Solar Power Allows Luxury Yachts To Cruise In Silence
For luxury yacht
owners, switching to solar power isn't about saving money on
electricity costs. It's about silencing a noisy generator that threatens
the tranquility of a cruise off the coast of Saint-Tropez. That's why
the Ned Ship Group and STR ...
The bipartisan importance of recreational boating
The recreational boating
industry contributes a staggering $72 billion in economic impact to the
United States annually. That's an estimated 350000 direct American
jobs. What's more, approximately 83 million adult Americans went boating last year.
Italian yacht owners move to Malta to avoid new taxes
Malta Independent Online
Italy's super rich luxury yacht
owners are reported to be leaving Italian ports in droves in the wake
of a tax crackdown and inspections by the Italian authorities. With
Italian public debt at some €2 trillion, Italy is cracking down on
rampant tax ...
Crew pulls to re-create Perry boat
"We decided that building this boat
would be a visual metaphor for the Battle of Lake Erie event," said
Peter Huston of Put-in-Bay, a member of the Perry Group and coordinator
of projects by the nonprofit group for the bicentennial celebration of
Photo of the Week: Boat Building the Traditional Way in Malawi ...
Local fishermen on the Lake Malawi use traditional methods to build wonderful wooden fishing boats that can last for over 25 years, as well as engage in ...
Coeur d'Alene Resort hosts 27th annual Wooden Boat Show
Sun, 19 Aug 2012 09:19 AM PDT
COEUR D'ALENE-- One of Coeur dâAleneâs most popular events kicked off Saturday. The 27th annual Wooden Boat Show
features wooden and classic boats, and gives participants a
behind-the-scenes look at how those boats are built. âWhy do we build
them out of wood? Itâs that theyâre so romantic looking, and tradition.
People just love the look. Theyâre literally pieces of furniture,â
designer Jerry ..