Thursday, April 30, 2009

YACHT CHARTER NEWS BLOG: APRIL 2009 Paradise Connections

Summary of postings on our
Charter Yacht Sailing Vacations Blog & Hotel Barges on the European Waterways Blog

APRIL 2009
- Paradise Connections Yacht Charters
Newest posts at bottom of page)

Friendly fish - Photo by Charter Yacht Promenade. Used by permission.NOT AN APRIL FOOLS !!!

We would like to remind you of some special offers still in effect: CLICK HERE for details.

Also, you may wish to view the March Newsletter if you haven't looked at it since we sent the mid-March email.

Posted: April 1, 2009

Charter Yacht Contessa in the Virgin Islands with ParadiseConnections.comCharter Yacht Contessa offers discount for April-June 2009

Contessa is offering a 5% discount for new charter bookings taking place in April, May or June 2009. More info...

Posted: April 1, 2009

BVI sail dive sailing vacation charter yacht Promenade with ParadiseConnections.comPromenade crew, Rich and Lisa, on vacation in New Zealand

Kerry from the charter dive / sail trimaran PROMENADE received these photos the other day of their crew Rich & Lisa on their vacation. More info...
Posted: April 1, 2009

I need socks!Some April Foolishness

It sure felt a bit chilly in St Maarten this morning... More info...

Posted: April 1, 2009

Virgin Islands Caribbean Crewed Catamaran Yacht ChartersSpecial offer on Caribbean Catamarans

Here are a few catamarans that are offering 10 nights for the price of 7 this summer (British Virgin Islands, Grenadines). More info...

Posted: April 2, 2009

Easter Special offer - Contact to charter this motor yacht in the BahamasEaster Special - m/y AGHASSI in Bahamas

The 145' Christensen Motoryacht AGHASSI (ex-PrimaDonna) is available for an Easter charter in the Bahamas. Save $40,000 off her normal weekly rate! More info...

Posted: April 3, 2009

Charter motor yacht SHOGUN in Mexico with ParadiseConnections.comCharter yacht SHOGUN in Mexico - 2 nights FREE

Take advantage of two free nights onboard the 122-foot motor yacht SHOGUN in Mexico! Nine nights for the price of seven. More info...

Posted: April 3, 2009

French hotel barge Enchante begins canal du midi south of France cruises in August 2009. Contact for detailsEnchanté : New French Hotel Barge - South of France : Canal du Midi and Provence & Camargue routes

The new hotel barge Enchanté is scheduled to start cruising the rivers and canals of the South of France beginning August 2, 2009. The task of converting her into a luxury floating hotel has been progressing as planned. More info...

Posted: April 6, 2009

Charter Yacht AR-DE Florida Bahamas - Contact for your next yacht charterFLORIDA / BAHAMA Special: 2 Free Nights aboard AR-DE

The 100-foot Burger motoryacht AR-DE has a special offer for all new bookings confirmed in (not necessarily taking place during) April 2009: NINE nights for the price of SEVEN, plus NO delivery fees to the Bahamas! More info...

Posted: April 6, 2009

Cruise the South of France aboard French Hotel Barge Emma - Book your barging holiday vacation with ParadiseConnections.comFrench Hotel Barge EMMA is ready to invite you aboard

The charming French hotel barge EMMA, owned and operated by our friends Rene & Liz, mainly cruises the canal du midi in the south of France, but also has alternative Provence & Camargue routes. More info...

Posted: April 9, 2009

Charter m/y Antisan for the Cannes Film Festival - Contact Cannes Film Festival - m/y ANTISAN available

Special offer for Cannes Film Festival 2009: euro 7,000/day (plus all expenses).
More info...

Posted: April 10, 2009

Paradise Connections Yacht Charters - Visit us at www.paradiseconnections.comParadise Connections Yacht Charters MORE updates

It's been a busy week updating our "Rates & Yachts" web page.

Besides the Caribbean Yachts (sail, multihulls, motor, megayachts) we now have individual pages for: New England, Mediterranean, South Pacific, Alaska, etc. More info...

Posted: April 10, 2009

Charter yacht Aloha Malolo - Contact ParadiseConnections.comALOHA MALOLO - Charter Comments

We just received comments from recent charterers (family of 5) we had aboard ALOHA MALOLO. We love Eric's smoothies, too! More info...

Posted: April 11, 2009

Tropical muffin recipe from Charter Yacht THREE MOONS - ParadiseConnections.comRECIPE from Charter Yacht THREE MOONS

We asked a few of our favorite charter yachts to share a couple of their favorite recipes whether it be an appetizer, main dish, or cocktail. Here's one from Shelly, owner-operator of the 72-foot charter yacht THREE MOONS: Papaya Pineapple Bran Muffins

Posted: April 12, 2009


ARGYLL has just announced their limited availability for charters. More info...

Posted: April 13, 2009

Special offers on European hotel barges - Contact ParadiseConnections.comSPECIAL OFFERS ON EUROPEAN HOTEL BARGES

River Thames, England - Caledonia Canal, Scotland - River Shannon, Ireland - Venice, Italy - Free TGV, south of France - Canal du Midi, south of France - Burgundy (Bourgogne) region, south of France

Posted: April 13, 2009

Charter catamaran AMARYLLIS this summer in the Caribbean - Contact Paradise Connections Yacht ChartersCharter Catamaran AMARYLLIS - New lower rates Summer 2009

We just received news from Bruce and Laura that Amaryllis is lowering their rates for summer 2009 (for charters occurring from now through December 11, 2009). More info...

Posted: April 14, 2009

Crewed charter yacht OCEAN PEARL - Mexico Yacht Charters - Contact ParadiseConnections.comMEXICO by Land & Sea - The best of both worlds

m/y Ocean Pearl and the El Tamarindo, considered to be one of the finest properties on the Pacific Ocean, are pleased to offer an extraordinarily unique land and sea package. Combine 4 nights on board the fabulous OCEAN PEARL with 3 nights at the exclusive El Tamarindo. More info...

Posted: April 14, 2009

New Megayacht Yacht Charter BlogNew Megayacht Yacht Charter Blog Website

We have created a new blog just for megayachts. All of the motoryachts that fall into the minimega, mega, and superyacht classes can be found on our new blog All About Megayacht Yacht Charters. More info...
Posted: April 15, 2009

KAPALUA chef works with Celebrity Chefs at California Food and Wine Show!

There's something good cooking aboard the motoryacht KAPALUA ! Charter guests can expect to enjoy the fruits of Chef Patrick’s experience as he brings back from the show new techniques, ideas and philosophies. More info...
Posted: April 16, 2009

Charter catamaran ALEXISCrewed Caribbean Charter Catamaran ALEXIS

The crewed charter yacht, catamaran ALEXIS has announced new rates for summer 2009 (through Oct.31st). More info...

Posted: April 17, 2009

RecipeRECIPE : Charter Yacht Catamaran AMARYLLIS

We asked a few of our favorite charter yachts to share a couple of their favorite recipes. Here's one from Laura, owner-operator of the charter yacht Catamaran AMARYLLIS. More info...

Posted: April 21, 2009

Charter Yacht Amaryllis with Yacht ChartersCharter Comments CATAMARAN AMARYLLIS

Here are comments we received from a recent charter of ours aboard the Catamaran AMARYLLIS. Family charter of Dad, and two daughters in their early 20's. More info...

Posted: April 22, 2009

Yacht charters in Greece with Yacht ChartersBook now and save 15% on s/y PRINCE in Greece

Early Bird offer of 15% off our daily, weekly or Honeymoon rates for any bookings made prior to May 5th 2009. Prince is an 82-foot sailing vessel for yacht charters in Greece. More info...

Posted: April 24, 2009

St Vincent and Grenadines Sample Yacht Charter ItinerarySt. Vincent & Grenadines : Sample Itinerary Yacht Charter

Sample itineraries for 6, 7, and 10-night charters beginning in St Vincent (Young Island) and sailing throughout the Grenadines.

More info...

Posted: April 25, 2009

Paradise Clothing - Summer, Tropical, Resort Clothing and GiftsParadise Clothing - Tropical & Summer Fashions

Looking for some new togs for your yacht charter? Need some summer clothes? Or perhaps you live in the tropics and need to add to your wardrobe?

Check out Paradise Clothing Company. More info...
Posted: April 27, 2009

Charter Yacht Pacific Wave with Yacht ChartesrCharter yacht PACIFIC WAVE based St. Lucia Caribbean
News from Pacific Wave... Reduced rates and now based out of St. Lucia but still available for charters throughout the Caribbean. More info...

Posted: April 29, 2009

Charter Yacht Caliope of Arne in the Caribbean with Yacht ChartersCrewed Caribbean Yacht Charters : CALIOPE OF ARNE Summer 2009

The charter yacht CALIOPE OF ARNE will be available for charter this summer (2009) in the Caribbean. 8-person charters at an affordable rate. More info...

Posted: April 29, 2009

Book charter yacht MAKAYABELLA with Yacht ChartersCharter MAKAYABELLA and SAVE 10%

MAKAYABELLA has a special offer of a 10% discount for
new Summer 2009 bookings confirmed before May 31, 2009. More info...
Posted: April 30, 2009


Read Last Month's Newsletter :)
Posted: April 1, 2009

All the best!
Sheila & Bob
Paradise Connections Yacht Charters
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