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Grand Soleil 47 exterior

Grand Soleil

Grand Soleil is a sailing yachts' brand built in Cantiere del Pardo, Bologna, Italy, since 1974, when they … [Read More...]

Fountaine Pajot Salina 48 Evolution

Fountaine Pajot

The company was founded in 1976 by Jean François Fountaine and three partners, near La Rochelle, in France, of … [Read More...]

Dufour Grand Large 450 exterior

Dufour Yachts

After a long pause, we continue here with Dufour Yachts, a company founded in 1964 by Michel Dufour, an … [Read More...]

Yachting News

Marina Real Juan Carlos I

Valencia Boat Show

Valencia Boat Show launches its second edition between April 24-28, 2014. It will take place in Marina Real Juan Carlos I, Oficina Marina Norte 46024 Valencia (España). You can contact them at the email address on the show's web site. Exhibitors (in alphabetical order): Acastimar, … [Read More...]

Story

The Spray, Joshua Slocum's boat

Joshua Slocum’s Legacy

Joshua Slocum has been born in Nova Scotia, Canada, at February 20, 1844. He presumably died after November 14, 1909, when he disappeared while being aboard his boat, the Spray, but maybe not then. He was a Canadian naturalized American seaman and adventurer, and a noted writer famous because he was … [Read More...]

Tips & Practical Things

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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...]