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Superyacht Show Time: American Premieres at FLIBS

Over the past 58 years, the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS) has earned a reputation as being the world’s largest in-water boat show. It’s also become a significant superyacht show. While some people claim that megayachts are larger than superyachts, or that superyachts start at 130 feet, pay no attention. The words mean the Continue reading


74M Vallicelli Megayacht in Build for 2019

A high-volume motoryacht is in the early stages of spec construction at Turquoise Yachts. Come delivery in two years’ time, the 74M Vallicelli, so-nicknamed for styling by A.Vallicelli & C. Yacht Design, will have a crew-to-guest ratio exceeding 1:1, with indulgent amenities. Just shy of the 74-meter mark (73.6 meters, or 241’5”), the megayacht bears Continue reading


10 Must-See Megayachts at Cannes Yachting Festival

Hollywood heavyweights have the Cannes Film Festival to look forward to each year. In the marine industry, an equivalent is the Cannes Yachting Festival. While its exhibits span broad size ranges, megayachts have long comprised a part. And, as you’d expect of an event that’s grown in scope and influence, a number of megayachts are Continue reading