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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #83: Virginian

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#83: VIRGINIAN—204'2"The mahogany-paneled saloon with a working fireplace is the perfect place to relax aboard Virginian. If her walls could talk, imagine the tales they’d...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #84: Lady Christina

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#84: LADY CHRISTINA—203'4"If you’re going to treat yourself to a little luxury, borrow a page from this yacht’s owner: He’s devoted a private saloon and dining area to...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #85: Moneikos

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#85: MONEIKOS—203'4"This spring an Italian took delivery of his newest yacht from Codecasa, though this one is nearly 40 feet longer than his previous vessel.Y: 2006; B:...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #86: Rasselas

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#86: RASSELAS—203'4"If you compare interior photos of this Rasselas to her predecessor, another Feadship about 30 feet smaller, you might conclude that she’s a carbon copy....

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #87: Sarah

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#87: SARAH—203'4"Sarah is just one of many yachts that have enjoyed cruising in Spain in recent years. Donald Starkey oversaw both her styling and interior design. Fully...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #88: Solemar

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#88: SOLEMAR—201'8"The owner’s suite is a two-deck affair on the main deck aboard Solemar. Just one question, though: Who could possibly concentrate on work in the office,...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #89: Esmeralda

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#89: ESMERALDA—201'7"Esmeralda caters to large charter parties, given her 11 staterooms. Her 33-foot beam also means there’s plenty of room on all four decks.Y: 1981; B:...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #90: New Sunrise

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#90: NEW SUNRISE—201'1"Charter guests can tickle the ivories in this canoe-sterned yacht’s saloon, or they can admire the sunrise insignia (golden, of course) on her mast...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #91: Il Vagabondo Again

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#91: IL VAGABONDO AGAIN—200'7"Owners sometimes do the strangest things: This yacht was rechristened with the name you see here after being known as Il Vagabondo, but all...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #92: Darnice III

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#92: DARNICE III—200'1"When this yacht was being built at Benetti, her owner had a stake in the shipyard. She could still be owned by that same person, a Libyan by birth who...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #93: April Fool

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#93: APRIL FOOL—200'0"Fittingly, this lady was launched on April 1. An American acquired her early in the construction process, under the project name Lioness. Not much is...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #94: Madiz

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#94: MADIZ—200'0"This iron-hulled lady was known as the royal yacht HMS Hiniesta in service of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth of England. She’s been in Greece undergoing...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #95: Mylin IV

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#95: MYLIN IV—200'0"This is the fourth Mylin commissioned by the late Ted Arison of Carnival Cruise Lines and is presently owned by his son Micky, who runs Carnival and also...

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