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World's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #46: Giant

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

#46: GIANT—247'0"Visit Giant Limited, and you can take a video tour of her deck areas, including her cavernous engine room. You can also look at lots of photos and detailed drawings of various...

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World's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #47: Leander

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

#47: LEANDER—245'3"Christopher SuffeleersLeanderCharter guests aboard Leander are treated to a royal welcome, but a real royal welcome occurred earlier this year when England's Prince Charles...

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World's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #48: Enigma

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

#48: ENIGMA—244'4"Enigma spent several months in Palma de Mallorca, Spain, this year, having some maintenance work done, among other things. The yacht has a half-court for basketball on her aft...

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World's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #49: Ilona

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

#49: ILONA—241'8"Visit YouTube, and you'll see a great demo of an expandable table custom-made for Ilona. The Internet is replete with plenty of other information about this lady, too, but most...

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World's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #50: Salem

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

#50: SALEM—241'0"Benoit Donne / Yacht-Images.comSalemLast summer this converted craft was put up for sale, for $19.75 million, the first time since she was transformed from a weather ship. She...

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World's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #51: Silver

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

#51: SILVER—240'5"This yacht might more aptly be named Silver Bullet, due to her low profile, silver hull, and the fact that she's capable of 25 knots. Befitting her styling, her decor includes...

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World's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #52: Laurel

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

#52: LAUREL—240'0"In May Laurel arrived in Australia, part of an extended world cruise that included prior stops in the United States, Panama, the Galapagos Islands, and Tahiti. The American...

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World's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #53: Siren

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

#53: SIREN—239'8"The same person who commissioned Triple Seven from Nobiskrug (no. 82) purchased this yacht after the yard had begun construction on her on a spec basis. She hit the water in...

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World's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #54: Predator

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

#54: PREDATOR—238'8"Merijn de Waard / Yacht-Images.comPredatorKarelian birch, macasar ebony, and zebrano woods adorn this exotic-looking lady's interior. Her arguably aggressive profile,...

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World's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #55: Queen K

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

#55: QUEEN K—238'2"From the Maldives to Malta, over the past several months this yacht has been turning heads. Her grey hull is one major reason why you can't miss her on the horizon. Several...

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World's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #56: RM Elegant

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

#56: RM ELEGANT—237'5"If you can get past her strange profile (is it just us, or does she resemble half an egg?), RM Elegant offers elegant accommodations for your charter party. Emphasis on "...

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World's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #57: Coral Island

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

#57: CORAL ISLAND—236'0"If you search the Internet high and low, you'll probably come across a promotional video that Lrssen created for this yacht, showcasing her exterior. And what an...

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World's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #58: Kogo

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

#58: KOGO—235'3"Burgess YachtsKogoMansour Ojjeh, who helped found the McLaren Formula 1 racing team, reportedly named his yacht for his wife. Terence Disdale graced her interior with serene,...

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