Classic yachts with substantial refits and modern features are seeing charter demand worldwide.
The man who bought the 164-foot Westport M/Y Trending chartered 30 or 40 times before setting up his own program.
After a brutal hurricane season, the yachts and islands in the northern Caribbean expect to be ready for winter charter.
The royal subjects of King Haakon VII collectively purchased the Royal Yacht Norge for their king’s 75th birthday. During WWII, the yacht served as an escort vessel and resumed her duties as royal yacht after a 1948 refit. In 1985, a fire that started during routine maintenance spared only the yacht’s hull and engine room. Norway’s then-Monarch King Olav had the yacht rebuilt.