Luxury Transport

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World’s Most Luxurious Yachts

By Codelia Mantsebo The yachting life has rapidly evolved into unrivaled extravagance redefining the concept of luxury traveling. Flowing waterfalls, mini submarines and a 24-carat gold Aquavista Panoramic Wall Aquarium are just some of the features aboard some of the world’s most luxurious yachts. These floating mansions are filled with ultra modern amenities, top-of-the-range technology gadgets and interior designs that […]

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7 of the World’s Most Luxurious Cars

If you’re looking to invest in a luxury car we want to make sure you get everything and more. Our findings of these vehicles’ hand crafted luxury materials and first rate motor abilities caught our eye. Created with only the finest ingredients, these luxury cars, from sporty Porsches to classic Bentleys, are sure to tick all the boxes in your pursuit […]

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Yachting and Beyond: News in Brief

A pioneering benchmark in superyacht design, Icon has been refitted and extended to incorporate a new pool, expanded beach club, larger gym, new hammam and sauna. Built in the Netherlands in 2010, Icon is on the market for around $71m. Contact Jean-Marie Recamier, senior sales broker at Camper & Nicholsons (Antibes), +33 4 9291 2912,, Conceived as a […]


Monaco Yacht Show

There is no greater celebration and concentration of quality superyachts than the Monaco Yacht Show. Now in its 26th year, the Show, hosted under the patronage of H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco, continues to host more yacht debuts, VIP owner experiences and on water sales than ever before. Elite Traveler swept in for a whistle-stop tour and has selected […]


Ferretti Group Open Days 2016 – Never Mind The Rain

Three days 10-12 June of less than sparkling weather failed to dampen enthusiasm for the 2nd edition of the Ferretti Group Open Days 2016, held at Ferretti Group Asia Pacific’s service facility in Aberdeen, Hong Kong. “Yes, we have had a lot of rain,” said Alessandro Tirelli, Sales Director, Ferretti Group Asia Pacific. “But the weather didn’t put off the […]


Ferretti Group Open Days 2016: Three Unique Yachts

Following on from the first edition in March, Ferretti Group Asia Pacific is ready to welcome guests to another ‘Ferretti Group Open Days’ weekend at its Hong Kong Service Centre, in Aberdeen, Hong Kong. On display will be three amazing Ferretti Yachts maxi flybridge yachts, all in the ‘Tai He Ban’ special edition: the brand’s flagship Ferretti Yachts 960, the […]

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Superyacht Marina Developer, Mehmet Bayraktar, unveils The Deck at Island Gardens

By Codelia Mantsebo Island Gardens Deep Harbour, North America’s first superyacht marina on Miami’s Watson Island in the US, has announced the opening of The Deck, an outdoor lounge for superyacht owners. The Deck at Island Gardens is the latest addition to the still-developing superyacht marina, which intends to offer a solitary hotspot to complement yachting. Offering panoramic waterfront views […]


UHNW Luxury Yachting Sector Trends Revealed by Camper & Nicholsons and Wealth X

By Codelia Mantsebo Wealth-X, the global authority on wealth intelligence, and Camper & Nicholsons, the global leader in luxury yachting activities, have released a first-of-its-kind report on the world’s ultra wealthy and the luxury yachting sector. “This report identifies the convergence of this segment’s desire for privacy as well as their seeking of new and unique experiences in their travel,” says […]


Romora Bay: Bahamian Luxury in the Heart of Harbour Island

Situated among the pink sand beaches and lush landscaping The Bahamas have become so well known for, the luxurious Romora Bay Resort and Marina is in a class of its own. Blending Bahamian ambience with world class services, the island also offers a wealth of activities with something to suit everyone, from swimming to kite surfing, while the quiet beaches […]


Princess Yachts’ 50th Anniversary Limited Edition SEABOB

To mark Princess Yachts’ 50th anniversary, the superyacht builder has teamed with Cayago AG to launch two Limited Edition Seabob designs. The stylish luxury sea toy is able to carry its user along the top of the water as well as allowing the user to dive below the water. The Seabob is described as “the world’s fastest water sled” by German manufacturers Cayago AG […]

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