Buying a second-hand yacht is not easy and sometimes reserves bad surprises. It is important to ask the right questions to the seller, but also to inspect the boat, to check its good care and maintenance, and to proceed to a sea trial. Good opportunities exist, all you have to do is find them! 1. Check the maintenance Ask the yacht's...
Lagoon fans were waiting for a long time for the release of the Lagoon Sixty 7. The shipyard has promising challenge: provide a similar comfort than the renowned Lagoon Seventy 8 in a smaller catamaran. So far, it seems that this boat lives up to its expectations and should satisfy buyers looking for a catamaran with a comfortable living space...
Time needed: 180 days. How do you buy a yacht when you are a beginner?Here you are. After years of renting catamarans, chartering motor yachts and sailing on different crewed vessels, you made your mind up: it’s time to buy your own yacht. Behind this apparently simple task actually lies a lot of confusion. If you’ve never done it before,...
Nautical Glossary
The nautical terms sometimes look like a foreign language. The boat jargon runs deep and it is not always easy to understand it as an outsiders. Here is a mini glossary of most used nautical terms to help you out charter your yacht. Learn them and take full advantage of the yachting world. Aft  Something located at the back of a...
Luxury yachts and Fame
When you have a little money, you pay a nice car. Then when one is rich, you pay a beautiful home. But when one becomes very rich to the point of not knowing what to do with his money, you end up offering what became billionaires besetting sin: a YACHT! The world of yachting has never ceased to seduce sailing...
"WHY"
  You keep dreaming about laying down in the aft deck of a luxurious yacht, sunbathing, reading, sipping a fresh juice... in one of the most dazzling and pristine spots in the world. However, you're still unsure about the choice of company to charter with. Given the number of yacht charter companies and the variety of offers, it's quite normal...
boat safety
You like cruising, sailing, wakeboarding or fishing? When it comes to boating, the possibilities are endless. We always have to keep in mind boat safety . Recreational boating is one of the most enjoyable pastime that you can share with your family and friends. Leisure activities let you enjoy the freedom associated with boating. But with these freedoms comes the responsibility...
After three years sailing the Atlantic with a full time crew the owners are ready to move to a larger yacht. Charlotte has a classic high gloss cherry wood interior , nice owner suite and three guests cabins . Charlotte has been launched in December 2008 ; she is the number 25 of the very successful Sunreef 62 sailing...
Motor Yacht Bleu de Nimes is a fabulous expedition yacht with all the amenities for diving and deep sea fishing . 21 crew will take care of your needs and pamper your guests. The owner bought her in 2001 and she was refitted in Turkey, renting a place in a shipyard, doing a contract with all external firms (carpenter welders, mechanics,...