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Yachting trend: Exotic destinations very popular with charter clients

2 October

Engel & Völkers Yachting was represented once again at this year's Monaco Yacht Show. From 25 to 28 September, the yachting division presented the latest market and industry trends, as well as the yacht "METEOR" in Port Hercules in Monaco. Built in 2018, this superyacht is capable of a top speed of 16 knots. The 46 metre long motor yacht also served as the venue for an exclusive press event hosted by Anissa Mediouni, Managing Director of Engel & Völkers Yachting, and Sven Odia, CEO of Engel & Völkers AG. Press conference on luxury yachtMany trade journalists specialised in yachting attended a press conference held on board of „METEOR" on 25 September. The press conference presented the opportunity for them to ask Anissa Mediouni and Sven Odia questions regarding "Synergies between real estate and yachting". "The Engel & Völkers network is continuously growing in the residential, commercial, yachting and aviation segments. This gives us access to a large, international clientele, and in turn opens up many synergies between our different business divisions. So as well as purchasing a property through us, clients can also charter a yacht," said Sven Odia. Engel & Völkers Yachting is the only yachting broker to preside over

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Father's Day 2012: Expectation VS. Reality

Father's Day 2012: Expectation VS. Reality

15 June 2012

Dads are undoubtedly the hardest member of the family to buy for. So it's no wonder that when Father's Day rolls around, frantic sons and daughters everywhere resort to the same unimaginative gifts as always. We think that it is high ...

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Rail cruise in New Zealand

Rail cruise in New Zealand

2 May 2012

After boats with hydraulic propulsion and jump in the rubber band, the innovation Kiwi knocks again with the worldwide first one: a trip by individual train! Conceived and constructed in Rotorua, on the North island of New Zealand, RailCruiser V3000 is ...

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The most beautiful hotels in the world at spring time

The most beautiful hotels in the world at spring time

2 April 2012

Wander on the sunny streets of Aix-en-Provence, live a dreamy story on a Milanese weekend and enjoy a panoramic view of the Catalan capital from its hotel terrace... It is the spring, the return of fine weather and of the extended ...

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Visit Anchorage Ice Gallery

Visit Anchorage Ice Gallery

3 January 2012

Carved from 4,000-pound blocks of ice, the train in the just completed Children's Ice Gallery in Anchorage, Alaska's Town Square Park draws children of all ages. The ice sculptures are part of the city's New Year's Eve celebration, which also include ...

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Adrien's Castle

Adrien's Castle

29 December 2011

  Ten years ago, Brigitte de Gastines-Cachart, then chairman director general of the society SVP, and Eric Cachart, TV journalist, created Adrien's Chalet, in Verbier in Swiss Alps, by transforming a three-star hotel into a prestigious establishment Intermediaries and Castles five stars. ...

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Rent a dream at Maurice Island

Rent a dream at Maurice Island

15 December 2011

  Coming and going to everyone's ease and will, live in any friendliness or in any privacy, without dress code or timetables to be respected for meals, enjoy to make your own market to the village neighbours or not! It is all ...

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The inauguration of Citadine Prestige at Trafalgar Square, London

The inauguration of Citadine Prestige at Trafalgar Square, London

15 December 2011

  The Ascott Limited (Ascott), the biggest owner of hotel chains and residences in the world, announced that the residence Citadines Trafalgar Square London will become City Prestige before March, 2012.  With a more than 7 million euro investment and a renovation of more than nine ...

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On the rocks bar in Canada

On the rocks bar in Canada

6 December 2011

It is, definitely, a freezing image but also an alluring one if we think it is unique to sit at an ice bar and order whiskey...on the rocks! In Canada, From December to Avril this type of bar is no longer an ...

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