Since she was launched by her royal namesake in 1969, the Queen Elizabeth 2 has carried on the grand tradition of ocean liners, spiriting pas
Pushing the Limits
For years, owners and potential customers of Rybovich, a boatmaker known for its custom 60-foot-plus mahogany sportfishermen, clamored for a
Newport, R.I., a town steeped in U.S.
The sight of a commercial fishing vessel usually conjures up images of long hours of arduous labor often conducted in rough weather and al
As with any megayacht, there is a story behind the name of Anson Bell, a 156-footer built by Palmer Johnson.
For years, Fountain Powerboats has built machines that specialize in performance.
For his voyage around the world, the sailor who would come to own Abeking & Rasmussen’s Alithia wanted a yacht that was fast and safe.
Last year, Cigarette introduced the 46-foot Stealth, a one-off concept boat with futuristic features such as digital instrumentation and a th
Available in a choice of seven different colors, the 44-foot Riva Rivarama is certain to turn heads in a sea of ubiquitous white vessels.
In response to a request from a pair of its most loyal clients, Nautor’s Swan, a Finnish company that has traditionally manufactured producti
A 10-passenger sailboat built recently by Perini Navi was in danger of never making it into the water.
For more than two decades, three sailboats named Borkumriff—each one slightly larger than the previous version—were the vessels of choice for
From afar, the teak-decked Wally WallyTender resembles a classic, angular, 1930s-era wooden runabout.
There is no escaping the work of Philippe Starck.
What began as a competition devolved into a laugher.
Yapluka Yachts, which has been designing and building high-quality catamarans for European owners for the last four years, is currently build
For owners seeking megayacht amenities in a manageable 100-foot yacht, the Azimut Leonardo 98 offers big-boat qualities along with the sporty
The Ferretti 810 is only a foot longer than the Ferretti 80, its forerunner, but those extra 12 inches make a mile of a difference.
Most sport yachts include salons that are nestled within their hulls.
Rainbow Warrior, Jeff Gordon’s nickname, is aptly depicted in his racecar’s garish, multicolored paint job.
The Outerlimits Offshore Powerboats 37 GTX is the seagoing equivalent of a Shelby Cobra.
No matter how charming the guests aboard your yacht can be, occasions arise when you seek privacy in places other than your stateroom.
The invitation to board Campbell Bay, the 146-foot Hakvoort yacht, sounded more like a plea than a request.
With its pale gray hull and minimalist interior, Skat, the 233-foot Lurssen megayacht, stands out in a crowd.
Camper & Nicholsons (954.524.4250, www.cnconnect.com) has been a yacht industry l
Several years ago at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, Ben Price, a Sarasota, Fla., resident, spent six long days walking the c
As its second edition approaches, the International Yacht & Jet Show already has a legend attached to it.
Designing a yacht is no big feat, says an architect who will remain unnamed to spare him the fury of boating professionals.
Brad Webb, a 29-year-old New Zealander, is perched on the bow of USA-76, barking into his headset.