Dominique Afacan

Dominique Afacan

Dominique writes about all things luxury for Forbes.com, South China Morning Post, Billionaire, Boat International and many more. After a five-year stint living over in Hong Kong, she decided to swap junks in the South China Sea for river boats in Putney. Three years into her London adventure, she's already found time to slot in trips to race at the St Barths Bucket, sink tequila shots at the Monaco Yacht Show and kiss the America’s Cup in Bermuda. Earlier this year she took a polar plunge in Antarctica, a chilly but invigorating career highlight.

John Courtney

By Dominique Afacan | 19 September 2018

The managing director of superyacht toy maker FunAir on his love of the ocean and the destinations still on his family bucket list.

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Sails of the century

By Dominique Afacan | 5 September 2018

Innovation and imagination have powered the sailmaking industry – helping superyachts along the way.

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Seeking healthier waters in Menorca and beyond

By Dominique Afacan | 16 August 2018

Sunseeker and Blue Marine join forces for Project Menorca, aimed at protecting the seas around this popular Balearic island.

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Gaëlle Tallarida

By Dominique Afacan | 15 August 2018

The managing director of the Monaco Yacht Show on the evolution of the industry’s most well-known event.

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St Barths’ barefoot appeal

By Dominique Afacan | 10 August 2018

This tiny island is famed for its annual superyacht regatta, but there’s far more going on here besides.

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Paul Tetlow

By Dominique Afacan | 1 August 2018

The general manager of St Katharine Docks on the appeal of a central London marina.

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Indonesia’s remote and remarkable islands

By Dominique Afacan | 27 July 2018

Yacht owner Dominique Gerardin on the far-flung region that captured his heart.

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Designing my first superyacht

By Dominique Afacan | 23 July 2018

Far from being a one-size-fits-all super splurge, the superyacht design process is complex and thoroughly absorbing, says Dominique Afacan

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A yacht with a thirst for history

By Dominique Afacan | 5 July 2018

Superyacht SilentWorld is on a mission to further the knowledge of Australia’s maritime past.

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