Boats

15 Tips For An Amazing Sailing Vacation In Croatia

With a magnificent coastline, clear waters and splendid beaches, Croatia lures increasing numbers of visitors for sailing vacations each year. But where to go and what to know? Here, Alexander Coles, CEO and senior broker with Bespoke Yacht Charter, gives us the inside scoop on Croatia’s yachting …

European Travel

Duck Boat Survivor Tia Coleman Prayed During The Accident, Saying ‘Lord, Take Me Too’ As Family Members Died

Duck boat survivor Tia Coleman is telling her story about the tragic accident that killed nine of her family members and 17 passengers out of the 29 …

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Duck boat survivor gives extraordinary account of the disaster that killed 9 members of her family

Tia Coleman, a survivor of the duck boat disaster that killed 17 in Missouri on Thursday, has given an extraordinary account of the ordeal.<p>Nine of Coleman's relatives, including her husband and three children, died in the accident when an amphibious boat capsized on Table Rock Lake. Coleman's …

Table Rock Lake

Missing sailor's mother feels 'like we're in limbo' as search continues; he's a swimmer who completed triathlons

The boater who went missing while competing in the Chicago Yacht Club’s Race to Mackinac fell off the boat when it was hit by a wave, a Chicago Yacht Club official said.<p>Search crews on Sunday spent a second day on Lake Michigan looking for Jon Santarelli, 53, of Lincoln Park. On Saturday, he was …

Sailing

Inspector says he warned duck boat company about design flaws

A private investigator said he warned the Missouri duck boat company that design flaws on their watercrafts made them prone to sinking in bad weather …

Engines

After Branson Tragedy, Duck Boats Should Be Docked

Those cute-until-they're-not duck boats that 17 people just died in on Table Rock Lake near Branson should stay on dry land until we're sure they're …

Table Rock Lake

Best Places to Live: Shelter Island, New York

Embodying a “just right” balance worthy of Goldilocks, this 8,000-acre island caught like a pearl between the pincers of Long Island’s North and …

New England

Celebration of life to take place Friday for 4 Indiana victims of duck boat tragedy

The Coleman family (Photo courtesy of family)<p>×<p>Celebration of life to take place Friday for 4 Indiana victims of duck boat tragedy<p>The Coleman family …

Table Rock Lake

The Essential Weekend Guide to St. Michaels, Maryland

1. Rise and Shine<p>In a bright white cottage in the middle of the Historic District, Agave Arts & Juicing Company is the ideal morning launching pad. …

Virginia

Wisconsin teens have Olympic sailing goal

Two 17-year-old sailors from southern Wisconsin are beginning a European tour in their quest to earn a spot on the U.S. sailing team for the 2020 …

Sailing

Child Airlifted To JMH After Falling Off Boat, Getting Hit By Propeller

<b>Follow CBSMIAMI.COM:</b> <b>Facebook | Twitter</b><p>MIAMI (CBSMiami) – An 11-year-old boy suffered several cuts to his back after falling off a 20-foot boat …

Florida

Hamilton Island Race Week 2018 Beyond 200

A rush of entries over just a few days has seen the fleet for Hamilton Island Race Week 2018 surge past 200 and towards record territory.<p>The number …

Sailing

Lake Michigan brings challenges, exacts a toll: Day 1 update on the 100th Mac

Some variation of the action verbs, beating or banging, were slung around in the days leading up to the start of Chicago Yacht Club Race to Mackinac. …

Sailing

Bodies of 2 men who drowned at Ruedi Reservoir recovered early Sunday; IDs pending

The bodies of two men who drowned Saturday afternoon at Ruedi Reservoir have been recovered but their identities have not been released, officials …

Aspen

Porto Montenegro Is Becoming The Ultimate Superyacht Sanctuary Along The Adriatic Coast

It wasn’t just the remarkable diversity of Montenegro that convinced me to visit or the fact that you can swim on the Adriatic coast in the morning and go snow skiing in the mountains in the afternoon. Or the fact that this Balkan country offers dramatic northern mountains, lush green canyons, …

European Travel

One of Airbnb’s Most Liked Experiences Is a Pleasant Surprise

One of the most satisfying parts of a vacation is the planning stage—from figuring out which restaurants you’ll dine in to scouting the activities …

Nonprofits

Federal Officials Probing Duck Boat Sinking Focus on Weather Warnings

NTSB seeks to determine how tour-boat operator decided to proceed with voyage that left 17 dead<p>Federal officials probing the fatal sinking of an amphibious tour boat in Missouri said they are focusing on how the operator used information from a private weather service to proceed with an evening …

Table Rock Lake

Heesen Yachts Delivers First Yacht in New 50 Metre Steel Class: Omaha!

<b>Heesen Yachts</b> just announced they have delivered their new 50 metre steel class luxury yacht: <b>Omaha</b>. At 50 metres, Omaha has a Gross Tonnage just …

Luxury Yachts

The Best Girlfriend Getaway On A Skinny Budget: French Riviera

Since the late 1800’s Le Train Bleu has made the French Riviera THE destination for Europe’s well-heeled. There are miles of private beaches, loads of luxury yachts, fine French dining, and elegant palm tree-lined seafront boulevards. Altogether it is what gives this place it’s undeniable …

France

Alexandria Bay hosts 40th Annual Vintage Boat Show

pThe 40th Annual Vintage Boat Show on Saturday in Alexandria Bay featured “user” boats that are still in the water and operated on a …

Boating

The Prada Flame Shirt Is Performance Art

The fashion world orbits in such a way that autumn sometimes starts in July. A short-sleeved Prada lounge shirt that has recently attracted the rubbernecked gaze of menswear enthusiasts was among the wares that the luxury house introduced for its fall-winter collection, in January, in Milan, in a …

Queer Eye

Coast Guard suspends search for man overboard in Chicago to Mackinac sailing race

LAKE MICHIGAN - After a seven-hour search that covered nearly 47 square miles, the U.S. Coast Guard late Saturday suspended its search for a sailor …

Coast Guard

Family Knot earns top trophy for third annual Boomerang Race

Chester “Trip” Buckenmaier goes into most Chesapeake Bay sailboat races hoping to accomplish one thing.<p>“Jere Glover on <i>Gemini</i> is always the team to …

Sailing

Inaugural international friendly to being

One year ago, Menace Yachting, representing the Royal Akarana Yacht Club (RAYC), travelled to the Manhattan Yacht Club (MYC) in New York to complete …

Sailing

Inspector says he told duck boat company its vessels had safety flaws

A private safety inspector says he warned the company that owned a duck boat that capsized Thursday and killed 17 people that the vessel had design flaws.

AOL

Farewell Vanuatu! Hello Coral Sea and the land of Oz!

<b>A great big thank you to Yachting World Vanuatu Marina for hosting the World ArC 2018-19 fleet visit in Port Vila on the main island of Efate. After</b> …

Sailing

Brokerage market round-up: July 16 - 20, 2018

SALES<p>Seven yacht sales were announced during a steady week for the brokerage market. The total asking price was in excess of £74.6 million ($99.5 …

Brokerage

Chicago Yacht Club Race to Mackinac - Preview

<b>The Chicago Yacht Club Race to Mackinac is the most popular and loved annual fresh water race in the world. "The Mac" starts at the Chicago</b> …

Sailing

J/24 European Championship at - Preview

by J/Boats 22 Jul 14:04 BST 23-27 July 2018<p>J/24 European Championship © J/Boats<p><b>The Flensburg Sailing Club in Glucksburg, Germany is hosting the 2018</b> …

Sailing

17 people killed when duck boat sinks during storm in Missouri, police say

BRANSON, M0. — It had been a nice summer day here in the Ozarks, and the duck boat filled with sightseers was coasting through a calm Table Rock Lake. Then the wind began to pick up and the water started to churn as a powerful thunderstorm crashed through.<p>Rain pummeled the amphibious boat, waves …

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