Kim Kavin

Save 15% on West Med Charter Yacht
Edmiston and Company sends word this week that the owner of the 154-foot Amtec motoryacht Out is so keen to get more charter bookings this summer that he is not only dropping the yacht's weekly base rates by 15 percent, ...
Superyacht Force Blue Released to Charter; Tax Charges Still Pending
The 207-foot motoryacht Force Blue, which Italian authorities seized last month on tax-evasion charges, was released from custody on June 21 and will be allowed to perform yacht charters this summer in Italy and along the Mediterranean coast. Milan-ba...
First Photos of New Catamaran Ipharra
Sunreef Yachts updated its Facebook page this week with the first-ever photographs of the newly launched sailing catamaran Ipharra. At 102 feet long, Ipharra will be the largest catamaran by far in the Sunreef charter fleet, whose previous flagship po...
SmartMoney Article Misleads Readers on Yacht Charter
For a minute there, I was excited. Heck, it's an exciting thing to have a periodical as prominent as SmartMoney compare yacht charter against cruise ships. The magazine is part of the Wall Street Journal organization, has won three National Magazine ...
20% Discount on Grenadines Motoryacht
Amid the rush of discount offers for yachts that still have open weeks this summer in the Western Mediterranean comes a new announcement for a motoryacht cruising in the Grenadines from July through October. Blue Latitude Yachting tells me the 67-foot...
‘Reasonable Offers’ Considered in Greece
Management company Atalanta Golden Yachts checks in this week from Greece, where the owners of the 125-foot Cantieri di Pisa motoryacht Kintaro have decided they do not want to use their yacht during the month of August. Kintaro's regular weekly base ...
Tax Officers Board 30 Yachts in Spain
The Majorca Daily Bulletin newspaper in Spain's Balearic Isles reported yesterday that some 30 yachts have been boarded for inspection in Puerto Portals and Port Adriano as part of an investigation into €30 million of unpaid VAT and matriculation ...
Book 2 Weeks, Save 25% on West Med Motoryacht
In the past week alone, I've written about newly announced deals that could save you more than €140,000 (more than $170,000) on charter yachts in the Western Mediterranean this summer. Today, the total rises by more than $60,000 with a ...
Gulf Oil Spill and Cruise Ships: A Common Bond
Though I have been keenly following all the developments related to the ongoing oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, I have not written much about it because, at this point, the spill has not had a substantial impact on ...
3 New Discounts Announced in West Med
The recent parade of discount offers continues today with a trifecta of announcements from management firm Edmiston and Company--and for prime months in the Western Mediterranean aboard serious charter yachts that have earned good reviews at recent b...

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