October 2015

Monthly Archives

  • Heesen charter yacht Aurelia

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    Fraser Honors Top Charter Yacht Captains

    Fraser Yachts Worldwide recently honored the captains and crew of top charter yachts in the company’s fleet. There were three categories, one for overall winner and two for charter yachts above and below 164 feet in length. In the overall category, the Charter Captain of the Year Award went to Rob Shelnut on Lady Sara, […]

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    Le Voiles de St Tropez: A Riveting Regatta

    September is many sailors favourite month as it is such a prominent time in terms of yacht shows and regattas, this is when it all happens! The Voile de St Tropez is a regatta, combining both classic, modern and Wally’s to compete around the beautiful French Riviera, aiming to claim victory! Continue reading →  

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    Summertime Smiles in Sardinia

    Here at Boatbookings, we adore Northern Sardinia. The coastline is beautiful and there is nothing more inspiring that being around the effusive Italians! The Maddalena Archipelago national park is top on the list of places to visit in this area, made up of 7 small islands and a number of other islets, only three of which are inhabited. […]

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  • charter yacht Dreaming On

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    Yacht Charter with the Whale Sharks in Belize

    Regency Yacht Vacations just sent me a report from the 47-foot Robertson & Caine sailing catamaran Dreaming On, which has long been popular in the Virgin Islands and is trying something new this winter by moving the yacht to Belize, in Central America. The owner-operators have been scouting itineraries that charter clients might enjoy, and […]

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    October 2015 CharterWave eNews

    Charter Yachts that Still Have Christmas and New Year’s Availability With the summer season’s last few charters being completed now, all eyes are turning to the prime winter charter grounds of the Caribbean. The holiday weeks during Christmas and New Year’s are filling up fast, with a handful of yachts still reporting availability. Northrop and […]

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  • Lagoon charter yacht Foxy Lady

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    Interview: Charter Yacht Chef Tara Hartz

      Date interviewed: September 2015   How did you make your way into the world of yacht charter? Through scuba diving and a love of travel. I grew up on a farm northwest of Victoria, Australia, surrounded by bush land and fresh, locally grown produce. In my teenage years, I was training, instructing and competing […]

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    Mixing the famous Painkiller from the BVI

    If you have ever been to the beautiful British Virgin Islands you know one of the favorite past times of visitors is to sample the famous Painkiller cocktails at all the fun beach bars in search of the best one.   One of the best ways to get there is on your own private yacht charter for […]

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  • Heesen charter yacht Brio

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    Now for Charter with Northrop and Johnson: Motoryacht Brio

    Northrop and Johnson has just welcomed the 122-foot Heesen motoryacht Brio to the charter fleet. She will be based year-round in the Caribbean at a lowest weekly base rate of $79,000. Brio is a 1988 build that has had several owners in the past; her previous names have included Tropic C, Mylin II, Morgan Star […]

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