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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 - Marina for the Yacht Festival de la Plaisance

The Remaining Boat Shows for 2014

The Boat Festival season, or the Boat Show season starts in September, with "Festival de la Plaisance de Cannes", which is considered unofficial because the organizers are not members of IFBSO (International Federation of Boat Shows Organizers), another "regulating" organism. Cannes is famous for … [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

yacht - superyacht

The Power of Research

Wikipedia has inspired me with a new post when in making a list search, comparing it with yachtworld. Not that I hundred percent trust Wikipedia, but at least, it seems that some things are more thoroughly done than others, and in this case they were more reliable. I was looking again for a list of … [Read More...]

Encyclopedia

Magnificent Barge

Barge – Definition

A barge is a flat-bottomed boat, built mainly for river and canal transport of heavy goods. Some barges are not self-propelled and need to be towed or pushed by towboats. Canal barges, towed by draft animals on an adjacent towpath, contended with the railway in the early industrial revolution, but … [Read More...]