Yachting

‘SEAS’ the Fun

A yacht is the ultimate luxury toy. But sometimes even the most impressive bells and whistles on a custom build…

Smooth Sailing after the Storm  

Yacht charter life and experiences following the immense storm of Hurricane Irma

Sealyon 37 – perfect island-hopping finesse

Photography by Ben Whitehead This month, our Yacht Spotlight segment spans out to another region of the Caribbean, perusing the…

Elena

Evocative in its traditional design aesthetic, unique among the Caribbean charter yacht industry, and an incredible race winner, Elena is…

Chasing Daylight

Our Yacht Spotlight this month falls on a vessel named after the book Chasing Daylight by Eugene O’Kelly, former KPMG…

For the Love of Elsa Goveia

I’m writing today on a subject that although related to my work, is not about a particular maritime story as…

Hanikon – Stylish. Spacious. Silent.

Like some of the rare boats that travel through our waters, she is a work of incredible ingenuity.

Narvalo – Exploration. Elegance. Innovation

Winner for Best Interior at Fort Lauderdale’s International Superyacht Society Awards in 2016, VIPY is honoured to showcase Narvalo,

Maritime Heritage Day at the Spring Regatta

The week leading up to the regatta is celebrated as the Sailing Festival and consists of three days of racing…

Decompression – Relax, recharge, and enjoy

“‘Decompression’ is a diving term that describes a necessary stop upon ascending from the ocean depths to decompress the effects…

A Private Partnership with the College to Aid the Sloops

Over the past three years, the College has found it more and more difficult to fund the maintenance and repair…

3 Marinas We Love to Visit

One of the greatest, most pleasurable pastimes in the Virgin Islands is sailing (or cruising).

Remembering Captain Kenneth Faulkner

It has been three years since the passing of Anegada boat captain, shipwright, and entrepreneur Kenneth Faulkner and I still…

Amphibious Boats for Global Sustainability

As the yacht capital of the world, the BVI spearheads some fantastic boating exhibitions, regattas, and of course witnesses a…

Luxurious Cruising Around the World w/ HYS

An increasing trend in today’s sailing community is the ever-popular liveaboard platform – a way to live life with a…

Mrs Happy beams into the yacht spotlight

Cruising into our Yacht Spotlight this month, Mrs. Happy gleefully fulfils promotion of her positive name. The title of this…