December 2014

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  • Sunreef charter yacht Levante

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    8 Days for Price of 7 in British Virgin Islands

    Sunreef Yachts Charter tells me the 80-foot Sunreef sailing catamaran Levante is giving eight days for the price of seven during January and February in the British Virgin Islands. Levante is a 2013 build that was constructed with a lightweight, carbon fiber-reinforced hull for an emphasis on performance during sailing. She is unusual among sailing catamarans in […]

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    January Special on Motoryacht Golden Girl

    Neptune Group Yachting tells me the 94-foot Broward motoryacht Golden Girl is eliminating delivery fees on charters of at least one week during January with departures from Nassau, Bahamas, or from South Florida. Golden Girl is a 1986 build that most recently was refit in 2013. She has three staterooms that can accommodate a total […]

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    What Are You Doing New Year's Eve?

    New Year’s Eve is this Wednesday, and there is still time to book a last-minute charter so you can ring in 2015 aboard a yacht. Select Yachts tells me it has eight yachts that are still available for New Year’s, everywhere from Florida and the Bahamas to the northern Caribbean, St. Lucia, Grenadines and Belize. The available […]

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    It’s Time for Posh Newport, Rhode Island

    If you are looking for a different and upscale experience, then a charter from Newport, Rhode Island, U.S., is the perfect choice for your next sailing adventure. Famous as a New England summer resort and home of the prominent Newport Mansions, it was also the site of some of the ‘Summer White Houses’ during the administrations of  Presidents […]

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    Your Mediterranean Mecca Is Girolata!

    One of the most beautiful bays in Corsica is Girolata, a beautiful fortified sanctuary found at the southernmost end of the Scandola Nature Reserve. It is one of the emblematic destinations of Corsica, often seen on the cover of many Corsica guide books. The dramatic setting, with the small village on a peninsula surrounded by the sea and running […]

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  • Proteksan-Turquiose charter yacht Turquoise

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    There's Still Time to Save 25 Percent

    Christmas is this Thursday, and it’s the booking deadline for receiving a 25-percent discount on Caribbean and Bahamas charters through mid-April 2015 aboard the 181-foot Proteksan-Turquoise motoryacht Turquoise. The owner of Turquoise first announced this deal last month, when the discount being offered was 20 percent. At the augmented 25 percent off that is now being […]

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    Montenegro & Croatia; A two for one Luxury Yacht Charter Itinerary!

     Kotor Old City at night Get the best of two luxury yacht charter destinations with this itinerary for a motor yacht that includes highlights from a couple of the best cruising areas in the Eastern Mediterranean, and brings you from Kotor, Montenegro to Split, Croatia Easy flights to the Dubrovnik Airport allow organizing a motor yacht […]

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    Interview: Charter Yacht Broker Ben Sutton

    Ben Sutton is the newest retail charter broker at Boatbookings. He recently attended the charter yacht shows in the Virgin Islands and Antigua, and I got a chance to sit down with him there, as well as to follow up in a telephone interview. Here are some excerpts from our conversation.   Did you grow […]

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    The Incredible Islands of Indonesia

    Indonesia has over 17,000 islands, and is the world’s largest archipelago. The number and diversity of islands are almost beyond belief. The islands are spread over a 5000 km arc from Sumatra in the Indian Ocean, to the west of the Pacific Ocean. If you visited one island each day on an Indonesia yacht charter, your […]

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    10 Best Boats at the 2014 Antigua Charter Yacht Show

    The 220-foot Alloy sailing yacht Vertigo wowed brokers and media alike with smart features, a sexy decor and plans to charter in Antarctica at the end of 2015. The 131-foot Perini Navi sailing yacht State of Grace was impressive for her sleek design and features meant to surpass expectations during regatta charters. At 241 feet, […]

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