White's on the Wight
They specialised in fast smuggling ships and the excise cutters that hunted them, as well as racing yachts for the seriously rich. In 1801 … From 1846, White's completed 26 steam ships for the Turkish Navy and Bosphorous Steam Navigation Company.
Read more on Isle of Wight County Press
Shaikh Zayed Road diversion works start on July 26
The Dh580 million Phase 1, contracted to Turkish firms Mapa and Gunal, includes construction of a 16-lane flyover on Shaikh Zayed Road under which the canal will flow. Phase 1 is … Yachts as high as 8.5 metres will be able to pass underneath. Phase 3 …
Read more on gulfnews.com
YALIKAVAK: THE NEW LAP OF LUXURY ON THE TURQUOISE COAST
Situated on the northwestern tip of the Bodrum peninsula on the Aegean Sea, Yalıkavak has long been a favorite destination for expats and has a wide and active foreign resident community. Located 18 kilometers from Bodrum center, Yalıkavak in the past …
Read more on Daily Sabah
'Human props' stay in luxury homes to help sales
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — When the Mueller family sits for dinner, the leftover broccoli and crepes are already wrapped in plastic, the kitchen is beyond spotless, and the rest of the home is so tucked-away tidy it looks like they just moved in. In a way …
Read more on Naples Daily News
Living Large: 'Model Families' Help Sell Luxury Homes
The shift has particularly been felt in London, where sky-high real estate prices have led some pub owners to cash in and sell the buildings to developers, who then transform them into houses and apartments. That's outraging many residents who say …
Read more on NBCNews.com (blog)
Burberry shareholders revolt over pay package for luxury house's new CEO …
LONDON – Shareholders of luxury British fashion house Burberry have voted to reject a multimillion-pound pay package for the brand's new chief. Results of voting at Burberry's annual general meeting Friday showed that 52.7 per cent of shareholders …
Read more on Brandon Sun
Luxury Home in Portugal Comes With Visa as Builder Waits 7 Years
“There's little doubt the golden visa program has been successful in promoting the sale of luxury houses in Portugal,” said Jose Brandao de Brito, chief economist at Banco Comercial Portugues SA in Lisbon. “The problem is that most of the assets that …
Read more on Bloomberg
Those Who Can Afford It Have a Better Way to Fly
Usually, Mr. Wolanin is one of those lucky fliers with an alternative — a private plane, in his case a Gulfstream G-2SP. Actually, it's a sign of renewed growth in the private jet industry that he had to take a commercial flight at all. He said his …
Read more on New York Times
PHOTOS: When your private jet just isn't luxurious enough, supersize
According to Wired, a recent influx of billionaires from Russia, China and the Middle East have led companies such as Airbus and Boeing to customize their jumbo jets for private use. Here's a look at some of the customized jets. An empty Boeing 787 …
Read more on Washington Post
If you are interested in exploring ancient castles and relaxing in verdant parks, you will find a lot of these during your dog friendly Dartmoor holidays. These attractions are near the luxurious cottages where you are staying so you must visit them together with your family. You will not only enjoy viewing the sights but you will also be treated to additional knowledge on the rich history of the place. You will also get the chance to take a closer look at the unique architecture of these castles as well as the rich landscaping of the parks. Here are some parks and castle that you must not miss during your dog friendly Dartmoor holidays.
The Dartmouth Castle is a very significant part of Dartmouth’s history and has witnessed the passage of time as it was built way back in 1388. If you are staying at the holiday cottages during your dog friendly Dartmoor holidays, it would be fairly easy to go to the Dartmouth Castle as it is just a few minutes’ drive away. Dartmouth was built in order to provide defence since it had a reinforced gun tower. When you visit the castle, you will be treated to a tour that would show you its history as well as show you the features that made it ideal for artillery in the past. There are mysterious passages that would awaken your imagination as well as that of your children. Today, the castle is not just popular for sightseeing but as a great picnic spot by visitors. Its lush garden is very relaxing to have a picnic in as it offers you a scenic view of the river that surrounds the castle. Give your family a wonderful treat during your dog friendly Dartmoor holidays and visit the Dartmouth Castle.
Another historical location that is worth visiting during your dog friendly Dartmoor holidays is the Princess Garden which is one of the historical places located in Torquay. You will get the chance to see the War Memorial of Soldiers located in this garden. The Princess Garden with its well-manicured lawns and beautifully landscaped areas was named after the daughter of Queen Victoria. There is a cast iron fountain which is a popular section of the garden. Take your family to the Princess garden and spend a day relaxing in its splendour.
Cockington Court and Country Park
There is no doubt that you and our family will enjoy exploring the Cockington Court and Country Park. It is open the whole year round so you can go there any day that you want to during your dog-friendly Dartmoor holidays. Your kids can have fun playing in the spacious grounds while you enjoy exploring the splendid park and the manor house located in the park. You also get to learn new things about gardening if you visit the organic and kitchen garden area. The park’s restaurant is a great place to dine and sample the delicious dishes and yummy cakes too.
Fire guts luxury yacht at Chula Vista boat yard
A massive fire at a boat yard in Chula Vista has left a luxury yacht gutted and the yacht owner brokenhearted. The fire broke out aboard the Polar Bear yacht Thursday morning and was still smoldering Friday. The owner, Larry Jodsass, 79, a retired …
Read more on Los Angeles Times
Sunreef Yachts wins manufacturing award in Poland
Sunreef Yachts said it won a Global Luxury Manufacturing Award in the Sailing and Motoryachts category June 10-11 during the second annual Manufacturing Excellence Awards & Manufacturing Summit at the InterContinental Hotel in Warsaw, Poland.
Read more on Trade Only Today
Finding a great quality yacht does not have to be difficult if you keep a few points in mind. For example, if you are looking for luxury motor yachts, or any other type of electric boats, your first step is to go online and do a search. The reason for this is because it will allow you to find various mediums that are able to sell luxury motor yachts. This in turn will enable you to have a wider range of sources to choose from, thus ensuring that you do not only get the best price once you narrow down your search, but that you also get the best quality yacht. More importantly, you will most likely get the best type of service possible, because you will soon realize just how many people are competing with each other online to sell luxury motor yachts.
When you begin doing a search, you will see that you are faced with different choices, because some sellers will be private owners while others will be yacht brokers. Both have their advantages and disadvantages, but you will find that by utilizing a broker, there is less chance of you being disappointed with your final purchase. This of course does highly depend on how reputable the yacht broker is, so it is important that you do extensive research before utilizing any type of service, whether it is private or commercial. The good thing about using yacht brokers as a source to find luxury motor yachts is that you are able to utilize a powerful search engine built in to their websites. If the yacht broker has an extensive list of electric boats for sale, then you will find that this method can be extremely effective at narrowing down your search. For example, you will have the ability to not only search within a particular price range, but also within a particular yacht model, condition of yacht, as well as many other attributes that you feel could be handy in your search.
This in turn will save you a lot of time, because you can quickly focus all of your efforts on finding luxury motor yachts that suit your specific budget and taste, thus utilizing the rest of the time to get more in-depth information on your search results. For example, you will most likely want to find out more detailed information about each specific yacht’s condition, which means that you would need to speak to the broker about each of these yachts, as well as getting an inspector to give these electric boats a thorough check before you make your final decision. More importantly, once you do decide you are happy with the specific yacht in question, you can feel comfortable knowing that the transaction will be made in a secure environment.
Active Web Group’s mission as a full-service web marketing firm is to provide any size business the opportunity to leverage and utilize the power of the Internet as a marketing tool to expand their business. www.activewebgroup.com
Related Best Luxury Yachts Articles
Bilgin launches 45m superyacht Elada
By Maarten Janssen. Turkish shipyard Bilgin Yachts have launched superyacht Elada this weekend. Bilgin and H2 Yacht Design joined forces again on this distinctive new 45 metre yacht, which shares many similarities with superyacht M, launched in 2012. .
Read more on Superyacht Times
Cyprus. Karpaz Gate Marina celebrates with landmark weekend
His Excellency TRNC Prime Minister Özkan Yorgancioglu and the Turkish Ambassador to Cyprus Halil Ibrahim Akçanin were among the VIP guests invited to enjoy the ambiance, setting and hospitality upon which Karpaz Gate Marina has built its reputation. In …
Read more on BYM News (press release)
ICOMIA conference under way in Turkey
Organized by the ICOMIA Marinas Group in partnership with METS organizer Amsterdam RAI, the three-day event opened with a Turkish welcome by Alpaslan Sirkecioğlu from conference host Dentur and Cemalettin Sevli, general director of the Turkish Maritime …
Read more on Trade Only Today
Prices of luxury cars like Jaguar, BMW, Mercedes drop by Rs 10-30 lakh due to …
NEW DELHI: Luxury on wheels now costs less, thanks to recent moves by car makers to assemble cars locally and also source more engines and other parts from within India. Prices of luxury car models have dropped by Rs 10-30 lakh in the past couple of …
Read more on Times of India
Luxury Car Hire Market Expands
Luxury Car Hire Market Expands. Posted on: 6/10/2014 7:57:59 PM by Dave Lewis. If you're looking for signs that the economy is picking up, you could do worse than look at the world of car hire where luxury cars are making their way back into rental fleets.
Read more on Rhino Car Hire
Hot laps: Peter Cheney takes a ride with Formula One king Sebastian Vettel
The life of a racing driver looks dreamy from afar – yachts, beautiful companions, zooming around racetracks in really expensive cars. Up close, a different, far tougher reality emerges. For starters, an F1 racer may be the least comfortable car ever …
Read more on The Globe and Mail
In the papers 'Draghi's last chance to save the Eurozone'
Boiler-room pair guilty of selling worthless shares: Fraudsters who took part in one of the biggest known share-selling scams bought luxury yachts, hired private jets and built wine collections after victimising more than 1,000 investors. Regulator …
Read more on Proactive Investors UK
Chef introduces Iceland's fine cuisine to the world
By 2006, he'd found his groove at the culinary helm of Sabor, a restaurant at the Pelican Bay Hotel with a mouth-watering menu and jaw-dropping views of yachts in the bay. So why would a guy with a successful business leave a sweet perch in the …
Read more on Edmonton Journal
Cut-Price Luxury Homes Fuel Singapore Tri-Nation Sprawl
Yachts are moored at a marina in front of new buildings in the southern state of Johor Bahru, Malaysia. Singapore has invested at least 11 billion ringgit ($ 3.4 billion) in Iskandar Malaysia, a special economic zone in southern Johor established in …
Read more on Bloomberg
K Gets You on This Luxury Yacht to Watch the Monaco Grand Prix
$ 22K Gets You on This Luxury Yacht to Watch the Monaco Grand Prix. By Jordan Golson; 05.22.14 |; 6:30 am |; Permalink · Share on Facebook. 0. inShare0. Every year for the Monaco Grand Prix, luxury yachts line up along Quai Kennedy just past the …
Read more on Wired
Row as Miss England babes 'strip off' in Torbay
Fifteen hopefuls from Newcastle to Wiltshire, London to Manchester, Oxfordshire and South Yorkshire, lounged on the top deck of the luxury yacht 777 in Torquay marina to launch the swimwear round of this year's Miss England pageant contest which is …
Read more on Torquay Herald Express
Reg Grundy's Monaco-based company made 0000 donation to Liberal Party …
The annual F1 Grand Prix is run along Boulevard Albert, and the building Grundy's enterprise occupies is said to be among the best viewing platforms. At any given time, dozens of luxury superyachts worth millions of dollars apiece are moored a short …
Read more on The West Australian
Visiting superyacht builder Kingship in China
Bringing together the most efficient, precise and reliable Dutch and German engineering, top quality European and US marine equipment and highly skilled Chinese craftsmanship, every Kingship yacht combines classic comfort and elegance with innovative …
Read more on Superyacht Times