Diane M. Byrne

BoaterMouth
Azimut 80: A Breath of Fresh Air
Posted on June 12th 2014 - Diane Byrne
Huge expanses of glass and open spaces give the Azimut 80 an open feeling, perfect for folks who love the sun and a nice breeze.

Sunseeker 28 Metre Yacht
Posted on May 20th 2014 - Diane Byrne
Sunseeker continues to make its mark in the big-yacht, big-speed marketplace.

Trinity Yachts: Finish Line
Posted on May 3rd 2014 - Diane Byrne
Finish Line represents a race of sorts. A race for respect in American yacht construction.

Hargrave Custom Yachts Shows off “Sassy”
Posted on April 6th 2014 - Diane Byrne
A full-of-fun family returned to the well-known builder Hargrave Custom Yachts for their third yacht—so far.

ISA Yachts Aziza: A Minimalist Megayacht
Posted on March 18th 2014 - Diane Byrne
Minimalism and luxury may not seem to go together, but Aziza from ISA Yachts proves the concepts can co-exist.

Benetti Ocean Paradise: Individual Expression
Posted on January 28th 2014 - Diane Byrne
How do repeat clients of Benetti outdo themselves? With a Zen-inspired yacht that is also pure fun.

Cantiere delle Marche’s Stella di Mare: Passagemaker Magnificence
Posted on January 11th 2014 - Diane Byrne
The newest Darwin Class series yacht underscores her builder’s focus on passage-making and luxury.

Riva 63 Virtus
Posted on December 1st 2013 - Diane Byrne
The biggest open Riva to date, the 63 Virtus borrows much from an earlier model, while also setting new standards herself.

Mangusta 94: Italian Stallion
Posted on November 19th 2013 - Diane Byrne
A flying bridge on a maxi open? Yes, and it does not dilute the strong brand identity of this Italian company.

Safira: Eco-Friendly Megayacht from Newcastle Shipyards
Posted on November 10th 2013 - Diane Byrne
Adventurous, environmentally minded cruisers can borrow a page from Safira, an expedition yacht with decidedly eco-oriented detailing.