Nicholson Yachts is promoting a number of yachts for charter May 5-17 in Newport, Rhode Island, where the Volvo Ocean Race will be making a stop before the competitors begin the transatlantic leg of the worldwide race.
Also from Nicholson Yachts: The 80-foot Doug Peterson sailing yacht Taboo is giving 10 percent off last-minute Caribbean bookings this spring.
Neo Yachting says the 101-foot CRN motoryacht Conquistador is giving half-price delivery fees for charters on Italy’s Amalfi Coast in June.
Ocean Independence sends word that the 121-foot Yachting Developments sailing yacht Bliss has just completed a five-year survey at a shipyard in New Zealand. She will now move to Singapore, where she will be based for the summer season, and the owner is looking for a charter client interested in making the crossing.
Also from Ocean Independence: The 150-foot Sanlorenzo motoryacht Scorpion has joined the charter fleet in the Mediterranean, and is now taking bookings for 12 guests at a lowest weekly base rate of €245,000.
Northrop and Johnson sends word that the 197-foot Abeking and Rasmussen motoryacht Dream is offering a free bonus day of charter during cruising dates from June 23 through July 3 in the West Mediterranean.
Also from Northrop and Johnson: The 116-foot Crescent motoryacht Unbridled has just finished a $6 million refit and is making her way to New England for spring and summer charters.
Edmiston and Company tells us the owner of the 85-foot H2X powercatamaran Bradley is hoping to secure another charter or two in the East Mediterranean during the month of May.
Yachting Partners International says the 109-foot Bilgin motorycht Madness plans to base in Palma de Mallorca this summer. She already has a Spanish charter license with availability during spring and into the summer.
Athens Yachts sends the 130-foot Admiral motoryacht Aqua is giving a 10-percent discount on Greece yacht charter during the first two week of June, and a 15-percent discount from May 10-22.