Yachting – 2021 built 70.2 m POLARIS at Malta

One of the Italian built luxury yachts around the world is the 2021 built superyacht POLARIS built by Rossinavi at Viareggio, Italy. She’s the 280th largest yacht in the world and the first largest yacht to be built by her builder. In fact shortly after she was delivered to her owner she entered Grand Harbour, […]

Yachting – MALTESE FALCON again around the Maltese Coast – August 2021

One of the most iconic superyachts around the world is the full rigged 88 metres sailing yacht MALTESE FALCON which once again since 2009 she’s cruising along within territorial waters (wtw). She entered Grand Harbour, Malta on Friday 13th August at 1632 hrs coming from Porto Cervo, Italy. She moored at her usual place to […]

Local Shipping – HERA II (II)

One of the short sea passenger ships around is the Turkish Gullet HERA II (ii) which replaced the first HERA II (1997 built) which was sold locally and now named as FAITH. She arrived in Malta entering Sliema Creek at Marsamxett Harbour on Thursday 23rd July, 2020 from Turkey. On 28th October 2020 she was […]

Yachting – LADY SARYA owner dies – 23.02.2021

One of the Italian built legendary superyachts around is the 1972 built LADY SARYA. She was built by Nuovi Cantieri Apuania in Marina di Carrara, Italy, for New York property developer William Levitt as LA BELLE SIMONE She use to host the most glamorous celebrities of the era, including Gregory Peck, Frank Sinatra, Michael Caine, […]

Yachting – 1936 built PACHA III at Malta – 2007

One of the Camper & Nicholsons built luxury motor yacht is the 1936 built PACHA III. She was called as Project 441 with former names such as ARLETTE II; PRIAMAR; CARDIGRAE V; CHRYSEIS and last one as BRISEIS built at Southampton, United Kingdom (UK). She’s a steel hull holding 163 tons as gross (GRT) with […]

Yachting – Support Yacht B 3 at Malta – 06.08.2019

On Tuesday 6th August 2019 the 55.5 m support yacht B 3 entered Valletta bound to Grand Harbour Marina mooring at St. Angelo Wharf during her delivery voyage from Damen Turkey. She’s a yacht of the popular YS 5009 design. Built of steel and aluminium, B3 has been configured to house 6 guests across 3 […]

Yachting – 92m yacht TATOOSH

TATOOSH is a 303-foot (92 m) private yacht owned by the late Paul G. Allen , who also owned the 416-foot (127 m) OCTOPUS. She is now the world’s 56th largest superyacht. She was built at Nobiskrug, Germany for mobile phone magnate Craig McCaw. Her design and construction was done by Kusch Yachts and she was purchased […]

Yachting – 147 metre Megayacht TOPAZ at Malta

Lately at Palumbo Malta Superyachts the 147 metre Megayacht TOPAZ was seen floated at Dock 2. Taking to the water for the first time back in 2012 the stunning Euros 400 million megayacht is one of the largest and most expensive ever to be built. She was constructed by Lurssen in Bremen, Germany and currently […]

Yachting – AL LUSAIL at Malta – 17.02.2018. The 2017 built QAT flag superyacht AL LUSAIL entered Valletta (Grand Harbour), Malta today at 0648 hrs (0548 UTC) berthing at Pinto 3 Wharf, Valletta Cruise Port. This is her second call to Valletta with the first one as last year entering on Christmas Day.She’s the 22nd largest yacht […]