With a little knowledge and know-how, interior crew are increasingly keen to adopt greener practices as long as it doesn't compromise standards for owners and guests. At the same time, eco-friendly products are improving all the time, along with a growing readiness to consider alternatives to the plastics that pollute our oceans. Ex-Stewardess and interior trainer, Isobel Odendaal, shares her tips on using natural products to reduce harm while keeping standards high.
When Rob Read started volunteering with Sea Shepherd a decade ago, he never dreamed that one day he would head up the UK arm of the marine conservation organisation. Since then, the former environmental scientist has led a difficult but successful campaign to end the brazen killing of seals in Scotl...
Pascal Bredin is General Manager of Seal Superyachts Tahiti and a passionately biased promoter of the archipelago as a superyacht destination. The Tahitian native has lived and worked here his whole life, graduating from the shipyards to become a captain and then a yacht agent. Over lunch on the idy...
Changes to French social security laws, which came into force on July 1st 2017, have continued to cause consternation and confusion among yacht crew, with a total lack of clarification topped with rumours of a suspension that has yet to materialize. However, as of 1 January 2018, there is a new, gov...
The Mission Ocean team have completed their first scientific expedition in the north of Mallorca, in partnership with Asociación Ondine. The objective was to gather data on the flora and fauna between Formentor and Soller which will be presented to the authorities in a detailed report with the aim o...
Superyacht Tenders and Toys provides invaluable advice and assistance regarding choice, specification, options, build and integration. We provide the best value and packages in the industry offering a one stop-shop for all your tender and toy needs.
Moore Stephens Crew Benefits (MSCB) is dedicated to helping seafarers find straightforward solutions for their long-term financial future, including medical, sickness and pension plans, and financial advice covering all areas. Personal service with a global perspective.
DYT is trusted in the industry as the only transport company offering a fixed schedule for yachts that need to be in a particular place at a particular time, for an event or charter pick-up. Custom carriers use the safe and convenient float-on/float-off method to make the Atlantic crossing a breeze.
Villasimius marina is located in the Capo Carbonara Protected Marine Area amidst stretches of sandy beaches on Sardinia’s southeast coast. Welcoming yachts of up to 60m, the marina's harmonious relationship with the sea and its natural surroundings is unsurpassed.
Porto Montenegro offers marina guests a full homeport solution amidst one of the world’s most spectacular cruising grounds. The prestigious marina offers all the amenities one could need shoreside, with deep-water berths accommodating superyachts of up to 250m.
Santa Marta is perfectly positioned for adventurous cruises through the Caribbean, to nearby islands of Aruba, Bonaire and Curaçao, up and down the Colombian coast and to the Pacific via the Panama Canal. Thanks to the protective sierra, Santa Marta is safe from the hurricanes that often wreak havoc in the Carribean.
Hall of Fame Marina is a gateway to the pleasures of life on the beautiful south coast in Florida. Whether you're in the mood for a cruise, sailing or sport fishing, a dive among the reefs, or a night on the town, you'll find this the perfect place to begin.
Port Hercule is a natural bay at the foot of the ancestral rock of the Principality of Monaco, and one of the few, if not the only deep-water marina of the French Riviera. Port Hercule is also host to the Monaco Yacht Show from 28 September to 1 October.
OneOcean Port Vell is a world-class home port for superyachts, located in the heart of Barcelona. One of few city-centre marinas in the world, visitors can enjoy all that Barcelona and Catalunya have to offer, with the Balearic islands just a short cruise away.
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