibich. It was a €1.6 million job that took two years to complete, and that was all the buzz on the docks this week here at the MYBA Charter Show in Genoa, Italy. Today, I got a chance to tour Bibich […]

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  • Benetti charter yacht Galaxy

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    Interesting Perspectives at the MYBA Charter Show

    After a stormy, chilly start yesterday, the MYBA Charter Show in Genoa, Italy, enjoyed bright sunshine and warm temperatures today. The docks were filled straight through the day with leading charter brokers from all over the world, each with a unique take on what the show represents this year. For starters, the show is smaller […]

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    The MYBA Charter Show 2014 in Genoa!

    The MYBA Charter Show in Genoa kicks off today. We’re very excited as this marks the official beginning of the 2014 season in the Mediterranean. Our absolute favourites are in the port, but here’s two we’re particularly excited about this year. See our blog here for our thoughts on NASSIMA and ALEXANDRA V, two beautiful […]

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    Boatbookings Favourite at Antibes 2014

    RHINO is a stunning Riva Domino 86 available for charter on the French Riviera. Her unique style and classic renowned Riva lines make her truly stand out from the crowd. After meeting the crew and enjoying a sundowner at the Antibes Yacht Show yesterday we cannot recommend her highly enough! See our blog here for […]

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    Falcon 100 Motoryacht Joins Charter Fleet in Greece

    All4Yacht Charter sends word that it is now marketing the 100-foot Falcon motoryacht Monte Carlo for charters out of Athens, Greece. Monte Carlo is a 2000 launch that most recently was refit in 2005. She accommodates 10 guests in five staterooms. Three cabins have double beds (both the master and VIP are full-beam) and two […]

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    Motoryacht Victorian Rose is Available in New England

    Churchill Yacht Partners sends word that the classic 63-foot motoryacht Victorian Rose is now taking inquiries for summer charters in New England. Victorian Rose will be based out of Newport, Rhode Island, taking four guests at a weekly base rate of $14,500. I was on board Victorian Rose in summer 2009, when I got to […]

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  • Newcastle charter yacht Safira

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    Award winner M/Y Safira in New England

    Motor yachts are not usually thought of as ‘green’ but everything on SAFIRA is either organic, recycled, natural, sustainable or Forest-certified. This 129′ Newcastle was launched in 2013 and I was on board her in Antigua. Modern, but definitley not cold, the attention to detail is impressive. Safira is a comfortable, stable yacht suitable to world […]

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    Motoryacht Black Pearl is Available in Fiji

    Ocean Independence tells us the 103-foot Diverse Projects Unlimited motoryacht Black Pearl has charter availability in Fiji during the first three weeks of July. Black Pearl is a 2011 launch with naval architecture by Craig Loomes of LOMOcean. She has a cruising speed of 12 knots and a top speed of 14 knots, and she […]

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  • Kingship charter yacht Christina G

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    Save up to 25 Percent on South of France Yacht Charter

    Edmiston and Company sends word that the 110-foot Kingship motoryacht Christina G has a few weeks of availability this July in the South of France. The yacht’s owner is offering several discount options to secure bookings during the July 3-18 period. For one-week charters during those dates, the base rate has dropped from €95,000 to […]

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