Mediterranean

BWA opens new office in Istanbul

BWA Yachting, a global yacht agency and yachting services provider, has opened a new office at West Istanbul Marina in Istanbul, Turkey.  The marina, which is a port of entry,…

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Take It In: Greens and beans – good luck, maybe; good health, definitely

Take It In: by Carol Bareuther Dried beans and greens are two foods with an age-old reputation for bringing good luck and prosperity in the new year. This status comes…

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Medieval sites, modern marinas lure yachts to Split

Story and photos by Alison Gardner After four visits to the Croatian Adriatic coast in 10 years, I am convinced that it is a yachting paradise – and the city…

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Acrew Superyacht Winter Games scheduled

Porto Montenegro has announced the Acrew Superyacht Winter Games 2020, a two-part sporting and entertainment event for yacht captains and crew throughout the Mediterranean. Hosted by Acrew, the event will…

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CMC Marine has new international team

Buddy Morgan has been named sales director of CMC Marine USA, while Sam Crockford takes on the role of managing director of CMC Marine UK. Alessandro Cappiello, CEO of CMC…

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Third ‘Below Deck’ series premieres in February

Bravo TV’s latest Below deck franchise — “Below Deck Sailing Yacht” — premieres Feb. 3 at 9 p.m. Eastern time. The show was filmed aboard S/Y Parsifal III, a 177-foot…

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Yacht Andiamo burns at Island Gardens marina in Miami

UPDATE: Dec. 19, 3:50 p.m. By Dorie Cox Firefighters continue to monitor M/Y Andiamo today after a fire burned the 120-foot Benetti at Island Gardens Deep Harbour marina in Miami…

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KVH launches unlimited VSAT streaming service

Rhode Island-based KVH Industries has announced the November launch of KVH Elite, billed as a premium, unlimited VSAT streaming service delivering HD-quality, dedicated bandwidth to yachts in selected geographic regions. …

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Sea Science: Wind patterns blow with local flair, but their science is universal

Sea Science: by Jordanna Sheermohamed While there are the large-scale global winds that circumnavigate the Earth, there are seasonal and geographically influenced wind patterns that happen on smaller scales too.…

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FLIBS19: Classic game gets yachtie spin

Story and photos by Dorie Cox Chief Stew Paulina Costa is careful with her money, but fairly risk-tolerant. She likes to buy houses and hotels for each of her properties…

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