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Hinckley Yachts Present at Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show

Fort Lauderdale Boat ShowNow the curtains have closed on Europe’s Monaco Yacht Show, the collective thoughts of the sailing world will turn towards the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, which begins at the end of the month.

Held in Florida, the ‘Yachting Capital of the World’, the 54th Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show is regarded as one of the oldest and most important events on the yachting calendar attended by thousands each autumn.

Show exhibits at the five day show, which begins this year on Halloween, range from local yacht builders such as Hinckley Yachts to interior designers, luxury service providers and even supercar manufacturers. Continue reading Hinckley Yachts Present at Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show

Becket & Co. Tips on When to Sail on the East Coast

Newport sunset

Having mostly grown up in New England, our team of experts at Becket & Co. consider the region to be one of the best sailing destinations in the United States – but there again we might be biased!

So for those of you who are not so familiar with the coastline, we thought we would publish a few user-friendly guides to help you acquaint yourself with this stunning area in the northeast corner of the USA.

And the first subject we have decided to tackle is the climate in New England, a basic understanding of which is crucial if you want to make the most of your boat, and our yacht services. Continue reading Becket & Co. Tips on When to Sail on the East Coast