Shorthand Sailing Advice For Beginners & Advanced Sailors

Creative Commons/ Mark Pilbeam

Creative Commons/ Mark Pilbeam

Shorthand sailing can be fun and rewarding. It is a past time sport that has become very popular. The water can be a vast area and requires techniques and tips to have a fun and safe adventure. However, for some shorthand sailing there is an opportunity to catch fish, pilot a boat, or entertain friends. Continue reading

Azamanta – Superfast Yacht That Can Cut Through Icy Waters

Credit: Superyacht Azamanta by Dick Holthuis

Credit: Superyacht Azamanta by Dick Holthuis

Heesen Yachts has successfully delivered the world’s first Fast Displacement steel-hulled yacht over 50 metres – the 180-foot Azamanta. Before the announcement was made, the 55 metre superyacht developed by Van Oossanen in collaboration with Heesen Yachts, underwent intensive sea trials in the North Sea. Continue reading

Cruising on the MS Saint Laurent

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Credit: facebook.com/HaimarkLine

You can’t predict your experience on a cruise line until you set sail. Hundreds of cruise ships are sailing worldwide, with new ones launching every day. With competition so high and promotions so enticing, it is impossible to know what’s going to land on your desk. Continue reading

Lürssen 91m project ‘Orchid’ is Good to Go

Credit: Klaus Jordan

Credit: Klaus Jordan

This is one of the luxury yachts that have been designed in our lifetime. It is so elegant and beautifully designed. Shining in the shimmer of the afternoon sun and producing foams as she femininely floats the blue waters of the seas, she dwells with a beautiful elegance. This is no any ordinary sailboat; it is class and beauty in one. this is one of the luxury yachts of our century and wherever it is that you want to voyage and get away from the society to only be surrounded by waters, it so willingly allows you aboard and the journey that she will take you into the oceans is one that is luxurious and amazing like one you have never seen before. Continue reading

Modern super yacht upon the waters

Credit: Omega Architects

Credit: Omega Architects

Mulder’s 94 Voyager Firefly is a sail boat of its own kind. Ever imagined a beautiful and large luxury yacht floating so comfortably on the deep waters of the oceans? How about one that voyages for a long distance with ease and speed? Well this is the generation that has lived to see the coming up of such yacht. Very elegant and massive, Mulder’s 94 Voyager Firefly has a very large exterior. What this means is that the outside make of the yacht is very big and when one comes out and basks in the mid-ocean sun, they would feel like they actually are settled on their very own compound except that now they are surrounded by mass of water. The inside part of Mulder’s 94 Voyager Firefly superyacht as well is very comfortable and spacious. It allows for normal family living and can accommodate you for as long as you are sailing on the water. It looks like a house as it is divided into rooms where you can have a living room, a kitchen and bedrooms.

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First Virgin Cruises Ship to Sail from Miami in 2020

Creative Commons/Land Rover MENA

Creative Commons/Land Rover MENA

Technology has brought about great innovation all over the world. We have seen many wonders with reference to innovation and are yet to see more. Richard Branson has come with news that he is lately venturing in some ship by the name Virgin Cruises. We don’t really have an idea of how this one looks like. However, in a conference in Port Miami, Branson said that this one is under construction and will begin sailing in the year 2020. He revealed this at a particular press conference in Miami.  Continue reading

The Ganesha Sailing Experience

The superyacht Ganesha is spectacular. She was built by Dutch shipyard Vitters with smooth lines, a slender silhouette and superior performance. She is a racing yacht with elegance and comfort. The Ganesha is 46 metres and is built to achieve performance at new and higher levels. Combining performance and efficiency with luxury comfort, the Ganesha is an ideal home on the seas. The Vitters have elevated the Ganesha in terms of yacht design for sailing and racing as well as superb interiors. What is dazzling and amazing is that the Ganesha can change from a comfortable family living vessel into a high-performance sailing vessel within seven minutes.  Continue reading

The Rise of Admiral X Force Mega-yacht

Credit: THE ITALIAN SEA GROUP

Credit: THE ITALIAN SEA GROUP

The new Admiral X-force 145 mega-yacht has features like no other. It owes a good many number of comforting features that run up to 465 feet in length. This mega-yacht has been furnished and designed with the best chandeliers and marble floor from reputable manufacturing companies. This boat offers amazing features such as swimming pools with bi-level areas, two huge movie theaters and a fully equipped gym for people on board to use. The price estimate for this mega-yacht is expected to be about one million US dollars. If completed by 2018, the Admiral X-force 145 mega yacht will be the most expensive yacht in the market. Continue reading

Luxury Charter Yachts on Display at the Newport Charter Yacht Show

Annual Newport Charter Yacht Show

The 34th Annual Newport Charter Yacht Show, which starts Monday, June 22 and runs through Thursday, June 25 is putting on a spectacular show of 25 world-class charter yachts worth a combined value of over $100 million. This is only of the six such charter industry shows in the world, catering to industry professionals curious in researching the many opportunities available for luxury chartering in New England. With some help from U.S. Virgin Islands – Department of Tourism, this year’s event is being celebrated with the Caribbean Carnival theme. Continue reading