Charter

Fraser Yachts: ‘Back to Business as Normal’
Fraser Yachts Worldwide continues to offer rays of light in its marketing e-blasts while other charter management companies make conservative predictions about the upcoming summer ...
Loaloat Al Behar Now Available for Charter
Super-size charter parties now have another super-size superyacht to book in the Med this summer: the 104-meter (341-foot) Loaloat Al Behar. This is the first time the yacht is being ...
Big Fish to Launch, Charter in Tahiti
These renderings are of the 147-foot expedition motoryacht Big Fish, which is scheduled to launch from the McMullen and Wing shipyard in New Zealand next week. ...
Charter Yachts Win at St. Barth’s Bucket
Who says you have to own a sailing yacht to be competitive in a major regatta? This weekend at the St. Barth's Bucket, charter yachts took the top two spots among overall winners. First place went to the 136-foot, ...
Major Pre-Season Discount in Greece
It appears that the current financial crisis in Greece, which includes an expected increase on VAT rates for charters this summer, is having no effect on some ...
Unusual Charter Options: ABCs and Central America
I was tuned in to the CharterPortBVI Twitter feed yesterday when I saw a blip go by about a pair of sailing catamarans "cruising the ABCs and ...
New Trend in Charter Yacht Discounts?
As the saying goes, when you see something happen twice it might be a coincidence, but the third time makes it likely that you're seeing a trend. Such is my thinking this morning after seeing ...
Charter in the Land of ‘Twilight: New Moon’
There's much buzz here in the United States right now about a vampire movie called "Twilight: New Moon," which is being released on DVD and is poised to break the $300 million mark on earnings. Just in time for the ...
Sea Fare March — Victoria Allman in the Galley
Editor’s Note — Victoria Allman is the chef aboard a 143-foot megayacht and the author of the recently released “Sea Fare:  A Chef’s Journey Across the Ocean.”  This is the third in a series of periodic columns here on OceanLines ...
More Discounts: Caribbean and BVI
On Friday, I posted details about last-minute booking discounts for yachts seeking some extra charter business before the end of the current season in the Bahamas, Bermuda, ...