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Converting Superyachts into Healing Centres

The COVID-19 pandemic has left the world – frozen in time – suspended in front of our reflections, in a mirror we cannot put away, break or hide from this time.
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Current Landscape for Cruising in South East Asia

South East Asia is one of the globe’s most captivating and diverse regions, offering a unique experience in terms of culture, history and cuisine, with breath-taking scenery both on land and at sea.

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Montenegro Removes Quarantine for Yachts from Designated Countries

With the fact Montenegro currently has zero cases of COVID-19, the Government of Montenegro has introduced further relaxation measures for maritime traffic, in particular international arrivals.

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COVID-19 Update: Cruising in Montenegro

Government and health authorities have announced that from June 1, foreign nationals are allowed to enter Montenegro, without the need for any quarantine or self-isolation measures.

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Thailand Yacht Show Returns in January 2021

The Thailand Yacht Show, the leading consumer boat show in Thailand, returns to Royal Phuket Marina in January 2021, showcasing a spectacular display of yachts, marine equipment and lifestyle products.

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Yves Damette Joins YPI as Head of Fleet Operations

He is tasked with leading yacht management fleet operations and managing client relationships across its managed fleet, constantly seeking ways to add value for our owners and clients.

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ACREW Launches the Superyacht Business Awards

ACREW has announced the launch of the global Superyacht Business Awards – a prestigious awards programme that acknowledges the best superyacht businesses in the world.

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SY Irelanda Joins YPI Charter Fleet

Yachting Partners International have announced that 31.9m Irelanda has joined the YPI charter fleet. She was launched in 1996 by New Zealand shipyard Alloy Yachts.

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Greek Yachting is Back in Business

As of May 28, luxury crewed charter yachts are once again free to travel across the entirety of Greek waters, allowing guests to enjoy their vacation time in one of the safest ways possible.

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A First Look at the new 62-metre Project 794 Superyacht

Nobiskrug’s latest 62-metre Project 794 comes into view, as the superyacht has been moved from Kiel shipyard into the superyacht hall of the Rendsburg facility last Saturday, May 30.

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COVID-19 Update: Cruising in Albania this Summer

Albania has seen a very low rate of COVID-19 infection, with only 1,076 cases and 33 deaths to date. Currently, yachts are permitted to enter Albania with pre-approval for bunkering and provisioning.

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COVID-19 Update on Yachting in France

Yachts stationed in France can currently sail, with or without a client on board, in French and international waters regardless of their flag or registration, and anchor to the ordinary rules.

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Montenegro Removes Quarantine for Yachts from Designated Countries

With the fact Montenegro currently has zero cases of COVID-19, the Government of Montenegro has introduced further relaxation measures for maritime traffic, in particular international arrivals.

Read More

COVID-19 Update: Cruising in Montenegro

Government and health authorities have announced that from June 1, foreign nationals are allowed to enter Montenegro, without the need for any quarantine or self-isolation measures.

Read More

Thailand Yacht Show Returns in January 2021

The Thailand Yacht Show, the leading consumer boat show in Thailand, returns to Royal Phuket Marina in January 2021, showcasing a spectacular display of yachts, marine equipment and lifestyle products.

Read more

Yves Damette Joins YPI as Head of Fleet Operations

He is tasked with leading yacht management fleet operations and managing client relationships across its managed fleet, constantly seeking ways to add value for our owners and clients.

Read More

ACREW Launches the Superyacht Business Awards

ACREW has announced the launch of the global Superyacht Business Awards – a prestigious awards programme that acknowledges the best superyacht businesses in the world.

Read More

SY Irelanda Joins YPI Charter Fleet

Yachting Partners International have announced that 31.9m Irelanda has joined the YPI charter fleet. She was launched in 1996 by New Zealand shipyard Alloy Yachts.

Read More

Greek Yachting is Back in Business

As of May 28, luxury crewed charter yachts are once again free to travel across the entirety of Greek waters, allowing guests to enjoy their vacation time in one of the safest ways possible.

Read More

A First Look at the new 62-metre Project 794 Superyacht

Nobiskrug’s latest 62-metre Project 794 comes into view, as the superyacht has been moved from Kiel shipyard into the superyacht hall of the Rendsburg facility last Saturday, May 30.

Read More

COVID-19 Update: Cruising in Albania this Summer

Albania has seen a very low rate of COVID-19 infection, with only 1,076 cases and 33 deaths to date. Currently, yachts are permitted to enter Albania with pre-approval for bunkering and provisioning.

Read More

COVID-19 Update on Yachting in France

Yachts stationed in France can currently sail, with or without a client on board, in French and international waters regardless of their flag or registration, and anchor to the ordinary rules.

Read More

Montenegro Removes Quarantine for Yachts from Designated Countries

With the fact Montenegro currently has zero cases of COVID-19, the Government of Montenegro has introduced further relaxation measures for maritime traffic, in particular international arrivals.

Read More

COVID-19 Update: Cruising in Montenegro

Government and health authorities have announced that from June 1, foreign nationals are allowed to enter Montenegro, without the need for any quarantine or self-isolation measures.

Read More

Thailand Yacht Show Returns in January 2021

The Thailand Yacht Show, the leading consumer boat show in Thailand, returns to Royal Phuket Marina in January 2021, showcasing a spectacular display of yachts, marine equipment and lifestyle products.

Read more

Yves Damette Joins YPI as Head of Fleet Operations

He is tasked with leading yacht management fleet operations and managing client relationships across its managed fleet, constantly seeking ways to add value for our owners and clients.

Read More

ACREW Launches the Superyacht Business Awards

ACREW has announced the launch of the global Superyacht Business Awards – a prestigious awards programme that acknowledges the best superyacht businesses in the world.

Read More

SY Irelanda Joins YPI Charter Fleet

Yachting Partners International have announced that 31.9m Irelanda has joined the YPI charter fleet. She was launched in 1996 by New Zealand shipyard Alloy Yachts.

Read More

Greek Yachting is Back in Business

As of May 28, luxury crewed charter yachts are once again free to travel across the entirety of Greek waters, allowing guests to enjoy their vacation time in one of the safest ways possible.

Read More

A First Look at the new 62-metre Project 794 Superyacht

Nobiskrug’s latest 62-metre Project 794 comes into view, as the superyacht has been moved from Kiel shipyard into the superyacht hall of the Rendsburg facility last Saturday, May 30.

Read More

COVID-19 Update: Cruising in Albania this Summer

Albania has seen a very low rate of COVID-19 infection, with only 1,076 cases and 33 deaths to date. Currently, yachts are permitted to enter Albania with pre-approval for bunkering and provisioning.

Read More

COVID-19 Update on Yachting in France

Yachts stationed in France can currently sail, with or without a client on board, in French and international waters regardless of their flag or registration, and anchor to the ordinary rules.

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YACHT CREW NEWS

A comprehensive resource for superyacht crew on a broad range of topics from on board operations, crew training, wellbeing and more.

Sailing in Italian Waters in the Time of Coronavirus

Italy returned to the water once again after the Italian Prime Minister authorised sailing within the region of a person’s residence until June 2 and as of June 3, it should be possible to leave regional waters.

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Inmarsat Joins Forces with ISWAN to Help Improve Crew Wellbeing

Inmarsat continues to ramp up its response to COVID-19, with additional initiatives to improve superyacht crew wellbeing, including further collaboration with ISWAN.

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Managing Maintenance On Board Post COVID-19

The impacts of COVID-19 have reached far and wide, and owners, suppliers and crew have all been impacted in recent months, causing a revaluation of how different elements of the industry interact.

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What is Yacht Management and What Should it Be?

There was a time when I share a view that yacht management reduces the ability of yacht captains to deliver service to owners. I now see that view was wrong - captains should not work in isolation.

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Does Excellent Training Creat Excellent Crew?

Does excellent training create excellent crew? This is a question certainly worth exploring since there are many factors which create excellence in superyacht crew of all departments.

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Online Courses for Crew During Lockdown

The current lockdown in yachting hubs around the globe have meant that many crew now find themselves in a position where their careers are on hold. However, this doesn’t necessarily need to be the case

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Coronavirus and Crew: Know Your Rights

Captain Rod Hatch & John Cook talk us through some of the most common issues that are facing seafarers right now due to the pandemic and what action it is possible to take.

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Crew Insight: The Life of a Superyacht ETO

With an impressive career working in marine electrical engineering, superyacht refits and on board some of the world’s most advanced superyachts, Ryan Porter is an ETO who can confidently say he knows his stuff.

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Weather Forecasts, Safe Passage and Safe Berths

Adverse weather enhances the risks for yachts, not only in open waters but also in marinas and at anchor. The key to mitigating damage to a vessel as well as guests and crew is advance planning.

Read More

Sailing in Italian Waters in the Time of Coronavirus

Italy returned to the water once again after the Italian Prime Minister authorised sailing within the region of a person’s residence until June 2 and as of June 3, it should be possible to leave regional waters.

Read More

Inmarsat Joins Forces with ISWAN to Help Improve Crew Wellbeing

Inmarsat continues to ramp up its response to COVID-19, with additional initiatives to improve superyacht crew wellbeing, including further collaboration with ISWAN.

Read More

Managing Maintenance On Board Post COVID-19

The impacts of COVID-19 have reached far and wide, and owners, suppliers and crew have all been impacted in recent months, causing a revaluation of how different elements of the industry interact.

Read More

What is Yacht Management and What Should it Be?

There was a time when I share a view that yacht management reduces the ability of yacht captains to deliver service to owners. I now see that view was wrong - captains should not work in isolation.

Read more

Does Excellent Training Creat Excellent Crew?

Does excellent training create excellent crew? This is a question certainly worth exploring since there are many factors which create excellence in superyacht crew of all departments.

Read more

Online Courses for Crew During Lockdown

The current lockdown in yachting hubs around the globe have meant that many crew now find themselves in a position where their careers are on hold. However, this doesn’t necessarily need to be the case

Read more

Coronavirus and Crew: Know Your Rights

Captain Rod Hatch & John Cook talk us through some of the most common issues that are facing seafarers right now due to the pandemic and what action it is possible to take.

Read More

Crew Insight: The Life of a Superyacht ETO

With an impressive career working in marine electrical engineering, superyacht refits and on board some of the world’s most advanced superyachts, Ryan Porter is an ETO who can confidently say he knows his stuff.

Read more

Weather Forecasts, Safe Passage and Safe Berths

Adverse weather enhances the risks for yachts, not only in open waters but also in marinas and at anchor. The key to mitigating damage to a vessel as well as guests and crew is advance planning.

Read More

Sailing in Italian Waters in the Time of Coronavirus

Italy returned to the water once again after the Italian Prime Minister authorised sailing within the region of a person’s residence until June 2 and as of June 3, it should be possible to leave regional waters.

Read More

Inmarsat Joins Forces with ISWAN to Help Improve Crew Wellbeing

Inmarsat continues to ramp up its response to COVID-19, with additional initiatives to improve superyacht crew wellbeing, including further collaboration with ISWAN.

Read More

Managing Maintenance On Board Post COVID-19

The impacts of COVID-19 have reached far and wide, and owners, suppliers and crew have all been impacted in recent months, causing a revaluation of how different elements of the industry interact.

Read More

What is Yacht Management and What Should it Be?

There was a time when I share a view that yacht management reduces the ability of yacht captains to deliver service to owners. I now see that view was wrong - captains should not work in isolation.

Read more

Does Excellent Training Creat Excellent Crew?

Does excellent training create excellent crew? This is a question certainly worth exploring since there are many factors which create excellence in superyacht crew of all departments.

Read more

Online Courses for Crew During Lockdown

The current lockdown in yachting hubs around the globe have meant that many crew now find themselves in a position where their careers are on hold. However, this doesn’t necessarily need to be the case

Read more

Coronavirus and Crew: Know Your Rights

Captain Rod Hatch & John Cook talk us through some of the most common issues that are facing seafarers right now due to the pandemic and what action it is possible to take.

Read More

Crew Insight: The Life of a Superyacht ETO

With an impressive career working in marine electrical engineering, superyacht refits and on board some of the world’s most advanced superyachts, Ryan Porter is an ETO who can confidently say he knows his stuff.

Read more

Weather Forecasts, Safe Passage and Safe Berths

Adverse weather enhances the risks for yachts, not only in open waters but also in marinas and at anchor. The key to mitigating damage to a vessel as well as guests and crew is advance planning.

Read More
 

OCEAN LIFE

Discover the commitment and actions being taken to protect our oceans through conservation and sustainability initiatives.   

Save The Med to Hold Screening of 'The Story of Plastic'

Save the Med is hosting a screening of the documentary 'The Story of Plastic' on June 18 to highlight the increasing problem of plastic pollution during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Diving Fakarava Atoll: The Mystery of the Groupers

There is a hidden gem in the remote South Pacific called Fakarava. This atoll is one of the numerous tiny dots on the map of French Polynesia, where the main island is Tahiti.

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UNESCO Looks to Yachting to Help Save the Ocean

Dr Emma Heslop of GOOS is currently setting up a system for the monitoring of the ocean as part of the UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development 2021-2030.

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Growing Number of Sea Life Sightings in Thailand

A growing number of sightings of sea life are emerging in Thailand which scientists attribute to the absence of tourists and fishing boats during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Nine Sea Shepherd Documentaries to Watch Now

With the majority of the world currently stuck indoors, there’s more time than ever to curl up with a good book or lose yourself in an inspiring documentary.

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Mission Ocean – From Panama to Paradise

The shipyard in Shelter Bay, where we had hauled out Contigo for a well-needed bottom scrub and some urgent repairs to a sail drive, was literally in the middle of the jungle.

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Girls Going Green on Yachts

The lovely stewardesses on MY IRISHA discuss how they've made their on board operations more eco-friendly, hoping to inspire others to do the same.

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Save the Med Launches Digital Resources and Live Lessons

While all Save the Med's field activities are cancelled due to COVID-19, the team is developing digital resources for all who would like to learn more about the oceans and how to protect them..

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Introducing Water Revolution Foundation’s Yacht Assessment Tool

Water Revolution Foundation's new Yacht Assessment Tool is designed to revolutionise the build processes of superyachts by empowering decision-makers to make sustainable choices.

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Now is the Time for Green Yachts

Global warming, climate change and plastic pollution are just three of many forces threatening our planet today, so there’s no better time for the superyacht industry to do its bit.

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Are Yacht Shows Letting the Side Down on Sustainability?

Sustainability talk in the media focuses to a large extent on those who design, build or own superyachts, but where are the articles reporting on the ground about yachting events?

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Save The Med to Hold Screening of 'The Story of Plastic'

Save the Med is hosting a screening of the documentary 'The Story of Plastic' on June 18 to highlight the increasing problem of plastic pollution during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Read More

Diving Fakarava Atoll: The Mystery of the Groupers

There is a hidden gem in the remote South Pacific called Fakarava. This atoll is one of the numerous tiny dots on the map of French Polynesia, where the main island is Tahiti.

Read More

UNESCO Looks to Yachting to Help Save the Ocean

Dr Emma Heslop of GOOS is currently setting up a system for the monitoring of the ocean as part of the UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development 2021-2030.

Read More

Growing Number of Sea Life Sightings in Thailand

A growing number of sightings of sea life are emerging in Thailand which scientists attribute to the absence of tourists and fishing boats during the coronavirus pandemic.

Read More

Nine Sea Shepherd Documentaries to Watch Now

With the majority of the world currently stuck indoors, there’s more time than ever to curl up with a good book or lose yourself in an inspiring documentary.

Read More

Mission Ocean – From Panama to Paradise

The shipyard in Shelter Bay, where we had hauled out Contigo for a well-needed bottom scrub and some urgent repairs to a sail drive, was literally in the middle of the jungle.

Read More

Girls Going Green on Yachts

The lovely stewardesses on MY IRISHA discuss how they've made their on board operations more eco-friendly, hoping to inspire others to do the same.

Read More

Save the Med Launches Digital Resources and Live Lessons

While all Save the Med's field activities are cancelled due to COVID-19, the team is developing digital resources for all who would like to learn more about the oceans and how to protect them..

Read more

Introducing Water Revolution Foundation’s Yacht Assessment Tool

Water Revolution Foundation's new Yacht Assessment Tool is designed to revolutionise the build processes of superyachts by empowering decision-makers to make sustainable choices.

Read More

Now is the Time for Green Yachts

Global warming, climate change and plastic pollution are just three of many forces threatening our planet today, so there’s no better time for the superyacht industry to do its bit.

Read More

Are Yacht Shows Letting the Side Down on Sustainability?

Sustainability talk in the media focuses to a large extent on those who design, build or own superyachts, but where are the articles reporting on the ground about yachting events?

Read More

Save The Med to Hold Screening of 'The Story of Plastic'

Save the Med is hosting a screening of the documentary 'The Story of Plastic' on June 18 to highlight the increasing problem of plastic pollution during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Read More

Diving Fakarava Atoll: The Mystery of the Groupers

There is a hidden gem in the remote South Pacific called Fakarava. This atoll is one of the numerous tiny dots on the map of French Polynesia, where the main island is Tahiti.

Read More

UNESCO Looks to Yachting to Help Save the Ocean

Dr Emma Heslop of GOOS is currently setting up a system for the monitoring of the ocean as part of the UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development 2021-2030.

Read More

Growing Number of Sea Life Sightings in Thailand

A growing number of sightings of sea life are emerging in Thailand which scientists attribute to the absence of tourists and fishing boats during the coronavirus pandemic.

Read More

Nine Sea Shepherd Documentaries to Watch Now

With the majority of the world currently stuck indoors, there’s more time than ever to curl up with a good book or lose yourself in an inspiring documentary.

Read More

Mission Ocean – From Panama to Paradise

The shipyard in Shelter Bay, where we had hauled out Contigo for a well-needed bottom scrub and some urgent repairs to a sail drive, was literally in the middle of the jungle.

Read More

Girls Going Green on Yachts

The lovely stewardesses on MY IRISHA discuss how they've made their on board operations more eco-friendly, hoping to inspire others to do the same.

Read More

Save the Med Launches Digital Resources and Live Lessons

While all Save the Med's field activities are cancelled due to COVID-19, the team is developing digital resources for all who would like to learn more about the oceans and how to protect them..

Read more

Introducing Water Revolution Foundation’s Yacht Assessment Tool

Water Revolution Foundation's new Yacht Assessment Tool is designed to revolutionise the build processes of superyachts by empowering decision-makers to make sustainable choices.

Read More

Now is the Time for Green Yachts

Global warming, climate change and plastic pollution are just three of many forces threatening our planet today, so there’s no better time for the superyacht industry to do its bit.

Read More

Are Yacht Shows Letting the Side Down on Sustainability?

Sustainability talk in the media focuses to a large extent on those who design, build or own superyachts, but where are the articles reporting on the ground about yachting events?

Read More
 
 
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