Feadship has launched the 47-metre Project 697 for an experienced owner keen to revisit the classic era of Feadship motoryachts while enjoying a rich range of cutting-edge on board facilities. Reminiscent of beauties such as Feadship’s 1992 Aurora B., she marries a striking Midnight Blue hull with a sophisticated superstructure in Matterhorn White aluminium and exterior teak woodwork with stainless steel details.
Amsterdam residents accustomed to enjoying the waters in and around the Dutch capital are in for an additional treat this weekend as two giant Feadships pass through on their way north. The 97-metre Faith and 81-metre Air will be heading to the Feadship refit facility in Makkum, returning home to the Netherlands and the craftsmen who know them best for a range of activities designed to meet evolving owner requirements while retaining brand status.
Between 30th September and 8th October, the glamorous resort town of Saint Tropez will once again host the main sailing event on the Cote d'Azur, the Voiles de St Tropez. The iconic regatta will bring together some 300 magnificent vintage and modern sailing yachts from across Europe for a seafaring spectacle unlike any other. Adrenaline-inducing racing meets laid-back entertainment, as the international sailing community gathers in one of the world’s most exclusive destinations.
Working on a yacht is a challenging but highly rewarding career. Finding the best yacht crew vacancies involves a combination of hard work, luck and knowing the right people. A yachtie’s life is built on the philosophy of ‘work hard, play hard’, and there are plenty of rewarding jobs available on luxury yachts for the right candidates with the correct attitude. When you do get a few days’ break, you might be fortunate enough to attend prestigious events like the Monaco Yacht Show. Whether seeking employment on a better boat or searching for your first position, the Monaco Yacht Show is the perfect event at which to boost your job prospects.