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Caribbean Travel Updates

Caribbean Travel Updates

We know you want to be informed about your favorite tropical destinations. Find the latest status updates from the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association about the islands here.   Learn more
Award Winner: One Man’s Obsession for Gorgeous Wooden Sailboats

Award Winner: One Man’s Obsession for Gorgeous Wooden Sailboats

We were pleasantly shocked to learn today that a member of Team Nicholson is the recipient of the prestigious 2017 Eddie Awards by the media industry group FOLIO:. “Secret Passion,” written by Elaine Lembo and photographed by Billy Black, took Learn more
New York Yacht Club to Chase after 36th America’s Cup

New York Yacht Club to Chase after 36th America’s Cup

We almost couldn’t believe it, but there it is, in today’s Sailing Scuttlebutt: “Newport, RI (October 5, 2017) – After a decade and a half away from sailing’s flagship competition, the New York Yacht Club, represented by Bella Mente Quantum Learn more
Cruising Guide Author Chris Doyle Weighs In

Cruising Guide Author Chris Doyle Weighs In

Chris Doyle, the peripatetic author of Caribbean cruising guides, wrote this recently on the Facebook page of DoyleGuides. We think it sums up the post-hurricane state of affairs in some destinations well: “Okay we have obviously been focusing on the Learn more
Head Offshore and Make a Difference

Head Offshore and Make a Difference

Besides setting up relief funds for storm-struck Caribbean islands, Hank Schmitt’s Offshore Passage Opportunities is looking for individuals willing to crew to the battered region to deliver supplies and gear for damaged boats and their owners. “It’s a great opportunity Learn more
Join the Recovery

Join the Recovery

A letter to industry partners from Karen Kelly Shea, president of Nicholson Yachts: We have completed the Newport International Boat Show and I must say that the mood was very upbeat and supporti ve. There were vendors from all over the Learn more
Hood Sailmakers of Rhode Island sold to Quantum Sails

Hood Sailmakers of Rhode Island sold to Quantum Sails

Quantum Sails of Michigan Acquires HOOD Sailmakers of Middletown, RI On Monday July 10, HOOD Sailmakers, announced the 65-year old Rhode Island-based company has been sold to Quantum Sails of Michigan. The acquisition, which includes HOOD’s offices and sail loft Learn more
Newly Launched Catamaran LAYSAN Enters Charter Market

Newly Launched Catamaran LAYSAN Enters Charter Market

Nicholson Yachts’ Newest Catamaran Scheduled to Arrive in Finike, Turkey June 14 Learn more
Volvo Ocean Race: Team Vestas 11th Hour Racing

Volvo Ocean Race: Team Vestas 11th Hour Racing

Team Vestas of 11th Hour Racing Arrived in Newport, Rhode Island Friday Morning Team Vestas of 11th Hour Racing left Lisbon, Portugal on Wednesday April 19th and completed its transatlantic crossing Friday morning in front of a welcoming crowd, withstanding Learn more
Award-Winning Luxury Yacht MARAE Welcomes New Crew!

Award-Winning Luxury Yacht MARAE Welcomes New Crew!

S/Y MARAE Welcomes Captain Andrew and Chef Arwyn! Crewed yacht charters are the epitome of luxury. There are many benefits to having a crew aboard. Not only is a crew experienced enough to handle the yacht you will call home Learn more