- 2 July 2020
Giovanna Vitelli (Azimut Benetti) to LN: “Building three giga yachts in parallel has been extraordinary, and has made us stronger”
- 29 June 2020
Liguria Nautica interviewed Giovanna Vitelli, vice president of Azimut Benetti Group, who tells us how her giga yachts are revolutionising the world of pleasure boating and of shipbuilding.
Wanted: an owner ready to sail of a piece of history. We take you on board the Walanka, a “master of the seas”
The m/y Walanka is up for sale, equipped with charm, luxury and all the comforts on board, enhanced by history
Out to sea for the Kauris IV, the 44 metre yacht belonging to the CEO of Pirelli, Marco Tronchetti Provera, anchored in the Porto Antico in Genoa We saw it returning to port. Images by LN
Freelance journalist since 1972, with his over 6 thousand published articles and over a hundred covers for dozens of titles in Italy and the world (including ours), he remembers and honours the fathers of diving, many of whom are not known to most people.
Martino Motti is a journalist and underwater and reportage photographer specialized in yachts and superyachts, who photographs and trials them for several nautical magazines
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
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 well-known meteorologist from Sanremo, specialised in the weather forecast regarding the sea, tells us how his passion for meteorology began. In nearly 40 years, he has not made any resounding errors
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
Giangiacomo Razeta, Giangi for his friends, is the creative behind the company F.lli Razeto & Casareto in Sori, makers of handles for vessels. This is how new products are created, in a mix of creativity and passion for the sea.
In the 1950s Giorgio Mussini founded the company bearing his name making boats in wood and fibreglass. He is the founder of Utility Portofino
LN launches their new column “Boating in a Portrait” dedicated to the people, Ligurian or otherwise tied to our region, who have left their mark on the nautical industry.
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
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.
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
The name of the architect, Emanuela Baglietto, is tied to an icon of excellence in Italian boating. Today, she works with the studio of Renzo Piano working on buildings, often overlooking the sea, with the same values transmitted from her family of shipbuilders.
Alberto Amico is the president and senior manager of the shipyard Amico & Co in Genoa, leader in the repair and refit of super yachts, and of the shipyard Amico Loano, two shipyards at the top of the refitting sector in the world.
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.
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
Definition of the insured property, limits of use, geographical limits and much more: this is the essential information needed to navigate the world of Italian Insurance Cover
We are back with more in insurance, this time the aim is to understand how to choose the right policy level in the Italian system
- 19 June 2020
Two top businesses for a unique leadership, at the head of the luxury yacht industry. The CEO, Planamente: “Absolute prestige for both brands”
Enjoying a 43 metre mega yacht at the cost of a 22 metre one: shared ownership has also begun in the pleasure boating industry
- 24 May 2020
Floating Life presents Dream K43, an innovative 43 metre created to be shared by multiple owners, according to two new models of shared ownership. With the aim of also going around the world.
- 24 May 2020
Work on the S501 picks up again after lockdown in Italy, the fifth design in the Tankoa fleet and third hull of the series completely made in aluminium
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.