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La Pace

I could see La Pace from our hotel room so it would have been rude not to have visited her.  She also took first place in her size category for the Designer Water Competition at the Show they served it in a hollowed out soursop fruit making it more like an exotic cocktail rather than
Mayrilou & Christina Too Sunreef 68 motor catamarans Having visited both these on different days as I was worried I might confuse the two! However, I was surprised how different they were and not just in the hull colour. These two yachts are both apartments on the water. Standing in the dock you cannot miss
Spending Winter 2018/19 in the Caribbean and then in 2019/20/21 heading through to the Pacific finishing in New Zealand for the America’s Cup, she’s available for charter all along the way. I already have a tandem charter booked with Orion in January so it was very exciting to get onboard and meet the crew, a multi

Yacht Purchase

Yacht Purchase Buying your dream yacht can be a daunting task. As a buyer you are traditionally alone in the process, the brokers all work for the seller so you are at an immediate disadvantage, you versus a seasoned professional. diYachting offer a Buyers Agent service, giving you your very own seasoned professional, to guide

Yacht Management in Focus

This series provides an insight into yacht management, the requirements of looking after a yacht and how diYachting ensures a comfortable, stress free ride along the way. diYachting provide a wide array of services, including yacht purchases and registrations, MCA coding, MLC compliance, project and shoreside management, charter management and crew services. Our dedicated Technical


Winter is a key time of year for your yacht. It’s not all about summer sunshine and warm calm seas, she must survive very low temperatures, high winds and heavy swells surging through the marina. Proper preparation for this time of year is essential to maintain your asset to the highest standard and prevent permanent

Saronic Islands – Destinations…

Greece, The Saronic Islands Sitting just off the Greek mainland, this archipelago is a popular holiday and sailing destination – and this is no wonder when you begin to uncover the beauty and character that awaits. Each island is home to its own unique charm and a yachting holiday spent hopping between the islands gives way to adventure,

BVI – Destinations…

British Virgin Islands. Steady trade winds, blissfuly calm currents and secluded bays; the BVI are undoubtedly one of the world’s best sailings hotspots. Complimented by year-round warm weather, white sandy beaches and colourful culture, this archipelago in the Caribbean makes for the perfect location for a yachting holiday. A luxury yachting holiday can be tailor-made
Travelling back to Antigua is always such a delight having spent 9 winter seasons in the Caribbean, it’s a place very close to my heart. Antigua and Barbuda are stunning, boasting 365 beaches, one for every day of the year, it’s a beautiful place with friendly locals, giving you the real Caribbean experience as well
As you may have gathered from the title, we think Spinlock Lifejackets are the best! Our visit to their factory yesterday served to confirm our thoughts and enlighten us to their UK based assembly operation. Located on the beautiful Isle of Wight the factory is a hive of activity. Every lifejacket that Spinlock manufactures is