Château Les Oliviers de Salettes

Tuesday, October 1st, 2019

Rural France is littered with castles and châteaux.  Built hundreds of years ago many have now been converted into country house hotels.  Some have been converted well………. others have not.     Fortunately for us, our next stop on our all electric trip to Monaco falls into the former category.  Château Les Oliviers de Salettes is a charming hotel restaurant and […]

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Through France Towards Monaco

Monday, September 23rd, 2019

Our electric journey through France towards the Monaco Yacht Show continues on day 2. We leave the bustle of the city and head into the rural countryside. It is only when you sit behind the wheel of a car and look at the miles of empty roads that you truly understand how big France is […]

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Electric Cars to Monte Carlo

Sunday, September 22nd, 2019

Electric cars using only battery power are part of our life at home. They are part of our own clean home policy in which we endeavour to keep our lives as portion free as is possible. We are trying on a very personal level to do our bit to save the oceans and in turn […]

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Charging Towards Monaco

Friday, September 20th, 2019

Each and every September, the Principality of Monaco plays host to a Superyacht Show.  It is an exhibition of extraordinary, one-off superyachts built by the world’s most respected shipyards for their extremely wealthy clients. As two of the industry’s leading superyacht reporters we attend each show as we have done for the past 20 years to […]

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Le Boat Wins Travel Marketing Award

Friday, March 15th, 2019

Self drive boat operator Le Boat has won the Gold award for the best ‘Advertising Campaign at the Travel Marketing Awards. They won the award in the ‘under £250k media spend’ category.   The campaign was conducted by the UK based marketing agency Accord.  The boat operator was recognised for advertising that was carried out during their […]

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Select Sunningdale receives British Airways Customer Excellence Award

Wednesday, March 13th, 2019

Select Sunningdale has received a British Airways Customer Excellence Award for 2018. This award comes from unbiased customer reviews and is designed to showcase the hotels that make their guests the happiest.  Select Holiday Resorts is the dedicated leisure sales arm of CLC World Resorts & Hotels. It has three resorts on the Costa del […]

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Ibiza Hotel Welcomes Superyachts

Friday, March 8th, 2019

Timed to coincide with the first superyacht arrivals on Ibiza the Atzaro Group are unveiling their very latest Ibiza relaunch. The ever popular beach club restaurant Atzaro Beach (situated on the sparkling shores of Cala Nova in Ibiza’s popular North-East), has been revamped this season with an extensive interior and exterior refurbishment. 2019 promises to […]

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Dallinghoo a Schooner for Charter

Wednesday, March 6th, 2019

Who is she? The schooner Dallinghoo is a top masted gaff schooner with an overall length of over 30 metres.  Built to a classic style sailing cruiser she is designed by Dudley Dix. Her present owner, a superyacht Captain totally rebuilt the yacht over a two year period from 2014 to 2016.            Where is she chartering? […]

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Eat Breakfast and Say Farewell

Saturday, March 2nd, 2019

The yacht has cruised through the night to reach Sorong our final destination before dawn. There comes a time in every great adventure when the departure date on the airline tickets match those on today’s calendar. Sadly it was time for us to eat breakfast and bid farewell. The crew of Prana by Atzaro have […]

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Piaynemo, Another Not To be Missed Location

Thursday, February 28th, 2019

The next morning with our seven sails set and billowing ahead of us, we motor sailed from Aljui Bay. The yacht headed westwards towards the island of Piayemo also marked on charts as Pianemo and on others as Penemu.  Part of the National Park, this deep water anchorage is well worth visiting. But like us, visit early […]

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