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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #76: Sokar

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006 | Add a Comment

#76: SOKAR—208'3"Thirty-two million dollars will get you the famous yacht upon which the late Dodi al-Fayed wooed the late Princess Diana. Anyone with young children or assistants on call...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #77: Lionheart

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006 | Add a Comment

#77: LIONHEART—206'7"A repeat customer of Benetti (widely reported to be Philip Green, a British retail magnate) took delivery of his latest and largest yacht this spring. If you see her, keep...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #78: Force Blue

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006 | Add a Comment

#78: FORCE BLUE—206'0"Formula One team owner Flavio Briatore took in the sights and sounds of the Monaco Grand Prix from the decks of his yacht in May. He often entertains super models and...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #79: Northern Star

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006 | Add a Comment

#79: NORTHERN STAR—206'0"While her country-home interior decor stands in sharp contrast to her rugged exterior looks, Northern Star is intended to be a home away from home for her Canadian...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #80: Lady Lola

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006 | Add a Comment

#80: LADY LOLA—205'5"While the Travel Channel continues to air a program featuring a tour of this yacht given by her former owners, an American couple, Lady Lola has been owned by a European...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #81: Apogee

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006 | Add a Comment

#81: APOGEE—205'0"A funny thing happened to Darwin Deason, a Texan who runs the computer company ACS, several years ago. He told D Magazine, “We were going to the beach one day, and it was...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #82: Fortunato

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006 | Add a Comment

#82: FORTUNATO—204'5"The ex-Cakewalk has been used by a private owner for personal cruises in the Med and other spots for about two years.Y: 2000; B: Feadship/Royal Van Lent Shipyard, Holland...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #83: Virginian

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006 | Add a Comment

#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 tell; people ranging...

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

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006 | Add a Comment

#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 himself within his suite...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #85: Moneikos

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006 | Add a Comment

#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: Codecasa, Italy; N:...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #86: Rasselas

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006 | Add a Comment

#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. But in reality,...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #87: Sarah

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006 | Add a Comment

#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 forward on her...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #88: Solemar

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006 | Add a Comment

#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, raised on the same...

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