Category: Destinations (page 2 of 2)

Luxury Super Yachts heading to the Caribbean!

End of October is the time of the year when the Mediterranean Super Yacht Charter season has finally ended.

Super Jacuzzi on board of the fabulous Andreas L (60m) Super Yacht
Super Jacuzzi on board of the fabulous Andreas L (60m) Super Yacht

The super yacht crews are usually taking first holidays after months of long hours of hard work or they are heading back on shore after experiencing their first charter season.  Some yachts are also heading towards shipyards for their latest refit or are simply being retired for the winter. 
In some cases, the yachts continue to cruise further East, usually towards Turkey or Cyprus and certain parts of Greece.  
For Andreas L, our favourite 60m luxury super yacht is offering a special deal in Gocek, Turkey whereby you can get this fabulous charter yacht with more than 20% discount at this time of the year. Other boats will head as far as the Red Sea and Egypt, as well as Seychelles and the Middle East. Some yachts will inevitably end up in Maldives or for the prestigious Abu Dhabi Formula 1 Grand Prix.  Very few will head further East, either on a round the world cruise or towards their home ports in Australia or New Zealand.  Some may end up in the Southern Pacific or French Polynesia and offer charters in the Tahiti, Fiji or as far afield as the remote Marquises Archipelago.

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The MONACO YACHT SHOW is on …

Aaah, the time of MYS or Monaco Yacht Show has come. And what a show it will be, I know …|

I recently spoke with an old fisherman from the Croatian coastal town of Rijeka. He complained how local government promised a new marina at the Delta, a run down part of this industrial town in the North of the country, set in the fabulous Kvarner bay, a number of years ago. It was supposed to attract new businesses, new investments, new mooring for his old barka, a traditional wooden boat used for fishing, so that he and others do not have to duck their heads when heading out into the kvarner and into the open sea.

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