It’s being touted as “the ultimate SUV at sea.” Plans for the 120 MY/X, a 407-foot exploration yacht from German builder Blohm + Voss, have been designed, and the vessel will achieve a 5,000-nauti
Italian shipyard Sanlorenzo launched its first steel displacement motor yacht in February.
With two 170-foot versions of Palmer Johnson’s Sportyacht series ready to debut for the summer 2010 season, news comes of a 210-foot addition to the fleet.
"If you want to build a ship," the French pilot, poet, and author Antoine de Saint-Exupéry once said, "don’t herd people together to collect wood and don’t assign them tasks, but rather teach them
Launched in 2007, Azimut’s red-hulled 103S paired the muscular lines of an open express with a flybridge and other features common to large yachts.
Azimut’s Leonardo 100 is an entirely new style of yacht.
Luca Bassani, president, CEO, and founder of Wally Yachts, insists that his latest project is not a yacht at all.
The Argos G92 (www.argosyachts.com) is the first in a new line of production yachts from the Chinese shipyard of American
A smartly attired septuagenarian short on neither diamonds nor spunk pivots on her designer pumps to face me.
A number of high-end cruise lines are charting new courses, offering updated amenities and services, and, in some cases, launching ships.
For many years, Christensen has made its name on custom-series motoryachts that share the same hull and propulsion systems.
Expedition yachts, by definition, have always been about utility rather than style. They are designed to travel in rough seas, cross long distances, and shelter their owners for weeks at a time.
In 1909, John Jacob Astor IV, known to intimates as the Colonel, divorced his wife Ava in a clandestine proceeding in Poughkeepsie, New York.
Northern Star (www.moranyachts.com) is bringing a bit of the European countryside to the Caribbean, where the new 248-foot
Fresh out of an extensive, two-year refit at Australia’s Azzura Marine, the 105-foot CMN Necker Belle signed on with the Burgess charter fleet.
In early October, Feadship’s Koninklijke de Vries shipyard launched the 213-foot (65-meter) hull No. 680.
Fractional-ownership group Classic Yacht Partners has ordered from Trumpy Yachts a 125-foot motor yacht inspired by the 1928 Trumpy named Truant, and a 138-foot sailing yacht based on John Trumpy’
The Dutch reputation for building impressive superyachts lives on the 62-meter Icon, which was unveiled to the public in September at the Monaco Yacht Show.
CMN Yachts’ Slipstream (www.cmnyacht.com) showcases the shipyard’s 197-foot series.
Less than a decade ago, many express cruisers designed by American companies had straight hull lines, reverse-facing radar arches, and interiors that resembled crawl spaces rather than spacious wa