Rüya, From Alia Yachts

It’s increasingly rare to find a fully custom yacht in the 130-foot size range. But that is exactly what Rüya is. This 135’5” (41.29-meter) all-composite megayacht launched at Alia Yachts this week. If you’ve never heard of Alia Yachts, you’re not alone. The yard, in Antalya, Turkey, has been keeping a low profile since being Continue reading


Visually Arresting Azamanta

Azamanta has been in her owners’ hands just shy of a week, and she’s already turning heads. It’s hard for her not to, given her bold hull color. Imagine, then, how Azamanta will look when the 180-footer (55-meter) makes her way up toward polar regions. Those are among the areas that the yachting-savvy owners plan Continue reading


Dynamiq Wants You to Customize Your Yacht on Your PC—Really

For decades, semi-custom and fully custom megayachts have had to take shape in a builder’s and/or designer’s office, with the owners and owners’ advisors there to convey preferences—and to do so primarily verbally. Dynamiq, a new company with a variety of high-profile and highly experienced partners, intends to change this. It allows buyers to choose Continue reading