The Solent is frequently the scene of yacht races.
The port is the headquarters of the Royal Harwich Yacht Club.
The Stamford and the Corinthian Yacht Clubs have club-houses here.
Agassiz, "A Reconnaissance of the Bahamas and of the Elevated Reefs of Cuba in the steam yacht ` Wild Duck,' January to April 1893," Bull.
The headquarters of the Royal Southampton and the Royal Southern Yacht Clubs are in the town.
ketch-rigged yacht and disappeared for two years.
An annual regatta is held early in August by the Royal Swedish Yacht Club (Svenska Segelsallkapet).
Some guy out on a yacht with his family spotted the body floating in the middle of the bay and hauled it in like Hemingway's fish.
Among the clubs of the city are the Pacific Club, founded in 1853 as the British Club; the Scottish Thistle Club (1891), of which Robert Louis Stevenson was a member; the Hawaii Yacht Club, and the Polo, Country and University Clubs.
He was furnished with a yacht, the " Heemskirk," and a fly-boat, the " Zeehaen " (or " Sea Hen "), under the command of Captain Jerrit Jansen.
It is greatly frequented as a watering-place, especially by the people of Belfast, and there are golf links and important regattas held by the Royal Ulster Yacht Club.
They sailed from R Southampton for Treport in a yacht, and, as it hap with pened to be raining hard when they embarked, the foreign " i.
the duke of Abruzzi started from Christiania in his yacht, the "Stella Polare," to make the first attempt to force a ship into the newly discovered ocean north of Franz Josef Land.
The principal buildings are the old town-hall, the market house, the guildhall, the Royal Dorset Yacht Clubhouse, the theatre, the Royal Victoria Jubilee Hall, the Weymouth and Dorset eye infirmary, the Weymouth royal hospital and dispensary and the barracks.
There are also several excellent clubs and societies, social, political, scientific, and sporting; including among the last the famous Royal Ulster Yacht Club.
The museums of the city comprise an ethnographical museum, the maritime museum established by the Yacht Club in 1874, and the Boyman's Museum (1867) containing pictures, drawings and engravings, as well as the town library.
Makaroff, The Yermak in the Ice (in Russian) (St Petersburg, 1901); The Norwegian North Atlantic Expedition (on the " Voringen "), 1876-1878 (Christiania, 1880-1900); Expeditions scientifiques du " Travailleur " et du " Talisman," 1880-1883 (Paris, 1891 et seq.); Die Ergebnisse der Plankton-Expedition, 1889 (Kiel, 1892 et seq.); Resultats des campagnes scientifiques accomplies sur son yacht par Albert I e ' Prince Souverain de Monaco (Monaco, from 1889); The Danish " Ingolf " Expedition, 1806 (Copenhagen, 1900); Prof. Luksch, Expeditionen S.M.
Here, overlooking the harbour, is the khedivial yacht club (built 1903) and the palace, also called Ras et-Tin, built by Mehemet Ali, a large but not otherwise noteworthy building.
The navy, many of the officers of which are Danes and Norwegians, comprises a steel twin-screw cruiser of 2500 tons which serves as the royal yacht, four steel gunboats of between 500 and 700 tons all armed with modern quick-firing guns, two torpedo-boat destroyers and three torpedo boats, with other craft for river and coast work.
He saw Cadiz, Seville, Granada, Athens, Constantinople, Jerusalem, Cairo, Thebes; played the corsair with James Clay on a yacht voyage from Malta to Corfu; visited the terrible Reschid, then with a Turkish army in the Albanian capital; landed in Cyprus, and left it with an expectation in his singularly prescient mind that the island would one day be English.
Hunter's Quay is the yachting headquarters, the Royal Clyde Yacht Club's house adjoining the pier.
Dickson's discussion of the observations of Wolfenden in the little sailing yacht " Silver Belle."
About this date the yacht "Wanderer" cruised in these seas, but her owner, Mr Benjamin Boyd, was kidnapped by the natives and never afterwards heard of.
The port between them is the chief on the island, and is the headquarters of the Royal Yacht Squadron (founded in 1812); it is in regular steamship communication with Southampton and Portsmouth.
The principal buildings are All Saints church, erected in 1870 from the designs of Sir Gilbert Scott, and other churches, the market house and town hall, the Royal Victoria Yacht club-house, the theatre and the Royal Isle of Wight Infirmary.
Among other buildings and institutions are a novitiate of Marist Fathers, a science and art school, a pier with pavilion and concert rooms, and a yacht club.
The principal clubs are the County and the Southern in South Mall, and the City in Grand Parade; while for sport there are the Cork Golf Club, Little Island, three rowing clubs, and the Royal Munster and Royal Cork Yacht clubs, the latter located at Queenstown.
This sum was ostensibly paid by the transference to the treasury of the royal yacht " Amelia " and certain palaces; but the cost and upkeep of the " Amelia " had been paid with public money, while the palaces had long been maintained as state property.
in 1540, for the defence of the coast; the eastern one has disappeared, but the west castle remains and is used as the club-house of the Yacht Squadron.
The numerous inland waters and sheltered channels within the skargard have caused the high development of sailing as a summer sport, the Royal Swedish Yacht Club having its headquarters in Stockholm.
One is the Nasru d-Din, an old yacht of about 120 tons, presented in the seventies by the emperor of, Russia, and stationed at Enzeli, the port of Resht.
Krupp. The Susa, built 1884, 36 tons, with one Krupp. An old Belgian yacht Selika, purchased 1903 and renamed Muzafferi, with two Hotchkiss guns.
The appointment was an honourable distinction without political or naval import: the "Franklin" was, to all intents, for the time being, a yacht at Farragut's disposal; and her arrival in the different ports was the signal for international courtesies, entertainments and social gaiety.
It is partly situated on a fine bay affording good anchorage, for which it is largely resorted to by the numerous yacht clubs of the Clyde.
In 187 9 De Bruyne sighted high land in the Franz Josef Land region, but otherwise it remained untouched until Leigh Smith, in the yacht "Eira," explored the whole southern coast from 42° to 54° E.
Among the prominent buildings of the city are a public library, the high school, a theatre (owned by the Knights of Columbus), a Masonic Temple, the City Bank and several churches, of which the most notable, perhaps, are the Baptist, Methodist, and St Gabriel's (Roman Catholic), which is the gift of members of the Iselin family, to whose interest in yachting is due in part the prominence of the New Rochelle and Larchmont Yacht Clubs.
The oldest yacht club in the United Kingdom, the Royal Cork (founded in 1720 as the Cork Harbour Water Club), has its headquarters here, with a club-house, and holds an annual regatta.
Superb yacht cruising area plus excellent angling / small boat sailing on fresh or sea water lochs.
I found mine in a small French yacht chandlers.
Speaking to our reporter aboard his new luxury yacht moored in the Azores, Mr Galloway again refuted these accusations.
Aurora australis from a yacht down at the South Pole.
bilge keel yacht is more suited to this approach than a fin keeled yacht.
Just the view of my discreet yacht, gently bobbing, Helps soothe the turmoil in my troubled soul.
He's keeping an eye on it for the Antibes yacht brokerage firm he now works for.
From 1905 until 1914 the Admiralty yacht enchantress was the club's headquarters and in 1920 premises on Hythe Pier, Southampton were acquired.
In Hawaii I kept a good lookout from the bar stool of the Hawaii Yacht Club.
skipper of the yacht Black Pig.
He arrived sailing a small yacht from his homeland in May 1942.
He is looking for a buyer for his self-build ocean-going yacht and his Iridium satellite phone.
Case studies may include: Managing a luxury charter yacht.
Known as the world's toughest yacht race, the Global Challenge was inaugurated in 1988 by round-the-world solo yachtsman Sir Chay Blyth.
Erith is the headquarters of several yacht clubs.
A military conspiracy was formed, and on the night of the 10th of August the prince was seized in the palace at Sofia, and compelled to sign his abdication; he was then hurried to the Danube at Rakhovo, transported on his yacht to Reni, and handed over to Russian authorities, by whom he was allowed to proceed to Lemberg.
His grandson, Loftus Perkins (1834-1891), most of whose life was spent in England, experimented with the application to steam engines of steam at very high pressures, constructing in 1880 a yacht, the "Anthracite," whose engines worked with a pressure of 500 th to the sq.
In 187 9 De Bruyne sighted high land in the Franz Josef Land region, but otherwise it remained untouched until Leigh Smith, in the yacht "Eira," explored the whole southern coast from 42Ã‚° to 54Ã‚° E.
A complimentary ferry connects Heart Island with the Yacht House.
They reconnected in July 2006 aboard a yacht in St. Tropez, and by July 18, she announced on her Web site that they were going to get married.
This can be a fast and simple way to scour the many yacht insurance companies available to find the very best coverage available at the lowest price.
Using a yacht insurance broker can save quite a bit of time and money because brokers have extensive knowledge with yacht insurance availability.
This does not mean that the yacht is necessarily engaged in battle as a commissioned ship of a navy.
If the yacht is damaged while being seized by the Coast Guard or another legal authority, insurance companies will usually not pay for the repairs.
barge yacht in Rochester in 1887.
Car hire, boat and yacht charter can be arranged.
The Parker's " Yacht Club " spa could not be better for regaining some composure.
crewed yacht for a day.
hire a cruiser or yacht on the Norfolk Broads, River Thames, or Yorkshire Ouse.
Several reputable insurance companies allow applicants to request a quote for yacht insurance online using a simple form.
Woolverstone Marina is set in 22 acres of glorious parkland on the picturesque River Orwell with the Royal Harwich Yacht Club nearby.
Craft in the new yacht marina at Wisbech are unable to pass seaward of Sutton Bridge.
momentary glimpse of an elegant steam yacht cutting past.
We decided to try diving on the site of the Duke of Westminster's yacht mooring on the far side of the loch.
The result was the creation of a yacht which is both fast but which retains her classic racing pedigree.
pontoon moorings for visiting yachts there are two yacht clubs, two marinas and an abundance of public houses and restaurants.
I'm not sure Sunderland's Yacht basin is more impressive than a frozen puddle;) Fame at last H!
quaywater taxi can take you from your yacht to the town key.
yacht race classes offered range from IRC to Old Gaffer to Dinghy.
sailing the yacht.
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The water is clean with a dock for swimmers and the occasional small sailboat from the nearby yacht club.
A table around which the entire crew can sit dominates the spacious saloon located in the middle of the yacht.
sauntered down the winding staircase to take a look at the rest of the yacht.
We inspect the yacht, write a report and advise the seller on price if required.
A couple who own a shipyard on the Columbia bought Hero and she will be rebuilt as a yacht.
skipper a small yacht in familiar waters by day.
Flying Fish trains and recruits yacht skippers and sail, dive, surf, windsurf, ski and snowboard instructors.
It is unseamanlike for a yacht to hoist a spinnaker in the congested waters above the College of Maritime Studies jetty.
Look no hands - Taking pictures from the top spreader of a racing yacht's mast while under sail!
stricken yacht had no power, its anchor chain caught, perhaps round the prop.
Royal Yacht Club silver-gilt tankard, 1830, by John Bridge, of Rundell, Bridge & Rundell of London.
teenage boys who were reported missing by the skipper of the yacht Black Pig.
Outdoor plaques with a choice of stain and finished with three coats of high gloss quality yacht varnish.
By the end of the course you should have enough experience to safely skipper a small yacht in familiar waters by day.
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She also talks about being sick with bulimia and very tired on the royal yacht.
yacht marina at Wisbech are unable to pass seaward of Sutton Bridge.
yacht charter can be arranged.
There were also pleasure-craft displays organized by the marina's resident yacht brokerage, Fox's yacht brokerage, Fox's Yacht Sales.
yacht skippers and sail, dive, surf, windsurf, ski and snowboard instructors.
yacht racing can be divided into three classes; Inshore, meaning the Solent.
Everyone who joins this round-the-world yacht race has a reason for doing it.
The sailing yacht Victory made her way elegantly along the coast toward the old port in Antibes on a rainy November day.
The V Class range of sports yachts combines the advantages of the Princess flybridge motor yacht, with a precision engineered high speed design.
A water taxi can take you from your yacht to the town key.
Yacht race classes offered range from IRC to Old Gaffer to Dinghy.
Crew participate in all aspects of sailing the yacht.
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On leaving we sauntered down the winding staircase to take a look at the rest of the yacht.
On successful completion of this course you will be able to skipper a yacht in a safe and seamanlike manner on short daytime passages.
Their brief was to search for three teenage boys who were reported missing by the skipper of the yacht Black Pig.
Look no hands - Taking pictures from the top spreader of a racing yacht 's mast while under sail !
The stricken yacht had no power, its anchor chain caught, perhaps round the prop.
At the foot of the Roig Cape, you'll find the yacht club which offers adventure sports like dinghy sailing and windsurf classes.
There were also pleasure-craft displays organized by the marina 's resident yacht brokerage, Fox 's Yacht Sales.
Yacht racing can be divided into three classes; Inshore, meaning the Solent.
Known as the world 's toughest yacht race, the Global Challenge was inaugurated in 1988 by round-the-world solo yachtsman Sir Chay Blyth.
He told friends that his goal in the scam was to gain enough money to get himself a yacht and then retire.
The 250-acre estate sits on two islands and contains the six-story "castle" as well as a huge yacht house, golf course and tennis courts.
The grounds of Heart Island and the adjacent Yacht House island were once home to tennis courts, a golf course, stables, the dove cote and a polo field.
The Yacht House is open daily from May 14 to October 2.
A separate admission is charged for the yacht house.
Yacht Rock: Perhaps the most famous and popular series to come out of the website Channel 101, Yacht Rock may be the first Internet television phenomenon.
Grand Lido Negril Jamaica Super Clubs-This all-inclusive resort boasts three award-winning Epicurean restaurants, twenty-four hour room service, and features a honeymoon yacht that was once owned by Princess Grace.
Legendary horns have a brass mouthpiece and a unique yacht line lanyard with an engravable nameplate.
You can get married on a small boat or a yacht, depending upon your budget and guest capacity.
The two are set to wed on July 29, aboard a yacht called Thunder Gulch in St. Tropez.
Pamela Anderson and Kid Rock had a wedding ceremony on July 29, 2006 on a yacht in St. Tropez.
Now, Jon isn't hiding from anything as he steps out onto a yacht with his 23-year-old girlfriend Hailey Glassman.
Next, he was spotted in the Bahamas bathing in the sun on his yacht.
Boating and yacht cruises for fishing or seasonal whale watching.
It is possible to charter a yacht for an intimate and luxurious celebration, or to reserve a Hawaiian dinner cruise for the ceremony or the reception.
The Discovery: This meticulously fitted 65-foot classic working yacht gently sails you into one of the world's richest marine environments.
Alaska Yacht Adventures specializes in extreme vacations.
San Francisco: Check out the Hornblower Cruise on a yacht in the San Francisco Bay.
If you're looking for an exciting time, you'll want to hop aboard a smaller cruise ship or yacht because they can go places larger cruise ships can't.
You can choose to tour the islands on a sailboat, mid-sized yacht or luxury cruise vessel designed to accommodate up to 100 guests.
Another option is a day trip onboard a luxury yacht.
Boat Caribbean: This company will charter a yacht for your needs, including trips to Tortola, St. Martin and St. Thomas.
Many people enjoy these local small ship and yacht companies, as they allow you to select your own itinerary.
Cruises of all sizes, ranging from luxury cruises to smaller, yacht style cruises, are available for these trips throughout the year.
The land where the park was located is now the Crystal Beach Tennis and Yacht Club.
The site of the old amusement park is now a yacht and tennis club, and other local attractions include water sports, antique stores, and craft boutiques.
Yacht Club Resort - This Disney resort is created to be reminiscent of the Nantucket and Martha's Vineyard seashores of the late 19th Century.
This traditional dice game was originally known as "The Yacht Game" and is a challenge where skill, strategy and luck are combined in the perfect proportions.
People from all age groups will be shouting "Yacht!
The choices range from vessels as small as a catamaran all the way up through the 54' Tahoe Star luxury yacht operated by Harrah's.
This is a yacht lounging swimsuit that is as sophisticated as it is costly and completely useless for athletic feats.
She was caught on tape while on a yacht wearing a bikini.
An engagement party could be a simple picnic in the park where everyone brings their own food and drink or a party on a private yacht - or anything in between!
Liven up the Miami party scene or even the deck of your uncle's depreciating yacht with the carnal excitement of a Dolce & Gabbana Sicily.
Think Nautica, and more likely than not, you also think water, the great outdoors or something involving a yacht.
The Submariner, Sea-Dweller, Milgauss, GMT-Master, Yacht Master, Explorer II and Daytona are popular models.
Owners of expensive watercrafts need to spend some time researching yacht insurance availability.
What a shame it would be to have inadequate insurance coverage on a yacht when an accident occurs.
It's important to have enough coverage to cover any possible problems, but this does not mean that yacht owners shouldn't shop around for the best coverage at the lowest price.
There are many resources on the Internet for people searching for yacht insurance availability.
United Marine Underwriters - This company features a quick and simple quote form in addition to plenty of valuable information regarding yacht insurance availability.
Noble Marine - Yacht owners in the United Kingdom can receive an instant quote from this company online or over the telephone.
Yacht owners who do not want to take the time to do comparison shopping for the best yacht insurance can instead contract the services of a yacht insurance broker.
The broker's job is to find the very best coverage with the lowest insurance rates among all the available yacht insurance companies.
The exact type of insurance coverage needed for a yacht depends on the needs of the owner.
The yacht owner should also ask other questions of potential insurers.
Yacht owners should be as specific as possible with their needs when requesting a quote to make sure they receive the most accurate cost estimate.
Repairing a yacht after it receives damage can be expensive, so it is important to know any yacht insurance exclusions on your policy.
Although yacht insurance exclusions vary from one insurance carrier to another and also from one policy to another, there are some exclusions which are typically found on most yacht insurance policies.
If, for example, an owner uses his or her yacht to carry illegal drugs and incurs damage during the encounter, the insurance policy will not cover the costs to repair the damage.
This does not apply to instances when the yacht is used for illegal activity by someone who does not have rightful ownership to the yacht, such as if it is stolen and used for illegal purposes.
Imagine an owner who decides it would be great fun to see what would happen to the yacht if it were to slam into a pier.
If a yacht manufacturer makes a mistake in the creation of the yacht and it results in damage, it is the manufacturer who must be responsible for the repairs instead of the insurance company.
Not every yacht insurance company can cover every location.
Some insurance companies limit the areas in which the coverage is valid, and if damage occurs while the yacht is in unprotected waters then the insurance company is not liable for the cost of the repairs.
Some yacht owners rent out their vessels to groups or individuals for chartered trips and tours.
When the yacht is used for profit, it changes the scope of the insurance policy and makes regular policies inadequate.
Talk to your yacht insurance representative to see how much it would cost to enhance your current policy to cover certain instances which are excluded from coverage.
Boat and yacht owners need to have collision coverage to pay for repairs after a collision with another boat or a sunken object.
Your ideal European luxury may be a brand new yacht, but for the average woman, French sheer lingerie is a more feasible way to go.
Yacht chartering either bareboat or skippered is the perfect solution for those who want to sail at their own pace.
Bareboat yacht charter " bareboat yacht charter " Bareboat " means a fully equipped yacht without a skipper or crew.
To charter a yacht bareboat you should be Day Skipper standard and be assisted by at least one competent crew.
barnacles on yacht hulls - which the paint was designed to prevent - does not happen in fresh water.
Dutch barge suitable for mooring in a marina, or will I be needing a yacht of some sort?
We had crossed the Severn and Gloucester Canal several times and watched the lock keeper open the lock keeper open the lock gates manually for a pleasure yacht.
An extremely luxurious (Dutch) motor yacht has just arrived.
As a Royal Yacht the ship will wear the white ensign and be manned by a naval crew.
foredeck of a sailing yacht.
Access to the yacht is via a wide gangway, which rests at the same level as the quayside.
He is annoyed at the antics of a Sunsail yacht, No 18 he says, that had just gybed under his bow.
harbourMarina is situated in an enviable position on the River Dart overlooking its own private yacht harbor.
River Channel is 3m plus tide but vessels 11m cannot berth in yacht haven but alongside main key, giving prior notice to HM.
Ironically the infestation of barnacles on yacht hulls - which the paint was designed to prevent - does not happen in fresh water.
But like the man on that yacht, instead of thanking you, we only show ingratitude.
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