Three Iconic Boating Cities

For entertainment, check out the Chicago Riverwalk. It has three downtown docks, including this one at City Winery, a restaurant and live-music venue. Cate Brown Special delivery: Sign up for the free Boating email newsletter. Subscribe to Boating magazine for $14 for 1 year and receive 4 bonus digital issues. Chicago This city of 2.7 million doesn’t become an […]

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Countdown to Southampton Boat Show 2022: Fjord 38 Open

While it might be the baby of the fleet, the 38 Open is pure unadulterated ‘Fjord’. Alex Smith explains why its worth tracking down at SIBS 2022… The new entry-level Fjord is a very attractive party platform In line with its larger siblings, the Fjord 38 Open is all about big walkaround decks and relaxing […]

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24 of the best new boats at Cannes Yachting Festival 2022

Europe’s biggest on-water boat show returns next month (Sept 6-11), and we’ve picked out the cream of the crop at the 2022 Cannes Yachting Festival. The 2022 Cannes Yachting Festival is almost upon us and once again it promises to be a bumper show, drawing in boat lovers from across the Continent and beyond. In […]

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Countdown to Cannes Yachting Festival 2022: Nerea NY40

Nerea Yachts’ new NY40 certainly looks the part. Alex Smith explains why it’s worth a closer look at this year’s Cannes Yachting Festival… The NY40 is the second boat to emerge from this ambitious young Italian builder Like the original Nerea NY24, the Nerea NY40 is designed to combine naval tradition and hi-tech innovation with […]

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Tested: Pardo GT52

With a hull that packs power and comfort, the Pardo GT52 has the perfect combination for performance and cruisability. Lap of Luxury The Pardo GT52 demonstrates its power and versatility at a storied Mediterranean destination. Few automotive designs are as distinct as the classic gran turismo that emerged in Europe in the mid-twentieth century, pioneered […]

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Featured Boat: 2022 Nor-Tech 460 Flyer Open Bow

<!– Featured Boat: Featured Boat: 2022 Nor-Tech 460 Flyer Open Bow –> A one-of-a-kind creation for a buyer looking for something breathtaking with a versatile dayboat layout, the first Nor-Tech 460 Flyer Open Bow is available for purchase through American Custom Marine in Kimball, Mich. The 46-footer, which turned heads during the Boyne Thunder Poker […]

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Best river boats: Tempting used options for exploring inland waterways

Our resident used boat expert Nick Burnham picks out a selection of the best river boats currently offered for sale on the secondhand market… When a good friend of mine moved to London, he surprised us all by swapping his twin diesel 30-knot sportscruiser for a river boat. He had boated very happily on the […]

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Solaris 44 Open

An advancing cold front does little to curtail the vibes aboard the Solaris 44 Open in Miami. Miami Heat An advancing cold front does little to curtail the vibes aboard the Solaris 44 Open in Miami. Miami is prefab. The experience of the metropolis from end to end is entirely constructed for your pleasure and […]

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Parker sportsboats: Everything you need to know

Though originally famed for its robust offshore RIBs, Parker Poland is also an undisputed powerhouse in the world of recreational sportsboats. Parker 630 The company’s core ethos is to marry capable, seagoing hulls with high-quality construction and to bring its boats to market at remarkably accessible and reasonable prices. It also makes a point of […]

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Dromeas sportsboats: Everything you need to know

Founded in 2017 by Turkish Olympic Sailor, Efe Kuyumcu, the aim at Dromeas Yachts is to build some of the toughest and most versatile high-performance offshore leisure boats in the world. Dromeas D28 CC And by positioning itself in the 25-40ft day boating sector and leveraging the design input of British race guru, Adam Younger, […]

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Tested: Saxdor 200 Pro Sport

This nimble dayboat runs like a PWC on steroids. The Saxdor 200 Pro Sport can be described as a personal watercraft that combines a jet ski’s convenience and ease of use with the safety and comfort of a compact boat. However, there’s a lot more to this boat that makes it exceptional. This style of […]

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New Boat: Invictus TT460

With its emphasis on deck space, the TT460 is offered as a day boat and occasional weekender. Invictus builds boats that seem to get better looking the closer you get. The overall style of the TT460 is pretty sharp, whatever your opinion of axe bows may be, but as you approach you really start to […]

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