French catamaran builder Lagoon designs for charters

Yacht design continues to evolve, especially as the way we use a boat changes. In today’s world, charter clients and owners are looking for comfort, elegance, and practicality in one pretty package. French catamaran builder Lagoon has a design team focuses on how people live while on board, utilizing clean simple lines, light woodwork with lots of ports to keep cabins bright and airy, and all the tech you could ask for. … Read more

Privilege 62 Sailing Catamarans

A popular builder of luxury catamarans is the Privilege Shipyard begun in France in 1989. During this time they built a number of large sailing catamarans starting with the 615 model with its owner layout with three queen cabins as well as the later 62 version with 4 equal guest cabins plus crew quarters. The design put an emphasis on an easily driven hull and more performance sailing in lighter winds than … Read more

Love this Benetti Power Boat

Just back from the Antigua Charter Yacht Show and many yachts stood out, not only for the yacht itself but for the crew. ILLUSION V, a 2014 Benetti power boat was one of them. At 190ft this yacht impressed us with its beautiful American Walnut interior with white accents and plush furnishings designed by Green and Mingarelli. The use of luxury leather, silk and wood textures with three dimensional motifs creates an … Read more

Horizon 60ft power catamaran

  La Manguita 60ft Horizon 2013 Power Catamaran has arrived in Nassau, Bahamas and will be ready for charters to start after June 20th. She is a powerful and beautifully appointed Horizon 60ft power catamaran that shows like new. La Manguita features a full width master king suite forward, a VIP queen suite, and a twin cabin that also converts to a king. The yacht is spacious with plenty of seating and lounge areas from … Read more

Discover the San Blas Islands

Looking for a unique holiday or perhaps an out of the way destination? Why not be the first of your friends to discover the San Blas Islands or Bocas del Toro – located off the coast of Panama in the Caribbean sea. The San Blas is an archipelago of about 365 islands off the southeast coast of Panama. This is an autonomous region administered by the indigenous Kuna Indians. They have kept … Read more

Luxury Charter in the Mediterranean

With summer around the corner the Med season will be heating up. Yachts will be gathering in Monaco, Cannes, the Amalfi Coast and many other locales an the beautiful Mediterranean Sea. Your luxury charter in the Mediterranean can be as interactive as you like on the boat or perhaps you would like to spend more time ashore visiting the many cafes, boutiques and historical sites that Europe has to offer. Charters in … Read more

Selling Your Boat – Tips to make your boat sell

Selling Your Boat If you are a boat owner, there comes a time, sooner or later, when you will make the inevitable decision to sell your boat. If you are selling your boat because you just want a change from your present vessel, or if you want to get out of a difficult relationship with one, the process of selling it is the same. You have probably already experienced the joy of wading … Read more

Caribbean Full Moon Parties

As the moon came up last night, I was reminded that Full Moon is this Friday (22 April 2016). Full Moons are always something special, but nothing compares to experiencing a full moon reflecting on the crystal clear waters of the Caribbean while barefoot on a beautiful white sand beach, drink in hand, with a steel pan band playing in the background. Those of us who live in the Caribbean are never … Read more

yacht at sea

Buying a Boat is Buying the Dream of Freedom

Buying a boat is Buying the Dream Before buying a boat, read this from Joseph Conrad, “There is nothing more enticing, disenchanting, and enslaving than the life at sea.” Boat Experience It’s very likely you already have some experience with a life at sea, and probably a long time before considering buying a boat. Perhaps it was only spending a few minutes on a ferry or several pleasurable hours on a sailboat, but the … Read more

Dive Charter In The BVI

Scuba diving is among one of the more popular recreational sports when visiting the Caribbean. A dive charter in the BVI is a great way to satisfy all your needs. Whether you are an avid dive junkie or the occasional diver, there are sites that can accommodate all levels of ability and interest. Many dive sites are also accessible to snorkelers who prefer to stay on top of the water. For example … Read more