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Palma International Boat Show 2024: Everything you need to know

Taking place between 25 - 28 April 2024, 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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Yacht Tour: PRINCESS M

An exceedingly popular Princess model and effortlessly stylish flybridge yacht, this 30 metre motor yacht for sale combines exceptional space with Princess Yachts’ trademark striking silhouette.
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VAT on Superyacht Charters: Everything you need to know

When browsing the world’s finest yachts and destinations for your next luxury vacation, an often-overlooked consideration is charter taxes, namely Value Added Tax (VAT).
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SOEL SENSES 62

Electric Boats: SOEL SENSES 62 Shines As A Proven Concept

Step into a world where luxury and sustainability intertwine, and the SOEL SENSES 62 solar electric luxury catamaran reigns supreme.
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Love and Luxury: Honeymoon Yacht Charters

Dreaming of Bahamian relaxation, Sardinian romance, or a Balearic cruise? Explore our curated honeymoon charter destinations and yachts.
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BOLIDE 80 Fastest Yacht

What Makes The BOLIDE 80 The Fastest Yacht In The World?

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Charter consultants discuss the yacht charter market at PIBS 2023

Discover the luxury yacht charter world, including insider tips, popular destinations for 2023, challenges faced, and memorable charter success stories.
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Blue Hole, Belize

Investing in Excellence: Empowered Professionals at Ocean Independence

Step into a world where opulence and expertise coexist, and where the future of luxury yachting is shaped by the hands of the industry's most promising talent.
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The Private Jet: Your Time Machine

Make the most of your valuable time and indulge in the ultimate luxury experience with a private jet rental.
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Inside Zijlstra Interiors: Crafting Luxury Interiors for Over 80 Years

In light of our new partnership with Zijlstra Interiors, discover how the company has become a leader in creating unique luxury yacht interiors in this interview with Owner, Jos Aarts.
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MARALA yacht for charter

Broker Tour: MARALA

As a masterpiece of understatement and yet a symbol of exceptionalism, join Senior Charter Manager Stephanie Archer to discover why MARALA sets sail as a nominee for the 2023 World Superyacht Awards.
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DOPAMINE

Broker Tour: ARTEMIS

To uncover what sets ARTEMIS (ex DOPAMINE) apart as a stunning charter yacht, we joined Ocean Independence Senior Charter Manager and Group Director, Daphne D'Offay, for an exclusive tour.
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Experience Something Special: HALCYON for Charter

Escape to paradise aboard the exquisite HALCYON superyacht for charter in the Bahamas.
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SOEL SENSES 62

The SOEL SENSES 62: A Pioneer of Sustainable Yachting

With more yacht owners demanding green options, Soel Yachts are leading the way in truly eco-friendly luxury yachting.
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Five Reasons to Charter in Croatia

A destination that leaves a lasting impression on all who set foot on its shores, this idyllic location presents an unforgettable charter experience.
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Hanneke Maljaars and Michela Bellini

International Women’s Day 2023

As we celebrate International Women's Day, it's important to recognise the achievements of women in various professions, including the luxury superyacht industry.
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Top 5 Catamarans For Sale

With the popularity for catamarans continuing to soar, we have compiled a list of our top five currently on the market.
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Charge up your Superyacht Experience: The Top Six Electric Tenders

Choosing the right tender is a key part of making sure your time on a superyacht is unforgettable.
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20 Common Phrases with a Nautical Origin

The world of seafaring has a rich history and culture, and many of the phrases and idioms we use in our everyday language have their origins in nautical terminology.
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Dubai International Boat Show 2024: Everything you need to know

Taking place between 28 February - 03 March 2024, 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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CAPTAIN COOK

Owner’s Experience: On Board Sailing Yacht CAPTAIN COOK

With Owners Ahmet and Cigdem Ongun
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Peter Hürzeler

Meet the Team: Peter Hürzeler

With 30 years of experience in the yachting industry and thousands of sea miles to his name, we talk to co-founder and CEO of Ocean Independence Peter Hürzeler.
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Rebecca Pattinson

Meet the Team: Rebecca Pattinson

With a passion for her career and life as a whole, we dive into the intriguing world of Senior Charter Broker and ultramarathon runner Rebecca Pattinson.
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AQUARIUS superyacht

Superyacht AQUARIUS set to steal the show in all-new Netflix sequel

Dive into the luxury world of the Glass Onion yacht, AQUARIUS, the star superyacht from Netflix's sequel, "Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery".
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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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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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