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High winds, rain wreak havoc in Italy

Strong winds and heavy rain ran over Italy this week, killing 11 people in landslides, rising floodwaters, tornadoes, fallen trees, and rough surf. Winds of up …

India lifts visit limit to Andaman Islands

In a move to boost tourism in the Andaman Islands, the government of India has removed a 30-day restriction on foreigners visiting 29 of the islands, making it …

New Customs House in St. Kitts nearly done

The Customs House in the Marina Village in Christophe Harbour in St. Kitts is scheduled to be complete in September. When it opens, it will include customs and …

Indonesia looks at scrapping luxury goods tax on yachts

Indonesia Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati said her ministry is studying a proposal to eliminate the luxury goods tax, or PPnBM, imposed on foreign …

New Caledonia, a gem in the South Pacific

By Jenifer Rosser Crossing the South Pacific offers a multitude of dazzling countries, islands, lagoons and reefs to enchant even –the most discerning yacht …

‘Excellent’ waterways make for ‘great’ voyage into America’s Upper South

By Lucy Chabot Reed The four-member crew of M/Y Sensation, a 112 Westport, took the vessel from Fort Lauderdale to Nashville, Tennessee, in early June to …

Island-city development in Maldives includes yacht marina

Developments from the Maldives of the new Hulhumalé Yacht Marina continues, according to Asia Pacific Superyachts Maldives Director Mohamed Hameed. Hameed …

Couple build, cruise Benetti for owner’s round-the-world adventure

By Lucy Chabot Reed For 30 months, Capt. Ed Collins and Eng. Mary Krieg became part of the owner’s family on M/Y Nomadess. The owners lived aboard their new …

Intracoastal Waterway to be dredged

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has awarded an $8.55 million contract to Cavache Inc. of Pompano Beach, Florida, to dredge portions of the Intracoastal …

Willy T told to relocate from BVI bay

The owner of the iconic Willy T, a floating restaurant and bar in the British Virgin Islands that was destroyed by Hurricane Irma in 2017 and replaced with a …

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Follow me: Trust, experience and preparation make for great yacht tow

Follow me: Trust, experience and preparation make for great yacht tow

By Capt. Dorie Cox Capt. Jamie Farnborough stood on the shipyard’s dock and peered around the empty slip. He wondered how best to dock …

Latest news in the brokerage fleet: La Dolce Vita, Paprika sell; Only One listed

Latest news in the brokerage fleet: La Dolce Vita, Paprika sell; Only One listed

Yachts sold M/Y La Dolce Vita, a 108-foot (33m) Sunseeker launched in 2008, sold by IYC in an in-house deal, with broker AJ MacDonald …

Derecktor wins bid to develop Fort Pierce large yacht facility

Derecktor wins bid to develop Fort Pierce large yacht facility

Update Nov. 14, 10 p.m. Derecktor Holdings Inc. was chosen tonight to build and manage a Fort Pierce large yacht facility by a unanimous …

Triton networks with Longbow Marine

Triton networks with Longbow Marine

About 200 captains, crew and industry professionals network with The Triton at Longbow Marine on Nov. 14 in Fort Lauderdale. Photos by …

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