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Entries from May 2008

Fat Turtle’s “Where the @#%& Did I Park My Yacht”

May 27th, 2008 · No Comments

One of the most fun bars at Yacht Haven Grande St. Thomas is Fat Turtle – Friday nights there are becoming the talk of the Island.  They have this great drink called a “Where the @#*% Did I Park my Yacht” (once you see the ingredients you will understand why). I thought I would share […]

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Latest Video from Nikki Beach Turks & Caicos

May 20th, 2008 · No Comments

Here’s a little video highlighting the new Nikki Beach Resort Turks & Caicos which is home to the IGY marina — The Turks & Caicos Yacht Club.
Enjoy!

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Here’s an interesting fact…

May 12th, 2008 · 1 Comment

Whether you’ve experienced it on a sailing vessel or in a bar, here’s an interesting yacht-related phrase courtesy of the gang at www.YotCru.com.
Three Sheets to the Wind
On a sailing vessel, sheets are the ropes that control the sails. Typically, two sheets control the fore sail, and one the smaller aft sail, though this configuration differs […]

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Interesting post from the WSJ’s Wealth Report Blog

May 7th, 2008 · No Comments

Robert Frank’s Wealth Report is one of my favorite blogs.  Here’s an interesting post from today about the new trend in shadow yachts – a second vessel for megayachters to own in order to follow them around and store their toys.  We look forward to welcoming both their vessels.
The $35 Million ‘Shadow Yacht’
Just when you thought […]

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