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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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World's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #59: Utopia

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

#59: UTOPIA—234'9"Utopia may have her new Web site YachtUtopia.net up and running by the time you read this; it was still under construction when we were going to press. Hopefully it'll...

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World's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #60: Skat

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

#60: SKAT—233'0"More yacht owners should be like Charles Simonyi, the Hungarian-American software genius who not only travels frequently aboard his yacht, he actually travels to different...

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World's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #61: The One

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

#61: THE ONE—233'0"Still graced with a blue hull (which she has had since delivery 35 years ago), this Lrssen frequents the South of France and Monaco. Her owner is Italian.Y: 1973; B: Lrssen,...

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World's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #62: Boadicea

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

#62: BOADICEA—231'3"With a range of 7,000 NM at 14 knots, Boadicea pretty much can venture where she wants to. She was put up for sale late last year by Australian media baron Reg Grundy but is...

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