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Sail the Riviera of the South Pacific in French Polynesia

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Escape to the idyllic white sand beaches and turquoise waters of French Polynesia. With many spots to drop anchor among the 118 motus that call this region home, which are clustered into five groups, you’ll most likely start your Polynesian adventure on one of the main islands of Tahiti or Moorea. A combination of high […]

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Cruise the US and Caribbean with luxury yacht Sea Star

Beautifully refit, Sea Star is a 33m Hargrave Custom Yachts build ready to take you away on your next yacht charter from New England, to Florida and the Caribbean. Whether you’re new to the private luxury yacht vacation, or a seasoned veteran, Sea Star is more than equipped to provide your best vacation experience. It’s […]

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Let us transport you to the Amalfi Coast this summer…

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With a summer filled with travel ahead, there is no time like the present to make your summer plans become a reality! We love a summer spent on the Mediterranean and Italy certainly ticks all the boxes for enjoying a European summer. Spend time exploring Europe’s most magnificent coastline when you book a yacht charter […]

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Click for this summer’s hottest destinations

Happy Friday! With summer on the horizon and travel more accessible than ever after two long years, it’s time to start planning that much needed summer vacation! We’ve rounded up some of this summer’s hottest destinations you need to add to your bucket list this summer! Costa Rica There’s no doubt that this region has […]

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The US Virgin Islands are calling your name

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Long a superyacht charter haven, the US Virgin Islands are blessed with a year-round pleasant climate and clear blue waters, with well-equipped marinas which make for easy cruising. The US Virgin Islands are a sophisticated alternative to their British neighbours. There’s a little bit of everything dotted within the USVI’s. Ancient ruins vie with cosmopolitan […]

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Tick Australia off your bucket list with this itinerary!

Is 2022 the year you finally book that trip to Australia? Discover the world-famous diving off the Great Barrier Reef, anchor next to remote islands and take in everything Australia has to offer when you travel on your own luxury yacht from one famous port to the next. AUSTRALIA YACHT VACATION DAY 1 Arrive in […]

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Looking for travel inspiration for 2022? Check out our ebook!

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Welcome to a new year, filled with new hopes, dreams, goals, and of course…vacations! Looking for a little travel inspiration and guidance on where to go this year? We can help with that! Download your free copy of our Destinations Book where we share some of the best locations to enjoy a luxury yacht vacation […]

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Visit the land where worlds collide in Turkey

There are many reasons to choose Turkey as your next destination for a private yacht cruise, but probably nothing beats the irresistible charm of a place where two worlds collide. Turkey has been an interface between Europe and Asia through the ages, witnessing waves of continuous movement on the east-west axis. Even today, Turkey presents […]

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Wondering if you’ll get bored on a yacht vacation? Think again!

Wondering if you’ll get bored on a yacht vacation? Think again! It’s wildly more exciting than a luxury hotel.  When you check into a hotel or villa for a week, the view from your window will never change. You’ll spend time in traffic to visit different beaches and sites of interest, and have to move […]

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Destination Spotlight: Hawaii is calling your name

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You don’t have to go much further than the US borders to discover lush forests, pristine beaches, and the dreamiest winter escape to Hawaii. You’re standing on the deck of a superyacht looking at a landscape that’s straight out of a Jurassic Park movie. Beneath you, the ocean is a thousand shades of blue. Ahead […]

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Worried about crowded cruises? Consider a private yacht instead!

For most people, chartering a private yacht seems an unattainable dream- something that only the super-rich could ever afford. Most of us who dream of adventure and luxury at sea, therefore, settle for taking a cruise on one of the fancier liners. When we come into port we might look a little wistfully at the […]

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Set your sights on the British Virgin Islands this winter…

An excellent place to escape winter temperatures, the British Virgin Islands has a little bit of something for everyone! Explore tranquil clear waters and over 60 stunning islands when you book a vacation to this classic Caribbean destination. DAY 1 Start your vacation in Tortola before heading to meet your captain and crew at lunchtime. […]

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The 5 Best First Time Charter Destinations For You!

So you’ve decided on a yacht charter for your next vacation: the promise of a private holiday, safety for your entire family and friends and completely unmatched service. Now the question remains, where should you go? Are certain locales better than others to experience your first luxury yacht vacation? Check out our tips and list […]

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Set sail on Silolona in Indonesia

Indonesia has certainly gained well-deserved recognition in recent years, and yet it remains a relatively uncrowded destination. Even better, there are amazing cruising destinations year-round for those looking for a truly unique yacht charter. This week we shine a spotlight on the stunning luxury yacht Silolona available for charter across the archipelago. Built in 2004 […]

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Celebrate special moments in privacy and luxury on a yacht

With a renewed focus on intimate and private travel for the foreseeable future, nothing is more intimate and tailored to your needs than a yacht vacation. Whether you’re looking to celebrate As a wedding, honeymoon, anniversary or birthday, a luxury yacht simply cannot be surpassed. A special events yacht charter offers you not only a […]

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Yacht Spotlight: Serque in the Bahamas

Looking for a quick winter getaway that promises privacy, sunny skies, bright blue waters and a yacht that takes you and your guests there in comfort and style? Check out the beautiful yacht Serque, available in the Bahamas for your winter escape. For the most up to date information, please check the Bahamas Tourism website. Luxury yacht […]

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Winter escapes you can book RIGHT NOW

Winter has fully arrived and shows little signs of leaving anytime soon for those of us in the northern regions. A new year has started and while travel remains affected, we are seeing promising signs with the new vaccines, and more borders opening up. The following locations are open to tourists and we cannot wait […]

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Mayan Riviera Yacht Charters

Magic. There’s almost no other word to describe the atmosphere in the Mayan Riviera. A place where ancient pyramids rise from the jungle and turquoise waters lap at palm-fringed beaches. Stretching from Puerto Morelos (about 10 miles south of Cancun) to the village of Tulum and beyond, this slice of Mexico’s Caribbean shoreline is a […]

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Why a private yacht charter makes the perfect socially distanced escape

Has your idea of luxury travel changed?  Where once, tickets to a sold-out production on Broadway or a meal at the chef’s table in a Michelin star restaurant might be the height of luxury; today, more secluded and remote activities are in style. If you’re looking for the ultimate socially distanced vacation, there is no […]

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Winter vacation ideas – what’s open to tourists during COVID-19?

After months of working from home and only going on local staycations, it would appear more and more countries are re-opening their borders ahead of the winter months. I don’t think we’re the only ones ready to stick our toes in the sand and unplug for a week! We’ve compiled a few options for your […]

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The ultimate Bahamas cruising guide

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With the colder temperatures coming to those of us in the northern hemisphere, we continue to dream of far-flung, warmer climes to escape to during the winter months. Never has that desire been stronger than during this pandemic. Following last week’s spotlight on Julia Dorothy, we wanted to share our idea of the perfect cruising […]

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Yacht Spotlight: Julia Dorothy in the Bahamas

The Bahamas recently announced that they will be once again opening their borders to tourists in October. We thought we’d shine a spotlight on one of our favourite yachts, Julia Dorothy, for cruising the many islands and crystal clear waters of this region. For the most up to date information, please check the Bahamas Tourism website. Julia Dorothy […]

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Chatting with Globe-Trotting Civil Servant, Sandrita!

While we continue to spend a lot of time indoors or locally this summer, it’s been refreshing to see how people across social media are passing the time, especially with such strict guidelines and barriers to travel right now. So meet Sandrita, a civil servant with a serious case of wanderlust whom we met on Instagram. […]

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New England bookings still available! Check out this itinerary…

While borders open to US tourists remain ever-changing, it’s never been a better time to explore the many ocean playgrounds on our doorsteps. There’s still time to book a getaway to New England this summer and into the fall when the colours really start to pop! Read on for a little taste of an itinerary […]

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Riselle of The Traveling Island Girl joins the podcast!

These months of isolation and sheltering at home means we have never been in need of more virtual vacations! We were thrilled when Riselle (or The Traveling Island Girl as she is known to her thousands of Instagram followers), said she’d love to be on the podcast with us and chat all things travel and […]

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Beyond Bali: The Ultimate Insider’s Guide To Yachting In Indonesia

Bali, Indonesia has risen to the top of many people’s travel bucket lists, and for good reason! Breathtaking landscapes, sandy beaches, and ancient temples are just some of the highlights that draw tourists from every corner of the globe. But what many people miss is that Indonesia, a land of some 18,000 islands, is filled […]

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Ditch the crowds and take a private, custom cruise

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Ditch the crowds and take a private, custom cruise There’s something about the fresh sea air, the fine spray of saltwater on your face, and the unobstructed view of the horizon that calls out on an almost primitive level. It seeps into your spirit and helps set your worries free. It’s no wonder cruises are among […]

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Superyacht chefs dish on their favourite culinary destinations

One of the best parts of any superyacht vacation is the food. Imagine having a personal chef who each morning buys fresh provisions in order to prepare gourmet meals catered to your personal tastes! Superyacht chefs are a special bunch. It takes an adventurous soul to leave the land behind and create Michelin-quality meals in […]

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Travel Like A Yachtie: 5 Awesome Destination Recommendations From Yacht Crew

Superyacht charters are crewed by teams of highly trained yet fun-loving ‘yachties’ who do the hard work of making VIP dream vacations a reality. It takes skill, commitment, and an adventurous spirit to provide 5-star service 24-hours a day while living year-round in shared cabins in the bow of a ship. That’s why yachties are […]

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How Rascal Voyages Is Turning Conservation Into A Luxury Travel Experience

Please enjoy this excerpt from an interview with Steve Ebsworth, founder of Rascal Republic which helps to promote its ocean conservation initiatives through a number of ventures, including during their charters onboard luxury yacht Rascal. Thank you to our team member, Alexa Steele for the interview! There are two ways you can go about capitalizing […]

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Get a taste of luxury yacht charters with short-term stays

You may have noticed on some of our recent social media posts that we’re also offering day charters now! This is an excellent way to test the waters (see what I did there?). Book a special event, weekend getaway or even for a corporate retreat! 106 foot Cedar Island available for day charters Head to […]

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Nikko Karki and Indo Yachts Podcast

So happy you’re here to join me for this podcast episode with Nikko Karki of Indo Yachts. Karki is a fount of knowledge in the Indonesia region – destinations, yachts, hidden gems, he’s got it all! Nikko onboard Dunia Baru Listen in to learn more about: What brought the Finnish American to Indonesia – and […]

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Yacht Charter: Italy

Suggested Itinerary For Your Luxury Italian Yacht Charter Spend time exploring Europe’s most magnificent coastline when you book a yacht charter along the Amalfi Coast in Italy. Visit ancient historical sites, play in crystal clear Mediterranean waters and soak up that hot Italian sun living la dolce vita. YACHT CHARTER DAY 1 Spend the morning […]

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Top Destinations for 2018 from Our Captains!

This week I’m rounding up the top destinations you need to check out for 2018 as recommended by our very experienced Captains. Time to book that vacation you’ve been dreaming of! The Bahamas Recommended by Captain Michael Lewis, Il Capo There is a reason this area is so frequented by yachts of all sizes. The […]

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Travel Talk with the Cruise Director on Dunia Baru

Today on the blog, we are daydreaming about our next vacation goals! Have a virtual escape with us right now to Dunia Baru where we get to chat to the Cruise Director, Sebastien about his experiences onboard in Indonesia! What is your current role and how long have you been working in the superyacht industry? […]

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New Podcast! Wildlife on a Superyacht Vacation

Welcome to another month, which means it’s time for our latest podcast! This episode we explore the incredible wildlife experiences, sometimes only available onboard. What is the one thing that unites most of us when booking a vacation? Whether you are taking a vacation by boat or on land? Well for us, you guessed it! […]

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New Podcast! Top Five Destinations for Your First Yacht Vacations

We’re so excited to share our latest podcast on our top five destinations with all of our followers! Are you thinking about your vacation for this upcoming year? Or maybe you’ve just returned home from holiday (which makes the present the perfect time to start planning the next one)! And while we certainly don’t think […]

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The New World with Phinisi Yacht Dunia Baru

We’ve been daydreaming a lot about Indonesia lately (or anywhere with sunshine let’s be honest!) and following our announcement of another private phinisi yacht partner based there, we wanted to spend some time over the next few weeks exploring this beautiful region with you. Operating the very successful charter yacht, Dunia Baru within the region […]

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Cameron Bray of Northrop & Johnson Yachts Talks Day Charters in Australia

I’m writing to you from a very cold and snow covered Canada. We just can’t seem to get enough of the white stuff these days! As a result, I called on my good friend Cameron Bray of Northrop & Johnson Australia, and founder of Bray Yacht Management to help me take a mental escape to […]

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West Nautical’s Geoff Moore Offers His Tips for Med Cruising

We were excited to sit down with our good friend and Managing Director of West Nautical, Geoff Moore this week to pick his brain about the latest charter news from the Med. So grab a cup of tea or coffee and enjoy sitting down with us! What are the top regions for cruising in Europe […]

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Top Wildlife Spotting Destinations on a Superyacht – Part 1

It’s time to get up close and personal with wildlife on your luxury yacht charter! Contributed by: Jo Morgan When planning where to go on a yacht charter, there are three main attributes that people tend to focus on: sugar-white beaches, world-class restaurants and staggering scenery. So far, so good. After all, these are excellent […]

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Best Cities to Visit By Yacht

When city breaks and yacht vacations collide… Contributed by: Jo Morgan When you hear the words ‘superyacht charter’, you probably immediately think of tropical beaches, sparkling seas, and sunshine, right? You probably don’t think of baseball and world-class museums, and you’re certainly not alone on this—few people do. Yet why not? By associating yachts only […]

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