Tuesday, May 17, 2011
Tatoosh (price tag: $100 million)
The 301 feet Tatoosh is owned by Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen, probably a reserved person mysterious, who doesn’t allow any reporter to come on board. The super-yacht has its own lobster tank, swimming pool, theater and landing pads for two helicopters.
Others in the list include Lady Moura, Pelorus, Ecstasea and Alysia.
Monday, May 16, 2011
Annaliesse (price tag: $103 million)
This 280 feet yacht is the largest charter in the world and can accommodate three dozen guests on board at a time. The super-yacht greets guest with marble columns and has services like children’s play area, movie theater, library, salon, spa and much more. The master bedroom with king-size bed and remote-controlled panoramic windows is the most luxurious room on the yacht.
Tuesday, May 3, 2011
Octopus (priced at $200 million)
This is the eighth largest yachts in the world and owned by Microsoft cofounder Paul Allen. Initially it was launched in 2003 and has submarines with room for ten people. Apart from this, it also has on board seven boats and two helicopters.
Monday, May 2, 2011
Rising Sun (priced at $200 million)
The 453 feet Rising Sun is co-owned by famed producer David Geffen and Oracle CEO Larry Ellison. The five-story yacht has more than 24,000 square-feet of living space, 82 rooms and also includes a movie theater, basketball court, onyx countertops and so on.
Sunday, May 1, 2011
|Dubai yacht pic: richtigteuer.de|
Can you guess the price of the most expensive yacht in the world?
A yacht is one of the favorite possessions that the rich like to acquire apart from cars and houses. The word yacht has come from Dutch Jacht meaning “hunt”.
Generally lengths start from 20 ft (6.1 m) up to hundreds of feet. A yacht which is less than 40 feet (12.19 meter) is known as cabin cruiser. It is called a mega yacht which has sail of above 100 feet (30.5 meter) and a super yacht which has sail of about 200 feet (61 meter).
In the following posts I will show you the five most expensive yachts on earth.. uhm I mean in water! Here we go with number 1.
Dubai (priced at $350 Million)
This 525 feet piece of luxury is owned by Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the ruler of Dubai. It is also the second largest yacht in the world. Built by Lurssen and Blohm+ Voss, Philippe Starck has done interior designing to house 88 crew members, 115 guests, five VIP suites with open balconies and six guest suites. The yacht also has a helipad, small aircraft hanger, squash court, large pool and other luxuries. (Picture, see above!)