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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #35: Talitha G

#35: TALITHA G—247’4”

Visit Talitha G, and you’ll learn fun facts like: the engineer’s nickname is Banjo (due to his love of the instrument); the chief stewardess claims to have one of the largest collections of “desiccated wasps”; and a deckhand is one heckuva dancer. You’ll also find out that the captain has been with the yacht in a variety of roles for the past 13 years, so repeat charter clients have enjoyed seeing a familiar face on their visits. Be sure to click on the link to Talitha G’s live Web cam, too; when we did in May, she was crossing the Atlantic under fair skies, and in June she was enjoying the warm breezes in the South of France.

Y: 1929/1994; B: Krupps Kiel, Germany; N: Cox & Stevens; H: Steel; E: 2/1,400-hp Caterpillars

World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006: Index/List

This article originally appeared in the August 2006 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.

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