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Bold Ambition Gallery

Posted February 2008 | Add a Comment

Even though other European explorers had reached China by the time Marco Polo, his father, and his uncle had done so in the late 13th century, the colorful tales the young...

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Master Class Gallery

Posted February 2008 | Add a Comment

Peter de Savary is a larger-than-life entrepreneur with a cigar to match. Well-known in his native UK, even after all these years, as the man behind his 1983 America's Cup...

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Mixing Business With Pleasure Gallery

Posted February 2008 | Add a Comment

Lürssen's KismetI nibbled on a pineapple skewer as the rain fell in a hush against the gray hull of Kismet. At 223 feet LOA with a beam of 42 feet and towering 66 feet to the...

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Fun and Games Gallery

Posted February 2008 | Add a Comment

It was midway through the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, and I stood in the Trinity Yachts tent, waiting to tour its newly christened megayacht Mine Games. By all...

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Family Room Gallery

Posted February 2008 | Add a Comment

As the oldest of eight children, Rich Frain grew up looking to find his own space. "We lived in a 1,500-square-foot house," he recalls. "I can't remember ever taking a shower...

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Glory Hallelujah Gallery

Posted January 2008 | Add a Comment

She was impossible to miss. While nearly 100 other megayachts were tied stern-to along the quays in Monaco, and while some of them were more than double her length, Ocean Glory...

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Kindred Spirits Gallery

Posted January 2008 | Add a Comment

At most yards the first step in building a yacht involves rolling out fiberglass mat or cutting huge sheets of metal. At Lazzara Yachts, however, it all starts with pasta.From...

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Stern Shot Gallery

Posted December 2007 | Add a Comment

Use the data in this E-Series display to find the location of both the photo (waypoint) and the boat. E-mail your answer to sternshot@powerandmotoryacht.com by October 15, 2008,...

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S Is for Spectacular Gallery

Posted October 2007 | Add a Comment

When you pack your bag for a trip to Dubai, it's just as well to include, along with your sunglasses, passport, and gold credit card, some suspension of disbelief. Nothing quite...

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A Thousand Feet of Feadships Gallery

Posted October 2007 | Add a Comment

Despite having owned more than 200 boats, ranging from a 19-footer to a 172-footer, in practically every make and style you can think of, Jim Moran decided in 2004 that he wanted...

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Langford's Love Gallery

Posted October 2007 | Add a Comment

When Frances Langford, the stunning songstress who famously crooned, "I'm in the Mood for Love," first met her husband, Ralph Evinrude, the two didn't talk Hollywood. They didn't...

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2007 Fort Lauderdale Boat Show Gallery

Posted October 2007 | Add a Comment

The Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS) is this week, and our editors have it covered. Here, straight from the show, we're giving you a look at the newest boats,...

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Bring 'em On Gallery

Posted October 2007 | Add a Comment

Elizabeth Ginns BrittenIt’s true what they say—dogs really are man’s best friend. They're always happy to see you when you get home, they’re never in a bad mood, and as long...

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Man of the Hour Gallery

Posted September 2007 | Add a Comment

Southeastern Canada is definitely an off-the-beaten-course destination, one that bursts with harbors and history from the border of Maine up to Newfoundland and beyond. In other,...

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A Hint of Charter Gallery

Posted September 2007 | Add a Comment

I had used the C word. And now the sommelier was rabid.It was sometime between glass number seven and glass number nine on the tasting menu that I innocently, if perhaps a bit...

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Natural Law Gallery

Posted September 2007 | Add a Comment

On the southwest corner of a small Greek island called Symi, there is a harbor surrounded on two sides by wild brush and on the third by a sprawling monastery. The ornate, 18th-...

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The River Rats of Ramadi Gallery

Posted September 2007 | Add a Comment

For coalition forces Ramadi is the most dangerous city in Iraq. The capital of sprawling Al Anbar province in western Iraq, the city lies 65 miles west of Baghdad. Ramadi is the...

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The Hard Core Facts Gallery

Posted August 2007 | Add a Comment

Craftsmen apply core-bonding putty to the inner surface of the laminate.It's probably just human nature. Whether the controversy is Ford versus Chevy, Yankees versus Red Sox, or...

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Renaissance Men Gallery

Posted August 2007 | Add a Comment

Paul BrouMiller Marine's Bimbo (left) and Mike Miller.Mike Miller and his brother Bimbo don't mess much with advertising and PR. So I first got wind of their Florida Panhandle...

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R-E-S-P-E-C-T Gallery

Posted August 2007 | Add a Comment

I can so easily gush about the cabinetry and carpentry coming out of Lyman-Morse Boatbuilding, but truthfully no amount of gush suffices. While some of the photographs here reveal...

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Island Odyssey Gallery

Posted August 2007 | Add a Comment

PMY has had a different company boat every year since 1988—most christened Office Ours—and every year they get a little bigger and a little more luxurious. In 2005 we...

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World's 100 Largest Yachts 2007 #99: Rasselas Gallery

Posted July 2007 | Add a Comment

Rasselas looks strikingly similar to her predecessor-but then again, sometimes looks are deceiving.Sad news: Kenneth Rainin, the American entrepreneur who owned this lovely...

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Pleasure Pursuit Gallery

Posted July 2007 | Add a Comment

Carnival Cruise Lines may have registered "fun ship" for its fleet, but judging from the amenities aboard Sun Chaser as well as a cruising calendar that leaves even larger yachts...

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World's 100 Largest Yachts 2007 #67: Kismet Gallery

Posted July 2007 | Add a Comment

Code-named Falcon while under construction, this new Lürssen is available for charter. Some of the highlights that should attract cruisers include a cinema, a disco, and a "...

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Slippery When Wet Gallery

Posted July 2007 | Add a Comment

If you've ever seen anything like this before, you've probably been doing something you shouldn't: either snooping round a couple of select UK shipyards or attracting the...

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