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Luxury yacht

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A Luxury yacht (also super-yacht, large yacht and mega-yacht) is a very expensive, privately owned, professionally crewed sailing or motor yacht. [1]

41 relations: Advance provisioning allowance, America's Cup, Aristotle Onassis, Azzam (2013 yacht), Banana boat (boat), Berth (moorings), Blohm+Voss, Boat International Media, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Charles Henry Fletcher, Christina O, Cox & King, Diving, Eclipse (yacht), Euro, French Riviera, Galley (kitchen), Gas Engine & Power Company & Charles L. Seabury Company, Germany, Isle of Man, J-class yacht, List of large sailing yachts, List of motor yachts by length, List of sailboat designers and manufacturers, Luxury yacht tender, Marina, Marshall Islands, Monaco, Motorboat, MV Savarona, Palma de Mallorca, Personal water craft, Portofino, Puerto Banús, Roman Abramovich, Rostock, Shamrock (yacht), Thomas Lipton, Windsurfing, Yacht.

Advance provisioning allowance

Advance Provisioning Allowance (APA) is an advance payment required to be made to fund boarding costs typically amounting to 20 to 30% of the charter price used to cover the costs of yacht preparation, requested supplies, port, mooring and other legal charges and fees, diesel and fuel, communications, crew gratuities, extras and depends on guest particular request for services, itinerary, food, beverages etc.

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America's Cup

The America's Cup, affectionately known as the "Auld Mug", is a trophy awarded to the winner of the America's Cup match races between two sailing yachts.

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Aristotle Onassis

Aristotle Socrates Onassis (Αριστοτέλης Ωνάσης, Aristotelis Onasis; 20 January 1906 – 15 March 1975), commonly called Ari or Aristo Onassis, was a Greek shipping magnate who amassed the world's largest privately owned shipping fleet and was one of the world's richest and most famous men.

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Azzam (2013 yacht)

Azzam (Arab. "resolute") is a private yacht built by Lürssen Yachts.

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Banana boat (boat)

A banana boat (or water sled), is an unpowered, inflatable recreational boat meant to be towed.

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Berth (moorings)

A berth is a designated location in a port or harbour used for mooring vessels when they are not at sea.

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Blohm+Voss (B+V), also written historically as Blohm & Voss, Blohm und Voß etc., is a German shipbuilding and engineering company, Founded in Hamburg in 1877 to specialise in steel-hulled ships, its most famous product is the World War II battleship Bismarck.

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Boat International Media

Boat International Media is the leading media group serving the superyacht industry.

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British Virgin Islands

The British Virgin Islands (BVI), officially simply "Virgin Islands", are a British Overseas Territory in the Caribbean, to the east of Puerto Rico.

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Cayman Islands

The Cayman Islands is an autonomous British Overseas Territory in the western Caribbean Sea.

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Charles Henry Fletcher

Charles Henry Fletcher (aka Chas. H. Fletcher in company advertising) organized and led The Centaur Company, makers of the eponymous "Fletcher's Castoria", serving as President and General Manager.

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Christina O

Christina O is a private motor yacht that once belonged to billionaire Greek shipowner Aristotle Onassis.

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Cox & King

Cox & King were a British firm based in London in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

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Diving is the sport of jumping or falling into water from a platform or springboard, usually while performing acrobatics.

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Eclipse (yacht)

M/Y Eclipse is a luxury motor yacht built by Blohm+Voss of Hamburg, Germany.

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The euro (sign: €; code: EUR) is the official currency of the European Union.

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French Riviera

The French Riviera (known in French as the Côte d'Azur,; Còsta d'Azur; literal translation "Coast of Azure") is the Mediterranean coastline of the southeast corner of France.

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Galley (kitchen)

The galley is the compartment of a ship, train, or aircraft where food is cooked and prepared.

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Gas Engine & Power Company & Charles L. Seabury Company

Gas Engine & Power Company & Charles L. Seabury Company was a ship building firm located in Morris Heights, New York.

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Germany (Deutschland), officially the Federal Republic of Germany (Bundesrepublik Deutschland), is a sovereign state in central-western Europe.

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Isle of Man

The Isle of Man (Ellan Vannin), also known simply as Mann (Mannin), is a self-governing British Crown dependency in the Irish Sea between the islands of Great Britain and Ireland.

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J-class yacht

A J-Class yacht is a single-masted racing sailboat built to the specifications of Nathanael Herreshoff's Universal Rule.

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List of large sailing yachts

This article lists active sailing yachts in excess of 110ft in sparred length.

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List of motor yachts by length

This is a list of the world's longest motor luxury yachts, with a length of 75 meters (≈250 feet) and up.

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List of sailboat designers and manufacturers

This is a list of notable sailboat designers and manufacturers, which are described by an article in English Wikipedia.

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Luxury yacht tender

A luxury yacht tender is a vessel used for servicing and providing support and entertainment to a private or charter luxury yacht.

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A marina (from Spanish, Portuguese and Italian: marina, "coast" or "shore") is a dock or basin with moorings and supplies for yachts and small boats.

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Marshall Islands

The Marshall Islands, officially the Republic of the Marshall Islands (Aolepān Aorōkin M̧ajeļ), is an island country located near the equator in the Pacific Ocean, slightly west of the International Date Line.

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Monaco, officially the Principality of Monaco (Principauté de Monaco), is a sovereign city-state, country and microstate on the French Riviera in Western Europe.

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A motorboat, speedboat, or powerboat is a boat which is powered by an engine.

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MV Savarona

The MV Savarona (also sometimes M/Y, for motor yacht) is the Presidential yacht of the Republic of Turkey reserved for the use of the President of Turkey.

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Palma de Mallorca

Palma de Mallorca, frequently used name for the city of Palma, is the capital and largest city of the autonomous community of the Balearic Islands in Spain.

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Personal water craft

A personal watercraft (PWC), also called water scooter, jetski, and comically a boatercycle, is a recreational watercraft that the rider sits or stands on, rather than inside of, as in a boat.

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Portofino is an Italian fishing village and holiday resort famous for its picturesque harbour and historical association with celebrity and artistic visitors.

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Puerto Banús

Puerto José Banús, more commonly known simply as Puerto Banús, is a marina located in the area of Nueva Andalucía, to the southwest of Marbella, Spain on the Costa del Sol.

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Roman Abramovich

Roman Arkadyevich Abramovich (Russian: Рома́н Арка́дьевич Абрамо́вич,; Hebrew: רומן אברמוביץ'; born 24 October 1966) is a Russian-Israeli billionaire businessman, investor, and politician.

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Rostock is a city in the north German state Mecklenburg-Vorpommern.

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Shamrock (yacht)

Shamrock was a racing yacht built in 1898 that was the unsuccessful Irish challenger for the 1899 America's Cup against the United States defender, ''Columbia''.

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Thomas Lipton

Sir Thomas Johnstone Lipton, 1st Baronet, KCVO (10 May 1848 – 2 October 1931) was a Scotsman of Irish parentage who was a self-made man, merchant, and yachtsman.

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Windsurfing is a surface water sport that combines elements of surfing and sailing.

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A yacht is a watercraft used for pleasure or sports.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Luxury_yacht

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