Yachts are perceived by many as being synonymous with wealth. In reality this is not actually true and while there are unavoidable expenses associated with running a yacht, it is certainly possible to do so in a frugal way.
Maritime Training Academy is offering a ' Introduction to the Superyacht Industry Course.' for newcomers to the world of yachting. This is the ideal entry level training to grasp a basic understanding of working on and around superyachts.
A common discussion amongst yacht crew is how to manage finances and what taxes are applicable to their income, each individual is different and not mant accounting firms or lawyers fully understand the yachting industry. Help is now available through the Captains Family Office that specializes in serving the needs of superyacht crew worldwide. You don’t have to talk to crew members for long to realize that there is a serious shortage of good, sound advice on what are the best savings and investment opportunities for them in their particular circumstances. So a number of ex-yachties and people with experience in financial services have got together to create the Captains Family Office, an organisation whose aim is to assist superyacht crew with the often complicated task of arranging their financial, tax and legal affairs.
The South of France or commonly known as the French Riviera, or Côte d’Azur as it is known in French. It is a popular yachting destination not only has beautiful clear blue waters, but it also holds a numerous fascinating historical sites. The area is blessed with glamorous resorts, extravagant restaurants, casinos and brand name shopping. No matter what your desire, this area provides multiple yachting destinations where you can discover beauty and a history that will leave you in awe.
The Luxury Motor Yacht ‘Pegasus V’ is an amazing modern 258 ft/79m yacht with breath-taking innovative features for you and your guests… The Pegasus V has recently undergone a complete interior refit. This has redefined her as one of the world’s most prestigious super yachts available for charter in her size. With her experienced new […]
From March 31st to April 2nd Coppino Street and the inner basins of Viareggio will hostYARE – Yachting After sales & Refit Exhibition, the first international boat showcommitted to all the services following the purchase of a yacht.During three days Viareggio will be the world capital of boating industry, thanks to thisgreat event aimed to all the […]
Informa Yacht Group has revealed details of the impressive line-up of superyachts and exhibitors which will feature at the Singapore Yacht Show from 8 to 10 April 2011 at ONE°15 Marina, Sentosa Cove, Singapore. > View Website > Visitor Registration > Register for the Conference The motor and sailing superyachts set to be displayed represent […]
Yachting can be a great way to see a variety of places,, without the pain of lugging your baggage from hotel to hotel. It also has a status level that caravanning doesn`t have. Sea views are by there very nature guaranteed and forever changing and there is unique access to deserted beeches. The seas around […]
The refit and maintenance yard Marina Barcelona 92 has revealed a large extension of its facilities in the Port of Barcelona. MB’92 has been working on this project since 2004. The first result was the extension of the paint shed in 2007, to host yachts up to 125m. The second phase was in December 2010 with the […]