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Mangusta Oceano 42
Posted on April 27th 2017 - Diane Byrne
One of the world’s most famous maxi megayacht builders successfully moves into a new market, that of displacement yachts.

The Italian Sea Group Quinta Essentia
Posted on April 6th 2017 - Diane Byrne
Surrounding themselves, and their guests, with symbols of the five elements is essential to the owners of Quinta Essentia.

Delta 88 Carbon Sport Yacht Review
Posted on March 2nd 2017 - Diane Byrne
Speed and fuel efficiency aren’t mutually exclusive, as proven by the Swedish Delta 88.

Charter Yacht Amels Elixir
Posted on January 26th 2017 - Diane Byrne
The latest Amels 180 sets a sophisticated scene for her owner and charter guests to enjoy.

Lürssen Coral Ocean: Creating a Big Buzz
Posted on January 9th 2017 - Diane Byrne
A builder buys one of its most famous yachts, refits her for charter, and is letting the world see for the first time how advanced ...

Metalships Rodman Maybe: The Largest Yacht Ever Built in Spain
Posted on January 2nd 2017 - Diane Byrne
A commercial shipyard completes the largest yacht built in Spain—and catches the yachting bug.

Wider Yachts Genesi: 156 Feet of Magnificent Mega Yacht
Posted on November 7th 2016 - Diane Byrne
The first megayacht from Wider Yachts leaves no doubt as to how “Wider” translates to more room for more enjoyment on the water.

Megayacht Hakvoort Just J’s: 1,000 Tons of Magnificence
Posted on September 1st 2016 - Diane Byrne
Hakvoort expanded its facilities to build boats like Just J’s—and take on more challenges along the way.

Royal Huisman Sea Eagle: More than a Mere Yacht
Posted on August 1st 2016 - Diane Byrne
Sea Eagle is more than a yacht, this Royal Huisman is a symbol of sharing experiences well beyond family time on the water.

The World’s Five Oldest Yacht Builders
Posted on July 11th 2016 - Diane Byrne
Like a fine wine, some megayacht builders improve with age. Here’s a look at Hodgdon Yachts, Codecasa, Royal Van Lent, Baglietto, and Burger, the five ...