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America’s 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #6: Tatoosh

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted October 2008 | Add a Comment

#6: TATOOSH—301'8"Greek residents got a good look at Tatoosh, this summer when she spent a few weeks in Athens. But the big buzz about the yacht occurred in France in May when Paul Allen (see...

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America’s 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #7: Lone Ranger

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted October 2008 | Add a Comment

#7: LONE RANGER—255'0"Forty-eight million dollars will get you this converted icebreaking tug, which has a 31,000-mile range. That puts far-flung corners of the globe within easier reach...

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America’s 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #8: Talitha

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted October 2008 | Add a Comment

#8: TALITHA—247'4"You read that name right: She’s now Talitha, not Talitha G. This summer, shortly after she emerged from a refit at Blohm + Voss that saw the construction of new funnels to...

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America’s 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #9: Laurel

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted October 2008 | Add a Comment

#9: LAUREL—240'0"If you ever see Laurel, be sure to say hello to the littlest "crewmember," a toddler, who’s the daughter of the captain and the purser. The yacht was built with a nursery to...

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America’s 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #10: Utopia

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted October 2008 | Add a Comment

#10: UTOPIA—234'9"Despite sarcastic suggestions by Wall Street watchers who want him to sell his toys and prop up their stock holdings, Bill Miller, the Legg Mason Value Trust fund manager,...

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America’s 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #11: Skat

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted October 2008 | Add a Comment

#11: SKAT—233'0"To get a good sense of just how big this yacht is, visit mefeedia .com/entry/lum-120-simonyis-yacht/9910193/, You’ll see a video of bicyclists and people passing her by while...

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America’s 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #12: Reverie

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted October 2008 | Add a Comment

#12: REVERIE —229'7"Seems pretty silly to have a gym aboard a yacht with seven decks-after all, if you can’t get a workout running up and down the stairs, nothing will do the trick-but it’s...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #13: Martha Ann

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted October 2008 | Add a Comment

#13: MARTHA ANN—229'6"Even though all the guest staterooms on this new yacht’s lower deck feature king-size beds, no doubt someone’s going to make a run for the queen-equipped VIP, considering...

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America’s 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #14: Attessa

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted October 2008 | Add a Comment

#14: ATTESSA—225'0"Owned by Dennis Washington (see no. 5), the "small" Attessa on our list has a private cinema and, in the bridge-deck saloon, an antique marble fireplace. She’s solely for...

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America’s 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #15: Lady Anne

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted October 2008 | Add a Comment

#15: LADY ANNE—224'7"Venice, Italy, is one of the European cities Lady Anne visited this summer. Apparently the owners are big fans of cooking, so they have their own galley in their suite....

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America’s 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #16: Kismet

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted October 2008 | Add a Comment

#16: KISMET—223'1"Persian carvings flank the elevator in Kismet’s lobby, just outside the master suite. Guests have no reason to complain about their accommodations, considering the four...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #17: Archimedes

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted October 2008 | Add a Comment

#17: ARCHIMEDES—222'3"While her Web site, www.yachtarchimedes.com wasn’t fleshed out at presstime, and as per her owner’s instructions Feadship hasn’t released much information, we do know that...

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America’s 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #18: White Cloud

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted October 2008 | Add a Comment

#18: WHITE CLOUD—220'10"From Singapore to the South of France, there’s barely a harbor White Cloud hasn’t visited. She was in Thailand earlier this year, for example, before heading to one of...

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