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About: Kim Kavin

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Kim Kavin is an award-winning writer, editor and photographer who specializes in marine travel. She is the author of six books including Dream Cruises: The Insider’s Guide to Private Yacht Vacations, and is editor of the online yacht vacation magazine www.CharterWave.com.
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Recent Posts by Kim Kavin

New Vidcast: Motoryacht VvS1 in Fiji
Posted on August 30, 2010.
If you've seen the new edition of Yachting magazine, then you know it contains my feature article about the fantastic couple of days I spent in Fiji aboard the 111-foot ...
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Charter Yacht Latitude Aids with Gulf Oil Spill Research
Posted on August 27, 2010.
News media here in the States, taking their cues from the federal government, have been saying since early August that the "vast majority" of the spilled BP oil has been ...
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The Jetstream: Interesting New Media Option for Charter Clients
Posted on August 26, 2010.
First, it was Crestron systems. They were the media device of the moment aboard charter yachts, allowing guests to access everything from their television to the air conditioning from a ...
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Sailing Cat True North to Charter in Belize, Panama
Posted on August 25, 2010.
I love it when a well-known charter yacht moves out of the normal cruising areas and into exotic locales. It doesn't happen often, but when it does, it's a chance ...
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A New Phase in Yacht Charter Discounts?
Posted on August 24, 2010.
A different type of discount that can save you money on your next charter.
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Facebook Post Leads to 10-Day Charter Booking
Posted on August 23, 2010.
A little more than a week ago, I was invited to speak at a Florida Yacht Brokers Association seminar for luxury yacht charter brokers. My topic was publishing law, requested ...
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Want to Race in Les Voiles de St. Tropez?
Posted on August 20, 2010.
Each autumn, the South of France plays host to Les Voiles de St. Tropez, a regatta that typically attracts about 300 of the world's finest modern and classic sailing yachts. ...
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Sherakhan to Charter in Patagonia, Antarctica
Posted on August 19, 2010.
Yes, I know, the image at right is a masterwork created by a graphic artist. But the concept will soon enough become reality, when the 228-foot motoryacht Sherakhan begins offering ...
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€60,000 Discount on an East Med Feadship
Posted on August 18, 2010.
Just when I think the discounts can't go any deeper for serious charter yachts in the Mediterranean this summer, another offer lands in my in-box that makes my jaw drop. Earlier ...
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Christensen Motoryacht Lady Zelda Drops Rate–Again
Posted on August 17, 2010.
I've been telling you all summer about the 130-foot Christensen motoryacht Lady Zelda and her escalating discount offers. First, there was the mid-June announcement that if you booked two weeks ...
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