This extensive nautical glossary of yachting, marine and sailing terminology can help future yacht owners navigate through the particulars of new and used yacht listings.
Thinking about getting a yacht, but scared stiff of all the stories you might have heard about modern day pirates or yacht-invasions? Don’t worry, these situations are very uncommon…but remember that you are your own little country sometimes in the middle of often “nowhere”. Here are some yacht security tips which might make sense (and indeed involves a lot of common sense).
A buyer’s yacht broker can provide unquestionable advantage when looking to buy a yacht. This article covers the reasons why a serious yacht buyer should engage and work exclusively with a buyer’s yacht broker.
Most yacht owners rely heavily on professional yacht maintenance in order to keep their boat in pristine condition. It doesn’t have to be costly in order to care for your yacht’s exterior condition if it is done as a regular program.
Enjoyable yachting starts with understanding and planning trips in relationship to weather patterns. It is much more enjoyable to be safely tied up to a sheltered dock than having to endure a rough day with guests looking at you with accusing eyes. Indeed the success of getting the family and friends to embrace the yachting lifestyle centers around smooth sailing. A wise skipper always plans alternative routes around weather – not only to ensure comfort, but safety and the well-being of the vessel.