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Oyster 575 Front Ext

Oyster Yachts

Oyster Marine as they are called, was founded in England, in 1973. Transferring design, project management, … [Read More...]

Yachting News

Cannes Yachting Festival Poster 2014

Festival de la Plaisance de Cannes

The Cannes Yachting Festival is a past master at presenting the finest new models, built by the leading international shipyards, in a unique setting. Its 2014 edition just started today, September 9. I'm really impressed with what I've seen on the site. With the world's most important brokers … [Read More...]

Story

Live Aboard Sailing Boat

Leave the Comfortable City Life, and Live Aboard Your Boat

First of all, it is a big difference between just cruising and living aboard full time. Living aboard presumes that your house id your ship (sailing boat, super yacht, trawler or catamaran). Doesn't matter if you have other properties elsewhere, more the better, because maybe you need some place of … [Read More...]

Tips & Practical Things

The place like your home

The Successful Turkish Broker

This blog is dedicated to yacht owners, actual or future ones, and sea lovers in general. If yacht brokers are part of this, it's a pure coincidence. As a future yacht owner, I think that you can skip working with a broker, especially if you buy a new yacht. I have recently read an article of the … [Read More...]

Encyclopedia

A catamaran with sails

Catamaran – Definition

The catamaran (or "cat") is a multihulled vessel consisting of two parallel hulls of equal size. A catamaran derives its stability from its wide beam, rather than having a ballasted keel like a monohull. Being ballast-free and lighter than a monohull, a catamaran can have a very shallow draft. … [Read More...]