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2011-06-14 08:00:00

Robb Report's 23rd annual "Best of the Best" signature issue represents the culmination of an entire year's search for the luxury world's most exceptional new products and services. NISI 2400, the most coveted new yacht of the year, is celebrated in Robb Report's annual "wings and water" category alongside the most sought after business and personal aircraft, Gulfstream, Bombardier and Piaggio.

2011-06-09 12:55:00

NEW YORK, June 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Prestige Yacht Charters, the premier luxury-yacht charter company serving New York, New Jersey and Connecticut, today announced a new, luxurious private yacht alternative for corporate and private events. Instead of the same, tired banquet halls and rented rooms, event managers can lease Justine, the new 92-foot private yacht.

2011-05-12 12:02:00

Entrepreneurial yachtsman commissions new NISI 2400GT model NASSAU, Bahamas, and MIAMI, FL, May 12 /PRNewswire/ - NISI Yachts has been awarded a new contract to build a semi-custom NISI 2400 for a prominent Northeast American business couple.  The couple commissioned their new build within weeks of first seeing NISI's American debut at the Miami Yacht and Brokerage Show. NISI, the icon of casual opulence and legendary styling with unsurpassed engineering, is renowned for her...

2011-04-27 01:00:00

LONDON, April 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Burgess are excited to announce our appointment as central agents for the sale of SUNRISE. Built in 2000 for her current owner this pedigree 52.8m Oceanco has only ever seen private use.

2011-04-20 10:16:00

LONDON, April 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Underscoring its position as the global superyacht leader and its commitment to the American market, BURGESS has expanded its presence with the opening in Los Angeles, California, of its fourth U.S. office.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.