December 2011

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  • 2011 Antigua Charter Yacht Show

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    Antigua Charter Yacht Show, Day 1: Market Report

    The first day of the 50th annual Antigua Charter Yacht Show has just wrapped up. I spent the entire day at Nelson’s Dockyard, one of three marinas that the show encompasses. I saw a wide variety of yachts at the Dockyard, everything from the 246-foot motoryacht Leander to the 62-foot sailing catamaran Barbuda Belle. I […]

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    Off to the Antigua Charter Yacht Show

    As you read this, I’m en route from metro New York City to the Caribbean island of Antigua for the start of the 50th annual Antigua Charter Yacht Meeting. This is an industry-only boat show that welcomes reputable charter brokers and media from all over the world. It is the largest charter yacht show held […]

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  • Antigua charter yacht show

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    December 2011

    CharterWave eNews   Antigua Charter Yacht Show Prepares for 50th Annual Celebration From December 4-9, charter brokers and media from around the world will descend on the Caribbean for the 50th Annual Antigua Charter Yacht Show. CharterWave editor Kim Kavin will be on the docks every day of the show, reporting news as it breaks […]

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    Yacht Charter, Visit Ikat Textile weaving villages

    Peppered around the Flores Archipelago in Indonesia are a number of villages where Ikat Textile weaving is part of everyday village life, and most easily seen by crewed yacht charter.  These are villages at the base of volcanoes on various islands where every day life is as it has been for centuries.  Without regular ferry […]

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    Still Available for Christmas Yacht Charter: Ke Ama II

    All good things must come to an end, Just as Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday each had their time to shine, so now ends our very own Water Week here on CharterWave–with one last yacht that is still available for a Christmas charter booking. Nicholson Yachts tells me that the 80-foot Radford […]

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  • charter yacht In The Wind

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    Still Available for Christmas Yacht Charter: In the Wind

    It’s Day Four of Water Week here on CharterWave (see Monday’s blog post for details), and today’s featured yacht with Christmas charter availability is the 62-foot Sunreef Yachts sailing catamaran In the Wind. In the Wind is a brand-new build for 2011 that accommodates eight guests with three crew. She will be available for Christmas […]

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  • charter yacht Calaf

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    Calaf

    The 123-foot Heesen motoryacht Calaf got a refit in 2007 to make her far more contemporary than her 1992 build year implies.

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