Friday, October 30, 2009

YACHT CHARTERS & HOTEL BARGES NEWS BLOG: October 2009 Paradise Connections

Summary of postings on our

Charter Yacht Sailing Vacations Blog & Hotel Barges on the European Waterways Blog

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

REMINDER: Special Offers from September's Newsletter
Posted: October 3, 2009

Early Booking Discounts for 2010 Hotel Barges - REMINDER: Hotel Barges 2010 - Early Booking Special Offers

$250 OFF PER PERSON on all cabin and charter bookings for 2010 cruises, if confirmed with a deposit by 30 November 2009 READ MORE...

Posted: September 5, 2009

Welcome to new charter yacht, s/y ALALANTE

We would like to welcome the sailing yacht ALALANTE, a new 90-foot (27 meter) sloop, to the yacht charter fleet. Introductory winter rates. READ MORE...

Posted: October 2, 2009

We just had an earthquake in St Martin!

Bob & Sheila your charter yacht brokers (Paradise Connections) who live aboard their own sailboat and are currently at anchor in Simpson Bay Lagoon near Explorer Island (French side) of St Martin had an odd experience at lunchtime. READ MORE...

Posted: October 5, 2009

French Hotel Barge EMMA - Canal du Midi, France

We received an email this morning from Liz & René, owner-operators of the French hotel barge EMMA. Not too late to start planning next year's vacation. Others already have! READ MORE...

Posted: October 7, 2009

Halloween in the Virgin Islands & Foxy's Cat Fight
It's that time of year... Halloween will soon be upon us. And, of course (drumroll, please!) Foxy's Halloween Cat Fight! This popular & fun event is held every year at Foxy's, Jost Van Dyke, British Virgin Islands. READ MORE...

Posted: October 1, 2009

Christmas & New Years availability for Virgin Islands

We have updated our previous list of yachts to charter in the Virgin Islands for Christmas and New Years. Please contact us for other possibilities and Caribbean locations. READ MORE...

Posted: October 13, 2009

Congratulations, Ian & Polly !!!

We received a couple of wedding photos from Ian & Polly, crew of the charter catamaran ReAction. READ MORE...

Posted: October 15, 2009

Charter Yacht DULCINEA - Refit Update 2009

We received word from Dulcinea that they are out of the New England shipyard and they are making their way back home to the Caribbean. READ MORE...

Posted: October 16, 2009

OCEAN PEARL Mexico - Winter Special offer

The charter yacht OCEAN PEARL, a 115-foot Christensen motor yacht, has a Special Inclusive Offer for Mexico this winter 2009-10 season! READ MORE...

Posted: October 19, 2009


Here's a few 4-day/3-night Thanskgiving weekend specials that you might find interesting... By the way, Thanksgiving is Thursday, November 26th this year (2009). READ MORE...

Posted: October 19, 2009

Charter catamaran ALEXIS is leaving soon...

Thanksgiving 2009 special for 2-4 people in the Virgin Islands. READ MORE...

Posted: October 22, 2009

New Catamaran Joins Yacht Charter Fleet

VIVO, a 60-foot Fountaine-Pajot catamaran, has just entered the Caribbean charter yacht fleet. READ MORE...

Posted: October 27, 2009

Thanksgiving week 2009: Special Offers

Special offer on select catamarans for Thanksgiving week 2009: Pay for 6 nights and stay for 7. That's a great deal to be thankful for! READ MORE...

Posted: October 28, 2009

RUNAWAY to the Virgin Islands - Special offer

Runaway is offering a 20% discount on yacht charters taking place between November 18 and December 18, 2009. Imagine yourself having Thanksgiving in the Caribbean and watching the football bowl games on Runaway's new 52-inch LED TV with Bose Surround Sound... You can also look at this as an early Christmas present! READ MORE...

Posted: October 29, 2009

Another beautiful day in the Caribbean

Here's a photo we just took from our nomadic office in St Martin. READ MORE...

Posted: October 29, 2009

Charter PROMENADE - Thanksgiving, New Years, Winter Discounts

Richard and Lisa are back aboard the ever-popular charter yacht Promenade and they have decided that they want to fill up the last few remaining weeks available on their winter 2009/10 calendar, so they are offering an incredible deal to entice you aboard! READ MORE...

Posted: October 30, 2009

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Posted: October 1, 2009