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Pearl 75

The UK brand, Pearl, has ramped up the stakes with a 75-footer that is well designed and well-lit in the interior, and with a lot features included in the standard price

Published: Wednesday, 03 July 2013

Jeanneau Prestige 550S

Dag Pike finds himself smitten with the latest entry in the Prestige line up from Jeanneau, with technical mastery meeting fine design in equal measures

Published: Wednesday, 03 July 2013

Beneteau MC5

Monte Carlo's new MC5 stopped by Hong Kong for some photos and a sea trial, to see just how pretty looks and a new hull design can make for an appealing package

Published: Wednesday, 03 July 2013

Azimut Magellano 43

Azimut continues to move downwards in size on its stylish expedition Magellano series, but seemingly upward in quality

Published: Tuesday, 02 July 2013

Indonesia – The Sunda Straits

The Sunda Straits are almost unknown as a cruising destination in Indonesia, but the fascination with this sleepy passage began with a bang, when the volcanic island of Krakatau blew itself apart in 1883. What has been left behind is now a treasure trove of discovery for the more adventurous yachtsman

Published: Tuesday, 02 July 2013

Thailand – Similan Islands

The Similan Islands, grouped around 50 miles to the northwest of Phuket, have some of the most arresting island landscapes that Thailand has to offer. The islands are no longer the secret adventure they used to be, but they still offer spectacular diving trips and are best explored on your own

Published: Tuesday, 07 May 2013

Indonesia – Anambas Islands

A yacht convoy left Singapore’s Raffles Marina to head over to the Indonesian Anambas Islands – a day’s journey but a world away from the cargo lanes of the Lion City – and showing that a modern cruising yacht opens up plenty of possibilities out of Singapore

Published: Tuesday, 07 May 2013

Horizon Yachts – Polaris

The Polaris 148 from Horizon, the yard’s first build in steel and aluminium, was built for the owner who enjoys eating, entertaining and most of all, exploring

Published: Tuesday, 07 May 2013