Superyacht Destination Guide: Italy

Most people consider the Med solely for summertime cruising. However, it’s well worth visiting during the so-called shoulder season, between peak and low periods. Flocks of tourists are far fewer, and the weather is no less ideal. Here, Capt. Carl Sputh of the popular charter yacht Starfire shares his favorite Italian ports to pull into Continue reading


Superyacht Destination Guide: South of France

Capt. Carl Sputh has been gliding in and out of the turquoise shimmering waters of the South of France for close to a decade as the captain of the motoryacht Starfire (below). With the region a perennial favorite among megayacht owners and charter guests alike, and with high-profile events like the upcoming Cannes Yachting Festival Continue reading


Superyacht Destination Guide: Montauk

Located at the end of Long Island’s South Fork, Montauk, New York, has transformed itself from a small fishing town into one of the most desirable, scenic, and lively destinations in the Northeast. Just 19.8 square miles, Montauk has numerous attractions that are easily accessed by boat, and marinas equipped to cater to visiting superyachts. Continue reading