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Fondation Carmignac

Exploring Five of the Best Art Galleries on a South of France Luxury Yacht Charter

This summer, elevate your journey by exploring the finest art galleries and art exhibitions from the comfort of a luxury yacht charter.
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View of the amazing island of Spetses, Greece.

Nine Highlights of the Saronic Gulf

Greece has long been on the hotspot hit list for the superyacht set. With its captivating blend of ancient culture, idyllic islands, and mouthwatering cuisine it has something for everyone.
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Tureddi Bluphire

Cantieri Navali Tureddi Group: The Rising Star Of Italian Luxury Yacht Construction

Making a bold move away from supplying yacht construction services for renowned Italian shipyards, to building luxury yachts under their own name, Tureddi are well positioned to become a key player in the Italian luxury yacht construction industry.
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Modern Luxury: New Charter Yachts Available in The Mediterranean This Summer

As summer approaches, the Mediterranean charter market welcomes an array of new and unique yachts, each promising unforgettable experiences in this iconic region.
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MARALA Classic Yacht for Charter

Classic Yachts for Charter: Discover Timeless Elegance in the Mediterranean This Summer

Step back in time and experience the elegance and charm of these beautifully restored classic yachts, offering a unique opportunity to relive the golden age of yachting in the Mediterranean this summer.
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Edouard Vignal

Meet the Team: Edouard Vignal

From our Monaco office, Sales and Purchase Consultant Edouard Vignal speaks on his brokerage career so far and his take on the current luxury yacht sales market.
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Couple on board superyacht

Romantic Escapes: Planning the Ultimate Yacht Charter for Couples

Whether you're planning a Valentine's Day getaway, an unforgettable honeymoon, or simply seeking quality time together, a superyacht charter offers the perfect romantic escape.
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Couple on LAUREL bow

3 Top Tips for a Successful Superyacht Sale

Unlock the secrets to a fast yacht sale with professional insights on pricing, presentation, and accessibility.
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A Yacht Management Expert’s Top 5 Tips For Achieving Operational Efficiency

In the dynamic world of luxury yachting, effective management is the cornerstone of operational excellence and client satisfaction.
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Split shot, over under photo. Half underwater with turquoise water and a rocky coast on the water surface. Prince Beach (Spiaggia del Principe) Sardinia, Italy.

Four Of The Best Mediterranean Yacht Charter Destinations To Encounter Marine Life

Discover these lesser-known Mediterranean wildlife experiences a private yacht charter makes possible.
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charterers sunbathing

The Little Things You Can Do To Make Your Yacht Charter More Sustainable

Modern travellers, attuned to the environmental footprint of their indulgences are now seeking ways to combine the luxury of yachting with a commitment to safeguarding the environment. Find out how you can do the same.
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Your Yacht, Our Expertise: Proven Sales Results With 8 yachts Sold In 5 Weeks

At Ocean Independence we are pleased to share impressive yacht sales results in the weeks following Easter, with no less than eight yachts sold across three continents in just over a month.
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Beautiful coastal towns of Italy - scenic Positano in Amalfi

Specialist Pick: Why A Luxury Yacht Is The Only Way To Visit The Amalfi Coast

Italian born Charter Broker Lisa Cavicchioli on exploring the most beautiful stretch of Italian coast by private yacht.
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Palma International Boat Show Drone image

Palma International Boat Show 2025: Everything you need to know

Taking place between 30 April - 3 May 2025, the Palma International Boat Show is recognised as the season-opening boat show and one of the biggest yachting events in the Mediterranean.
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Cinque Terre UNESCO World Heritage Site

Five UNESCO World Heritage Sites To Visit On A Mediterranean Yacht Charter

In this list, we explore five of the Mediterranean's most captivating UNESCO World Heritage Sites that are ideally visited aboard a luxury yacht.
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Chartering a yacht

Why Charter? The Best Reasons to Set Sail on a Luxury Yachting Getaway

While many of the perks are obvious, why should you choose a yacht charter over other forms of luxury travel?
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Dubai International Boat Show 2025: Everything you need to know

Taking place between 19 - 23 February 2025, the Dubai International Boat Show is recognised as the largest boat show in the UAE, GCC and Middle East, showcasing 150+ yachts.
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Family luxury yacht charter

Family Yacht Charters: A Guide To Planning A Luxury Escape For All Generations

Ensuring a memorable and engaging experience for all ages on board, discover the joy of luxury yacht charters for all ages.
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YCM 120 and chase tender aerial

Charter Yachts With Chase Boats: What Are They And Why Should You Charter One?

Discover how the modern chase boat elevates your yachting experience, blending speed with luxury for unforgettable experiences.
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Superyacht ALFA lit up at night

The Sale And Management Of 70m ALFA: Ocean Independence’s Blueprint For Effortless Yacht Ownership

Discover how Ocean Independence's synergy between yacht and charter management teams offers unparalleled after-sales support, ensuring the smoothest yacht ownership experience.
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M/Y KINDA Design: A Francesco Paszkowski Masterstroke?

In the rarified world of luxury yachting, few names resonate as profoundly as Francesco Paszkowski. One of his latest masterpieces? Motor yacht KINDA.
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Sailing yachts

12 Unmissable Events To Attend On A Mediterranean Yacht Charter: 2024

2024 is shaping up to be a huge year for luxury events in the Mediterranean – here are the events to include on your luxury yacht charter itinerary.
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2024 Paris Olympic Games Yacht Charter

Combine world-class sports with the unmatched luxury of a yacht charter on the French Riviera during the Olympic games this summer.
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Mediterranean beach club

8 of the best mediterranean beach clubs to visit on a superyacht charter: 2024

Explore the top Mediterranean beach clubs perfect for luxury yacht charters. From Capri's Fontelina to Mykonos' Nammos, immerse in unparalleled coastal opulence and unparalleled experiences. Dive deep into the heart of Mediterranean luxury today.
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Pursuit - An Online Journal

Ultimate Atlas

Celebrating the new golden age of exploration in yachting and luxury lifestyle, ULTIMATE ATLAS explores new frontiers and unchartered territories. Someone who is synonymous with pushing boundaries and achieving the seemingly impossible is Sir Richard Branson – who we are delighted to feature as this edition’s front cover personality. Sir Richard speaks to Ocean Independence about a project very close to his heart – Virgin Galactic – and bringing commercial space travel to the public.

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Pursuit - An Online Journal

Custom Life

CUSTOM LIFE looks at the past, present and future of customisation and features an exclusive interview with the legendary Giorgio Armani, exploring how his eponymous label has evolved from fashion house to lifestyle brand.

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Pursuit - An Online Journal

Ultimate Technology

Welcome to Ultimate Technology, the fourth edition of PURSUIT. Our featured partnership with Tesla was borne from a client event we hosted at the iconic Tesla Zurich showroom. With Tesla being synonymous with sustainable technology and the yachting industry making revolutionary advancements in this area, Elon Musk, Tesla’s founder and the world’s most electrifying and famous eco-entrepreneur, is the perfect choice for the front cover feature.

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Pursuit - An Online Journal

Ultimate Craft

This eighth edition of PURSUIT explores the ultimate in human creativity, passion, innovation and master craftsmanship, being led by new levels of personalisation in yacht commissions.

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Pursuit - An Online Journal

Ultimate Style

This fifth edition of PURSUIT celebrates what can be considered the very epitome of yachting – style. From the intricate design of a yacht, to the choice of interior designer, through to the commissioning of crew uniforms – style is the essential ingredient.

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Pursuit - An Online Journal

Bold Innovation

Accepting the status quo is the easy option; making a meaningful change requires bold innovation. This edition of PURSUIT explores and celebrates the exciting advances being made across yachting.

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Pursuit - An Online Journal

Leading Legacy

The 11th edition in the series, LEADING LEGACY, celebrates storied brands and pioneering individuals whose innovations will leave the greatest inheritance, featuring an exclusive interview with Laird Hamilton – regarded as ‘the greatest waterman of all time’.

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Pursuit - An Online Journal

Future Optimists

The ninth edition in the series, FUTURE OPTIMISTS explores the themes underpinning the future of our industry and features an exclusive interview with Rolls-Royce, unveiling their new Coachbuild commission Boat Tail.

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