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Laurentia, by Heesen Yachts: Sunday Superyacht Video

If you like symmetrical numbers, you’re in for a treat with Laurentia. Coincidentally, this 55-meter megayacht has a 55-square-meter beach club. (Fifty-five meters in length equates 180 feet. Fifty-five square meters, meanwhile, is 592 square feet.) There’s more to Laurentia than just her beach club, of course. You get a armchair tour of a few Continue reading


Mangusta’s El Leon: Sunday Superyacht Video

Against the stunning backdrop of St. Tropez, France, El Leon made her official debut in late July. The first Mangusta GranSport 54, at 178 feet, is the new flagship of the Italian builder’s fleet. Furthermore, as a fast-displacement design, she puts the “fast” in “fast displacement.” The concept behind a fast-displacement yacht is to ensure long Continue reading