Playing with super yacht Montigne’s toys

Sunday, July 25th, 2010

We left our anchorage after a splendid breakfast of fresh fruits and freshly baked breads and sailed south down the western side of Corfu. Discreet pockets of tourist development splatter this coast where the terrain permits but otherwise from the sea the island looks as it must have done for centuries, lush green slopes falling […]

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Eating aboard SuperYacht Montigne

Saturday, July 24th, 2010

Did we mention the food? Christophe the Chef on this wonderful superyacht is from France what more needs to be said? Seriously, he is so good that we have decided to feature him in a story we are writing for publication in The Financial Times that will appear in that newspaper to coincide with the […]

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Our First Day aboard Montigne off Corfu

Friday, July 23rd, 2010

Montigne sailed from the Gouvia Marina, north of Corfu town early this morning, heading North for the narrow gap that divides the island from the mysterious country of Albania still a tricky place to charter. The Albanian coast is shrouded in mist, giving it an almost sinister feel that merely adds to secrecy that has […]

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Stylish Travel to Corfu for Superyacht Trip

Thursday, July 22nd, 2010

We have arrived safely in Greece transferring smoothly through Athens and flying on to Corfu with Olympic Air. Collected at the airport in superyacht fashion, we travelled to the yacht in style and were welcomed on board. First impressions of Montigne are wonderful and even though we saw this yacht at the Genoa Charter Yacht […]

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SuperYacht Montigne in Corfu

Wednesday, July 21st, 2010

The Assignment Fly to the Greek Islands, board a three masted superyacht rigged as a schooner and cruise the area as the yacht and the crew are put through their paces, then write about the experiences in SuperYacht World magazine. The SuperYacht At 57 metres (187 feet) the three masted staysail schooner Montigne has been […]

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Postcard App for Superyacht Use

Wednesday, July 21st, 2010

Superyacht guests lazing on the sundeck, jumping into the water or crews working on deck can now say ‘wish you were here’ with a brand new picture postcard service provided as a free download by eCards Media. Whether cruising of the Cote d’Azur or passing through the Suez Canal, the Postcards app captures your image […]

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The Latest Issue of SuperYacht World Magazine

Monday, June 28th, 2010

Issue 14 of SuperYacht World magazine has been released and once again the editors and art direction team have done a stunning job with the words and pictures that we give them. In this exciting edition we have written the feature Best Refits. Here we look at some of the best treatments given to a […]

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MYBA Charter Yacht Show in Genoa: Day 3

Thursday, May 6th, 2010

Cleaning again aboard Queen of Andaman Once again the rain gods showered Genoa’s superyacht charter show with its damp delights. Crew with determinately good candour seemed to have leathers and water blades permanently welded to their hands and fought an uphill battle to keep the yachts look sparkling. It is Day 3 of the MYBA […]

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MYBA Charter Yacht Show in Genoa: Day 2

Wednesday, May 5th, 2010

Day two of the show and the skies had opened and it poured with rain very little relief all day. We felt so sorry for the crew who stood out in the rain all day to greet visitors and constantly having to wipe down every surface so that their yachts remained looking stunning even in […]

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MYBA Charter Yacht Show in Genoa: Day 1

Tuesday, May 4th, 2010

Dinner aboard Five Fishes In Genoa the MYBA Charter Yacht show has opened its doors to the very select clientele it permits to view the worlds finest charter yachts. Once again the Molo Vecchio is crammed full of Charter Yachts whose crews have been hard at work polishing them and Charter brokers are drifting down […]

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