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America’s 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #21: Apogee

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

#21: APOGEE—205'0"Water skis, fishing gear, kayaks, you name it; Apogee’s got it. There’s even a jukebox and karaoke system to keep guests entertained (or, as the case may be, running to their...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #22: Fortunato

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

#22: FORTUNATO—204'5"Some yachts show off new paint jobs, others show off an extension or restyling. Not to be outdone, shortly after New Year’s Day, Fortunato showed off a cool new accessory:...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #23: Mylin IV

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

#23: MYLIN IV—200'0"Seen in Norway in July, Mylin IV has been visiting northern climes in summertime for the past few years. She’s the larger of two yachts (see no. 38) belonging to Mickey...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #24: April Fool

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

#24: APRIL FOOL—199'10"Despite what other yachts her size range feature, April Fool has just four guest staterooms. Her owner planned to cruise with just intimate parties, so he didn’t feel the...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #25: Mduse

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

#25: MDUSE—198'10"Mduse, whose name means jellyfish in French, is the second yacht on our list owned by Paul Allen (see no. 2). He’s traveled to some amazing places onboard, including the...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #26: Blue Moon

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

#26: BLUE MOON—198'0"You’ll have to pardon the residents of Milwaukee who went a little nuts last July when this yacht pulled into town. You see, some of them swore they saw Oprah Winfrey and...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #27: Paraffin

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

#27: PARAFFIN—197'2"Why would a 400-bottle wine collection be aboard a yacht unless there was a gimbaled champagne holder to accompany them, to prevent precious drops from spilling? Seriously,...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #28: Pegasus

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

#28: PEGASUS—196'9"Formerly known as Aviva II, this lady had us a bit confused last year. One reliable source insisted her owner under that name was American, while others declared the owner...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #29: Oasis

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

#29: OASIS—194'9"When this yacht’s owner was putting together the build and design team, he chose Glade Johnson for the styling because he was a fan of Johnson’s handiwork aboard another Lrssen...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #30: Intuition II

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

#30: INTUITION II—193'7"A familiar site in the Northeast, Intuition II often spends summers in Sag Harbor, New York. She was launched as Spica, a pilot ship, and still retains some of that...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #31: Calixe

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

#31: CALIXE—193'0"Wendy McCaw, the Californian who’s been embroiled in a two-year-long battle with employees of her newspaper, the Santa Barbara News-Press, keeps her Feadship at the...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #32: Linda Lou

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

#32: LINDA LOU—191'10"With just four guest staterooms on her lower deck, Linda Lou ensures friends and family of the owners are comfortably accommodated. Birch, elm, madrona, and teak are used...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #33: Seawolf

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

#33: SEAWOLF—190'8"This yacht’s recent history as far as her name is concerned is a bit confusing, so bear with us. A few years ago, when she was converted from her origins as a Dutch pilot...

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