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The people and places behind the superyachting good life

February 16, 2018
Emmeline Gee teaching yoga on a yacht

Yoga with Emmeline

The yoga instructor and massage therapist on why she thinks she has the best job in yachting.

The yoga instructor and massage therapist on why she thinks she has the best job in yachting.
January 16, 2018
Emily Penn navigating on a yacht

From Adventure to Activism

Hitchhiking by boat from the UK to Australia shaped Emily Penn's life for years to come.

When Emily Penn decided to hitchhike by boat from the UK to Australia aged 21, she had no idea it would shape her life and career for years to come.
January 3, 2018
Dominique Afacan in Antarctica in front of Hanse Explorer

The Great Unknown

Antarctica’s popularity is on the rise – but for many, going the extra mile feels risky. Are these fears justified?

Antarctica’s popularity is on the rise – but for many superyacht owners and charter guests, going the extra mile feels risky and uncertain. Are these fears justified?
December 8, 2017
Marae superyacht, Mary and Mark Shores

A Boat for the Family

Mary Shores explains how yachting is the best way to bring people together.

Mary Shores shares why she and her husband named their sailing yacht Marae after this special Māori word and explains how yachting is the best way to bring people together.
January 25, 2018
Lord Laidlaw on a boat

Take Five… with Lord Irvine Laidlaw

A quick catch up with this adventurous superyacht owner.

A quick catch up with this adventurous superyacht owner reveals his favourite destinations and his philanthropic efforts. Lord Irvine Laidlaw only got into boating in his thirties, but he’s certainly making up for lost time. Now in his seventies, the Scottish businessman owns multiple yachts and superyachts, including his beloved Feadship Lady Christine, named after his wife.
October 27, 2017
Seamagine - Submarine

Shopping for Submarines

Adventurous travellers and underwater bucket lists.

With Antarctica and other far-flung destinations ticked off the bucket list, some of the most adventurous travellers are heading hundreds of metres underwater instead.
September 25, 2017
Family enjoying their time on a superyacht

Family-Friendly Charters

Inspiration for family-friendly yachting breaks.

Charter brokerage Ocean Independence offer up inspiration for family-friendly yachting breaks.
November 23, 2017
Huka Lodge

Landed Luxury: Huka Lodge

The perfect place to rest your sea legs after a superyacht charter.

New Zealand's renowned Huka Lodge is the perfect place to rest your sea legs after a superyacht charter.
September 23, 2017
Buddy Darby

Postcard from St Kitts

Superyacht owner Buddy Darby on his enduring love for the Caribbean

Buddy Darby shares his love of the Caribbean with Superyacht Life and explains why he chose build the region’s ultimate superyacht hub in St Kitts.
December 1, 2017
Fogo Island Inn

Luxury can Tread Lightly

Hotels making sustainability sexy and proving it’s cool to be kind.

Suite dreams are made of these — Juliet Kinsman of Bouteco celebrates the hotels making sustainability sexy and proving it’s cool to be kind.
November 2, 2017
Palazzo Avino on Italy's Amalfi coast.

Amalfi Coast Food Tour

The thrill of a foodie odyssey along Italy’s Amalfi coast.

Travel writer Anna Hart recalls the thrill of a foodie odyssey along Italy’s Amalfi coast.
January 29, 2018
Charles Kohnen in a submarine

Charles Kohnen

SEAmagine's president recalls his most memorable dives.

The president of SEAmagine submarines recalls some of his most memorable dives.
January 15, 2018
Conrad Humphreys on a yacht

Conrad Humphreys

The triple round-the-world sailor.

The triple round-the-world sailor and skipper of Bounty’s End in Channel 4 series ‘Mutiny’, talks about his enduring love for the ocean.
December 22, 2017
Lia Riva in Monaco

Lia Riva

Growing up in a family with boating in their blood.

The Riva family’s boatbuilding legacy dates back to 1842, but it was in the 1950s that their sleek mahogany pleasure crafts really hit the spotlight. Lia Riva talks about growing up in a family with boating in their blood.
November 21, 2017
Michael Nurbatlian

Michael Nurbatlian

The man behind the Kata Rocks Superyacht Rendezvous.

Michael Nurbatlian recalls what it was like the first time he stepped on a superyacht and explains why Phang Nga Bay is the perfect undiscovered superyacht destination in Thailand.
November 20, 2017
Justin Hofman

Justin Hofman

The photographer behind this summer's iconic seahorse image.

Naturalist, photographer and expedition leader with EYOS Expeditions, Justin Hofman, reflects on his job, shooting images in the watery wilderness.

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