Antarctica, Explorer for Your Adventures in Ice

With a name like Antarctica, this yacht makes it clear she’s not for occasional cruises in the usual places. Originally known as Admiral Project 575, she’s in build at The Italian Sea Group. Furthermore, she can be yours next year. In fact, she’s set for launch next February. Antarctica has a steel hull complying with Continue reading


4 Reasons to Charter in Croatia This Summer

PHOTOS: courtesy Fraser Yachts Over the past decade, Croatia has established itself as one of the premier yachting destinations in the Mediterranean. Part of this is due to improvements in the country’s yachting infrastructure. An increasing number of luxury vessels are heading to Croatia’s islands, transporting seafarers intent on exploring the hidden and varied coastlines. Continue reading


PHOTO: courtesy International Superyacht Society

Jane Buffington, Yachting Industry Icon: 1926-2016

Jane Buffington (center, above), a pioneer in the yachting industry, particularly among women, died on November 29 from heart congestion complications. She was 90 years old. Born in Annapolis, Buffington enjoyed boating early on. Her family kept a 40-foot Elco at their home, along a creek in Annapolis. Her own first boating purchase years later Continue reading