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Restaurant Review Amaya

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It’s always refreshing to find a restaurant which tries to do things differently, and arguably raising the standard whilst offering a style of cuisine not easily found in the locality. This is certainly the case with Amaya. This is a new restaurant found on C /Fabrica in the heart of ... Read More »

Captains of Industry


  This is the first in a series of articles where we shall look at the leaders of successful businesses in the Yachting industry here in the Western Med, how they arrived here and how they have managed to succeed where hundreds have failed. For those of you who don’t ... Read More »

Editorial : March Edition

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Dear Islander, As the season gets ever closer, refit work all over the Med intensifies by the week, and non-more so than in STP Shipyard here in Palma. Taking a look around yesterday, the scale and amount of work going on to some of the most beautiful yachts on the ... Read More »

Planning the Best Ever Beach Party This Summer


What’s the point in having a yacht if you can’t plan fun activities to be shared with other boating enthusiasts? This summer, why not plan the very best waterside bash ever so that you can share your love of the water with friends and family having common interests. Whether planning ... Read More »

YPI Crew – How To Develop Loyalty On-board


Loyalty is defined as ‘a feeling of strong support for someone or something.’ This sentiment is imperative on a superyacht, where a strong team ethic is an essential facet for operating an organised and successful vessel. Like any team, maintaining good relationships with those you’re working and interacting with is ... Read More »

February Editorial


Dear Islander, We are well and truly in the midst of the European Boatshow season, with London just having closed its doors on January 17th. Dusseldorf , the largest show in Europe, is next on the calendar opening its doors on the 23rd January for 9 days. London reported a ... Read More »

Justin Chisholm – Happy New Year

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  2016 looks set to be a bumper year on the international racing scene with three of our sport’s highest profile franchises – the America’s Cup World Series, the Olympic Games and the Vendee Globe Race – all taking place over the next 12 months. Plus, there is plenty of ... Read More »

The Islander Editorial 2016

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Dear Islander, Well, here we are starting off another year, and let’s hope it is a good one for one and all ! I hope you have all had a great festive season, and like me are starting on the various detox and healthy regimes for the start of the ... Read More »