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News: Luxury schooner ‘This Is Us’ Caribbean charter special: 9 days for 7!

February 27, 2012 by Yacht Charter
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Sailing yacht THIS IS US (ex Skylge) is currently offering 9 days for the price of 7 at EUR€ 64,000.00 plus expenses for the remainder of the Caribbean season. Delivered in 2006 luxury schooner ‘This Is Us’ was built by the prestigious yacht builder Holland Jachtbouw and measures 42.98 m in length over all. She is designed in traditional style with lightweight, performance orientation. If you are looking for a prefect yacht for either regattas or relaxing family charters, this is an excellent, not-to-be-missed opportunity for you. This Is Us yacht is available for luxury yacht charters in the Caribbean as well as Mediterranean during the summer season in Europe.

Sailing yacht THIS IS US (ex SKYLGE), which is the Frisian word for the Dutch island of Terschelling was built to MCA standards and has an ideal layout for chartering, with an owners’ stateroom, VIP suite, two guest cabins and lavish amounts of deck space.

Constructed in aluminium and designed by André Hoek, THIS IS US features slim low-freeboard lines, long overhangs and a modest pilothouse. Her rig follows the trend for high-aspect mainsails, well roached foresails tops, and a clean deck, while her lifting keel offers access to shallower waters.

Sailing schooner THIS IS US provides the following yacht charter amenities: Novurania 430 DL tender with a 50 hp Yamaha, a Zodiac 340 fastroller 10 hp, 4 complete dive sets & compressor, Waterskis etc.

Audio Visual Equipment and Deck Facilities include a Linn eq. in the salon with remotes for the cockpit and sunbathing area in front of deckhouse, pioneer flat screens-dvd in all cabins (42 inch in salon,20 inch owner, the rest 15 inch).

Caribbean Luxury Yacht Charter Holidays

Offering beautiful pristine beaches, warm weather, interesting cultures and ocean laden with treasures, from tiny beach ridden coral atolls to substantial mountainous islands exuding rich and colourful cultures, the popular Caribbean charter destination covers an area which is famous for its beautiful waterways and islands. There is no better way to experience the Caribbean than on a crewed luxury yacht charter vacation.

The main Caribbean sailing season runs from November through to July. The Caribbean primary high season is from mid-December to March, when the winter escapees from North America and Europe arrive in their greatest numbers. The hurricane season is from late July to early October, although hurricanes are in general rare in the southern Caribbean. Unfortunately, they can be prevalent around Cuba, Bahamas and the east coast of the U.S. every few years.

As with many boating locations the Caribbean shoulder season, in this case from April to July, is also a great time to charter a boat as there are less shore based visitors, some lovely settled sunny weather, and warm yet steady breeze. The Caribbean is made up of many different multi-nation (and multi-cultural) volcanic islands. There are amazing sailing grounds stretching from Cuba and Jamaica in the west, through the Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, The Virgin Islands, The Leeward Islands and the Windward Islands, finishing with Trinidad and Tobago off the coast of Venezuela.

Other popular places to visit on a yacht charter include Antigua, St Barts, Anguilla, St Martin, The British Virgin Islands, The US Virgin Islands, the Grenadines and many more.

For more information and a full list of yacht available in the Caribbean this season, click here: http://www.charterworld.com

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