May 2015

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    Yacht Charter in the Marquesas Islands

    Here’s an interesting destination from Yachting Partners International: The 84-foot JFA sailing catamaran Rose of Jericho has charter availability in the Marquesas Islands from June through mid-July. The Marquesas are an island group in French Polynesia, about 880 miles away from the better-known French Polynesia island group of Tahiti and the Society Islands. While a […]

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    Yacht to Club 55 St Tropez France

    Image from Club 55 What is a summer holiday without a trip to the world famous Club 55 St Tropez France. Ever since the discovery of Pampelonne beach by Brigitte Bardot in the 1950s, holiday makers and celebrities alike have flocked to Club 55, making it the institution that it is today! Image from Club 55 Continue […]

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    Save 10 Percent on Bahamas Yacht Charter

    Churchill Yacht Partners tells me the 130-foot Westport motoryacht Arioso is preparing to leave Florida for the Bahamas, where she will be available for charters throughout the summer season. The owner is reducing Arioso‘s weekly base rate from $98,000 to $89,000 to entice bookings for a few final weeks of availability during June, July and […]

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    New Option for Croatia Yacht Charter

    Ocean Independence has just welcomed the 109-foot Jongert sailing yacht Lady Sunshine to the charter fleet. She is noteworthy because she flies the Croatian flag, which means she can offer charter itineraries wholly within Croatia’s borders without having to add a stop in nearby Montenegro or any other nation (to be in line with local […]

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    Chef Elizabeth Lee Wins Turkey Culinary Contest

    Chef Elizabeth Lee of the 82-foot gulet Turkish Delight has swept all categories at the 2015 charter yacht show in Marmaris, Turkey. Elizabeth won first prize in the categories of best Turkish starter, best Italian main dish, best French dessert and best overall chef. Her starter was borek sigara boregi, which is organic turkish cheeses […]

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    Bahamas Bareboat Charter

    Offering year round sunshine and steeped in history, the Bahamas is one of our favourite charter spots.  Follow in the steps of Christopher Columbus who first made landfall in the New World here, pirates who used the islands as a haven in the 1600s and where British loyalists made their homes following the American Revolution.  With 29 […]

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    Save $50,000 on Bahamas Yacht Charter

    Here’s a good way to end the week: Ocean Independence sends word that the 164-foot Westport motoryacht Harmony is dropping her weekly base rate from $250,000 to $199,000 for Bahamas charters through the end of May. The yacht is currently based in Nassau, so itineraries that start there will incur no delivery fees. Nassau is […]

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