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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #47: Katharine

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

#47: KATHARINE—177'0"Katharine is one of many yachts equipped with special ocean-monitoring equipment from the International SeaKeepers Society. It collects data on everything from water...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #48: Kisses

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

#48: KISSES—175'0"This Feadship spent time this summer in Sag Harbor, New York, and in Massachusetts waters. Her owner, said to be an automobile dealer, was apparently seen around some of the...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #49: Noble House

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

#49: NOBLE HOUSE—173'9"#48: NOBLE HOUSE—173'9"A new blue hull color took yacht-spotters in the Med by surprise this summer. Charter brokers say her aft bridge deck is a favorite spot for...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #50: Sea Bowld

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

#50: SEA BOWLD—173'9"For sale for $33.9 million, Sea Bowld is said to be capable of high speeds for a yacht her size: nearly 27 knots at top end, in fact. Her somewhat minimalist interior...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #51: Ice Bear

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

#51: ICE BEAR—173'0"Ice Bear is a familiar sight in Alaskan waters. Like SuRi (see next listing), she’s been the subject of some pretty crazy rumors. One had actor Mel Gibson as her owner,...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #52: Passion

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

#52: PASSION—173'0"If you think her bright-yellow sunpads (nicely complemented by the Jacuzzi’s water) look cool, wait ‘til you enter her game room. It’s fitted with a 72-inch plasma TV,...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #53: SuRi

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

#53: SuRi—173'0"From Seattle to Tahiti this year, dozens of people were convinced that actor Tom Cruise owned this yacht. Why? Because he named his daughter Suri. The truth is, SuRi (as the...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #54: Big Eagle

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

#54: BIG EAGLE—172'0"When you visit www.bigeagleyacht.com, be sure to click on the link labeled "The Crew" and read the bio of Christina Virgilio. She’s the captain of this famous yacht,...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #55: Gallant Lady

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

#55: GALLANT LADY—172'0"#60: GALLANT LADY—168'0"If you like yachts (of course you do) and need a wall calendar, consider ordering the Gallant Lady calendar, complete with a variety of...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #56: Taipan

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

#56: TAIPAN—172'0"Befitting her Asian decor, Taipan has been cruising in Thailand. She’s also spent time in the Med and along the East Coast of the United States. The yacht was originally owned...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #57: Battered Bull

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

#57: BATTERED BULL—170'9"Considering local officials in Grenada are trying to attract more mega-yachts, they were probably pleased to see Battered Bull cruising there in January. Since the...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #58: Time For Us

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

#58: TIME FOR US—170'7"The ex-Halcyon Days now belongs to a Midwestern couple who have had a few yachts over the years. They purchased this one after parting ways with Burger Boat Company over...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #59: Dream

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

#59: DREAM—169'9"Not only can you see a variety of photos of Dream’s interior on her Web site, www.yachtdream.com , but you can also take virtual-reality tours of it. We especially like seeing...

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