Diane Byrne Archive

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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 ...

Rossinavi Taransay: A Modern Classic
Posted on April 7th 2016 - Diane Byrne
Stepping aboard Taransay is like taking a step back into the early 20th century, in more ways than one.

Mondomarine Serenity
Posted on February 29th 2016 - Diane Byrne
The first SF series yacht from Mondomarine exudes the essence of experiential travel, and togetherness.

CRN Atlante: A Megayacht with Machismo
Posted on January 7th 2016 - Diane Byrne
Militaristic, macho, and modern—all are apt descriptions of the CRN megayacht Atlante.

Tankoa Yachts Suerte: Boutique Superyacht
Posted on December 21st 2015 - Diane Byrne
Newly established Tankoa Yachts strives to do things differently—as do its clients.

Royal Huisman Ketch, Elfje: Prepare to be Dazzled
Posted on October 11th 2015 - Diane Byrne
Elfje is considered a “Next Generation” ketch as much for her performance as for her emphasis on sustainability.

Lürssen Ester III: Look and Dream
Posted on September 12th 2015 - Diane Byrne
Initial looks can be deceiving, as proven by Ester III, a new yacht Lürssen whose strong, masculine lines belie a genteel decor.

CRN Saramour: Superyacht, or Art Gallery?
Posted on August 10th 2015 - Diane Byrne
Designed around individual pieces of art, Saramour shows how simplicity can shine.