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YCM paves way to sustainable yachting

29 February

  In line with United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, and under the aegis of the collective ‘Monaco, Capital of Advanced Yachting' approach, Yacht Club de Monaco continues to ramp up initiatives using technology to help protect the environment. Attended by HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco, the latest was launch of the first autonomous green hydrogen pontoon that can fill 30 cylinders and supply eight teams with green hydrogen in preparation for the Monaco Energy Boat Challenge (1-7 July 2024). "The Monaco Energy Boat Challenge was launched 11 years ago. It is very satisfying to see how far we have progressed. Even with limited resources it is now possible to produce green hydrogen," says YCM General Secretary Bernard d'Alessandri.   As the aim is for Monaco to spearhead responsible yachting, YCM unveiled the pontoon attended by officials including Céline Caron-Dagioni, Minister of Public Works, the Environment and Urban Development; Patrice Cellario, Minister of the Interior; Armelle Roudaut-Lafon, Director Maritime Affairs; Olivier Wenden, Vice-President of the Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation; Marco Casiraghi, engineer and instigator of the Monaco Energy Boat Challenge; and Francesco Prazzo, General Manager, SBM Offshore. The pontoon also highlights YCM's Corporate Social Responsibility policy that aims to realise the visions of a Sovereign who believes that "faced with the climate

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Yachting Therapy, a new brand concept in Monaco

Yachting Therapy, a new brand concept in Monaco

15 April 2021

How can yachting empower one to continue navigating life after being diagnosed with a disease? In a society where most of us rely on prescribed medications, it's easy to forget that sometimes a treatment comes from pure sources, such as Mother Nature.Trusting ...

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Cherry Blossom at Hôtel de Paris Monte-Carlo

Cherry Blossom at Hôtel de Paris Monte-Carlo

27 March 2021

Celebrate Spring in Japanese Tradition, March 25 - April 10, 2021 The arrival of spring is celebrated in Japan by the tradition of Hanami, the contemplation of sakura (cherry blossoms), a symbol of the ephemeral side of life, wishes and offerings to ...

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Karl Lagerfeld's Estate In Monaco At Auction

Karl Lagerfeld's Estate In Monaco At Auction

8 March 2021

Karl Lagerfeld's Estate In Monaco At Auction by Sotheby. The house has been charged with the selling off designer's properties. Karl Lagerfeld's Estate In Monaco At Auction  Sotheby's Monaco is missionned to auction Karl Lagerfeld's items, two years after his death. First, it ...

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Yannick Alléno arrives at Hôtel Hermitage Monte-Carlo

Yannick Alléno arrives at Hôtel Hermitage Monte-Carlo

10 February 2021

Yannick Alléno, the multi-starred chef, takes control of the Vistamar that becomes "Yannick Alléno at the Hôtel Hermitage" After weeks of work and fruitful discussions, Monte-Carlo Société des Bains de Mer welcomes Yannick Alléno, one of the most renowned Chefs in the world, ...

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New Year Wishes and Support From Child Care Monaco

19 January 2021

2020 was a difficult year for so many in India due to the catastrophic situation and thanks to your help we were able to provide survival foods kits for 200 family. Unfortunately some family that we help had to leave the village for ...

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The Online Shop For Pretty Things, Oh La Chic, Is Launched

The Online Shop For Pretty Things, Oh La Chic, Is Launched

12 January 2021

The e-commerce site, Oh La Chic, launches its online shop with the intention to bring in one place the prettiest and cutest products for women, kids, sports and home. It is the idea of a lifestyle online shop where people can find, at the ...

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Community Award 2020 for the Monte-Carlo Casino

Community Award 2020 for the Monte-Carlo Casino

25 November 2020

The Casino de Monte-Carlo wins the "Community Award" For its #StrongTogether movement Already doubly rewarded this year with the title of "Casino of the year", awarded for the 2nd year by the Global Gaming Awards and that of "Best Gaming Operator UK ...

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The Opening of Gelato D'Amore Nice, the Best Ice cream Shop in Town

The Opening of Gelato D'Amore Nice, the Best Ice cream Shop in Town

20 November 2020

Gelato D'Amore Nice announces the opening of its boutique, gelato and coffee shop in Nice, 125 Rue de France. Gelato D'Amore Nice provides customers with homemade products including cheesecake, vegan dark chocolate and raspberry pie, Bubble Waffle, smoothies and, of course, gelato ...

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