Bitter End Yacht Club Rebuild Ongoing From Hatteras 80 Barnacle

It’s been nearly a year since back-to-back hurricanes destroyed the famed Bitter End Yacht Club in the Caribbean. However, the rebuild has begun, with the megayacht Barnacle playing a central role. The Virgin Gorda-based resort and marina hosted many a megayacht over its 50-year history. Unfortunately, Hurricane Irma made a direct hit on North Sound, Continue reading


Fore Points Marina Opening in Maine With IGY Marinas

Next summer, cruisers on Casco Bay in Maine can get the IGY Marinas treatment. The company will operate a newly developed property in Portland. Fore Points Marina is set to become the company’s northernmost facility in the United States, too. With slips for a variety of boats and yachts, Fore Points Marina is entirely new. It’s Continue reading


Hulhumalé Yacht Marina, a Mega Maldives Undertaking

If you’ve been to the Maldives, you may have heard of Hulhumalé Island, and Hulhumalé Yacht Marina. The latter has been in development for about three years. Come the planned opening in 2020, superyacht specialists in the region expect more megayachts to be among the regular visitors. Hulhumalé Island itself is manmade. Land reclamation started Continue reading