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Bold Stroke

SilverYachts defies convention with its 280-foot sport activity vessel.


Animal Instinct

A family firm in Italy that once catered to classic car enthusiasts is now the leading supplier of high-quality leather for superyachts.


Think Pink

Five great rosés to have on board, always.



Domus—New 118-foot /36-meter Tecnomar—a true villa by the sea

Tecnomar, the flagship brand of The Italian Sea Group, presents its latest concept: Domus, a 118-foot (36-meter) megayacht which is configured to be a true ‘villa by the sea’.


A glimpse into what’s new at Palumbo Superyachts

Palumbo Superyachts Ancona hosted a 3-day event to enable guests see their yachts in build and in the water.


Foiler— The Flying Yacht

The Foiler draws inspiration from technologies seen in recent Americas Cup campaigns.


Vittoria Yachts — a new Italian company derived from a 100-year old shipyard is now creating explorers, support vessels, and custom superyachts

The Vittoria Shipyard has launched Vittoria Yachts, a new division of the long-standing company that has a hundred years of experience in military, paramilitary and civil shipbuilding.


The Heritage 9.9, designed by Nauta and built by Castagnola — the ultimate chase boat for superyachts and a fabulous weekend cruiser

The new Castagnola Heritage 9.9—designed by Nauta Design and developed by Francesco Rogantin's Studio Names for Naval Architecture and Engineering—was built by Castagnola with a new (patented) construction technology


WATCH: Cool New Video of 351-foot/ 108-meter Benetti-built Lana

The new Benetti-built superyacht Lana (/ 351ft 5in/ 107m) is one of the most luxurious superyachts in the world and a new exciting addition to the 100m+ range of yachts available for charter worldwide.



One Step Beyond

Fresh and not a little ferocious, the Custom Line 106 is an exercise in elevation.


Sublime Salento

Home of slow everything, the south of Puglia is a beloved vacation spot for Italians and an accessible, but off-the-track cruising destination.


Checkered Flag

The Riva 50 Metri takes the iconic Italian brand into genuine superyacht territory.


The Right Balance

Luiz and Cristina DeBasto apply innovative thinking to small and large yachts alike.


King of the Beasts

Mangusta moves into fast displacement territory with El Leon, the first in its Gransport 54 series.


The Art of Elandess

Abeking & Rasmussen’s 244-foot (74.5-meter) new launch: the creation and installation of a masterpiece


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The Best Of 2018

Our editors' picks of the year's finest yachts, designs and technology

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Carbon Fiber: The New Black

Move over, aerospace and automotive designers. Yachtbuilders are leading the way on carbon-fiber innovation.


'The Best Time I Ever Had On A Winter Charter'

Three leading charter brokers discuss their all-time favorite experiences.

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The Top 100: Our Annual Review of the World's Largest Yachts

Six exciting new launches this year join the list of the world's largest superyachts afloat.



Caribbean Dreams

At once genuine and luxurious, St. Barths draws striking parallels to the 197-foot Abeking & Rasmussen charter yacht Dream.


Italy's Amalfi Coast: This Summer's Charter Hot Spot

Attracting the high society for decades, the Amalfi Coast is glamorous, fun, beautiful...and perfect for yachting.


On Charter: The Best of Turkey's Bay of Fethiye

You don’t need much to feel perfection in this part of the world, where our civilization is merely the latest to enjoy the spoils.



How to Win the Day

The pleasures of classic-yacht regatta charter


This Summer's Charter Hot Spot: The Amalfi Coast

Italy's Amalfi Coast: This Summer's Med Hot Spot


Picture Perfect

The owner of the charter yacht Dream enjoys the boat with his family and indulges his passion for photography.

Aside from the tattered cargo ship washed ashore at Anguilla’s Road Bay, from this view, you would never know that a Category 5 hurricane ravaged the island only a few months ago. Charter yacht Dream is at anchor in the background at far left.

Keep Calm and Stay Warm: 7 Tropical Charter Gems

Veteran captains offer up their favorite itineraries in the Western Hemisphere's top tropical charter destinations.


The Hot List: What's New, What's Trending In Winter Charter

Our picks for the best new yachts, toys and amenities to be on the lookout for this winter charter season.


'The Best Time I Ever Had On A Winter Charter'

Three leading charter brokers discuss their all-time favorite experiences.



Think Pink

Five great rosés to have on board, always.


Stream Liners

The America’s Cup moves from catamarans to exotic foiling monohulls.


Divine Palates

Micail Swindells and Dom Horsey form a dynamic culinary duo on board Go.


Art of the Sphere

The craft of globe-making, as practiced at Peter Bellerby's company, is enjoying a comeback.


The World was his Oyster

Newspaper publisher Joseph Pulitzer’s last years were marked by infirmity. He sought refuge on his yacht.


In the Galley with Peter Daniel ‘Frostie’ Frost

A charter chef and a master sommelier serve up the perfect pairings


In the Galley with Chef Tim MacDonald

Behind the scenes with the chef of 180-foot Amels Elixir