The mega yacht, “Madsummer” has been sighted at the Argentario: 95 metres of luxury, relaxation and fun
- 1 September 2021
The Reine d’Azure, a 29-metre Sanlorenzo SD96 built in 2019, has caught fire off the Cote d’Azur in France. The cause of the fire is still unknown
The new and innovative Mangusta Oceano 44 has finally stepped onto the scene: 44 metres of technology and elegance, for a yacht that completely rewrites living at sea
- 6 July 2021
After a 9-month refit, Lusben has delivered the expedition yacht “Masquenada” to its new owner, Pier Luigi Loro Piana, textile entrepreneur and former owner of My Song
Giuseppe Di Capua began his career in boat construction working as an errand boy in Lavagna, until he became a master craftsman, caretaker of the knowledge and traditions of the trade
The practicality of traditional artistry together with a strong experimental spirit. These are the characteristics of Amer Yachts – Gruppo Permare, a company in San Remo headed by Barbara Amerio, leader in yacht shipbuilding at an international level
Beatrice Parodi, head of the Cozzi Parodi Group, shares her ties with the sea and local area, and the harbours and hotels she manages. She is the face of tourist accommodation in the Riviera dei Fiori.
Simona Sanguineti manages the family business, Sanguineti Chiavari, which makes personalised accessories for yachts, super yachts, pleasure boats and working vessels
Fabio Pozzo, journalist for La Stampa, has had the honour of bringing to a newspaper an entire page, and to the web, a channel, dedicated to the sea. At the heart are always the stories, protagonists, and passion.
Olivia Lotti is the president for Porto Lotti, an exclusive tourist marina in the Far East of Liguria. She also created Tenuta La Ghiaia, where nature, cooking and wines come together in an oasis of beauty
Alberto Cavanna is now a writer and artist. But he used to work in a number of shipyards. This is how his personal and work life has changed
Gino Battaglia, chairman of Italian YachtMasters, an association of captains, shares his story and the behind the scenes of his work, which is to guarantee beautiful cruises to boaters and charters around the world
General Manager of Ucina Confindustria Nautica, Marina Stella shares with us her role in the trade association and explains the missing ingredients for an even more competitive Italian nautical industry
He is the only Italian sailor to participate in the World Tour, the Olympics, the Louis Vuitton Cup and the final of the America’s Cup and other major events of international calibre.
A man of finance, promoter of sailing among young people, so much so that he founded the Sail Training Association and organises regattas and gatherings, Giovanni Novi talks about his relationship with the sea and with sailing, on board the Chaplin, the family yacht donated to the Navy.
The architect Fulvio De Simoni is one of the most famous pleasure boat designers in business today. His anti-conformist behaviour is clearly reflected in his designs.
Former motorboat champion and now the face of “The Boat Show”, Maurizio Bulleri tests the most beautiful boats in the world. On YouTube over 50 million people have seen his videos and his channel has over 130 thousand subscribers
Alessandro Campagna, sales manager for the Genoa Boat Show, shares how he discovered boating, the ties between Genoa and its Show and his relationship with the sea
Adriano “Dino” Passeri is a piece of professional diving history in Italy. He is the founder of Drafinsub, a leading Genoese company in diving works
Which cases does insurance cover? And what is nautical error? The details below should help.
What happens when your vessel is lost or is no longer suitable for navigation? What can a policy holder do to receive their settlement and compensation? This is what the Italian Code of Navigation has to say
This new section by Liguria Nautica will help you discover all the secrets for insuring your boat, to supply concrete help through the jungle of Italian provisions
- 16 July 2021
The first renderings of the Codecasa 58 - Costruzione 127, a bold and fast design with high quality and technology standards
- 20 May 2021
Yet another design award for the light up handle by F.lli Razeto & Casareto, a company which has just celebrated 100 years in business
- 24 April 2021
The SW105GT Taniwha has been designed by Nauta Design for Southern Wind Shipyards, fast in competition, but as cosy as a home
Mega yachts by definition, are vessels longer than 24 metres, they are considered marvels sailing our seas: there is no-one who doesn’t stop to look at them when they see one at anchor in the harbour. Obviously owned by multi-millionaires, they are often offered for charter. Mega yachts have a professional crew on board and are managed by Captains who also take on the role of manager, and do it professionally, as if they were managing a company.
Liguria is lucky enough to host many mega yachts every year: just passing through or visiting our coast, docked in our marinas, or even just for ordinary or extraordinary maintenance thanks to the excellence of our shipyards. We cannot forget to mention our construction shipyards in this section, who build mega yachts here in Liguria: Sanlorenzo, Amer Yachts, Baglietto, Tankoa, Riva just to name a few.