What do the second-highest mountain in the world and a new megayacht from Columbus Yachts have in common? Both are called K2. While the K2 yacht is far smaller than the mountain, she is the larger sister in the Columbus Sport series, which dates back a decade. Until this point, all of the launches in
Fifteen years ago, the founder and then-managing director of Diana Yacht Design told the upcoming leadership team, “Make us proud. We worked hard to build up this name.” Fast forward to today, and the Dutch design studio is celebrating its 50th anniversary. The company has celebrated a number of successes over the decades, including triumph
The ongoing pandemic has seen numerous border closures worldwide, along with reopenings followed by shutdowns once again. As of February 9, there’’ good news from the Asia Pacific region. Indonesia’s government is permitting exceptions for some international travelers, including superyacht visitors, to re-enter the country. Initially, Indonesia shut down its borders in March 2020, additionally
Nearly 40 years ago, two graduates of Southampton Solent University in the UK joined forces. They set up their own naval-architecture and design firm in France. The VPLP Design studio went on to gain international renown due to the talents of those graduates, namely Marc Van Peteghem and Vincent Lauriot Prévost (above, center). The duo
Yacht and megayacht owners have long docked in Coconut Grove, Florida due to its proximity to downtown Miami. The Prime Marina Miami property there has changed hands, and changed names. In fact, it’s returning to its long-known name, Bayshore Landing. For the past several years, Prime Marina Group has held a lease for the site.
Encompassing four decks within 210 feet (64 meters) of length, Atomic and her owners are enjoying a maiden voyage in the Med. Soon, though, she will cross the Atlantic Ocean for the first of many adventurous, inspiring diving trips to come. The owners are longtime avid divers, and experienced yacht owners, too. In fact, the