Yachts retain their status as the main attribute of the life of the rich and famous. Yachts of show business stars: Beyonce Knowles, Jay-Z, P. Diddy and others. If 20 years ago there were only 300 yachts in the world over 100 feet in size, today there are already more than 5 thousand of them.
In this case, we are talking not only about megayachts, which are not inferior in size to warships, which belong to the sheikhs of Dubai, members of the royal family of Saudi Arabia or Roman Abramovich, but also about the new toys of Hollywood stars. Cars, mansions and their own islands have long become essential items, and only yachts retain the status of the main attribute of the life of the rich and famous.
One of the richest couples in show business Beyonce Knowles and Jay-Zhave long turned their leisure time into an endless yacht-partytime: for example, the singer did not spare $ 3 million to arrange a luxurious birthday celebration for her then fiancé (and now her husband) on one of the Caribbean islands.
The celebrity couple and the 20 closest friends of the American r'n'b stars spent several days aboard a luxury yacht, sometimes having fun with helicopter flights.
Another American rap idol P. Diddy, who was known as the main hedonist and perfectionist of the celebrity party, always preferred the most expensive and luxurious. His famous motorboat Ferretti 94 is no exception - it makes an equally strong impression on countless friends of the superstar and on seasoned colleagues.
Trendsetters Beckham (David / Victoria Beckham)also love to enjoy life in floating palaces. The spouses spent more than a million dollars just to upgrade their legendary Princess - the ship is famous for its crazy speed and incredible options. The yacht is equipped with a satellite guidance system (David's idea) and an incredible interior, which was personally handled by Victoria.
The singer is considered one of the experts in yachting. Jon Bon Jovi, who traditionally rents the chic Annaliesse, surpassing in all respects even the legendary Christina O. As for Jennifer Lopez, then even in choosing a yacht she relied not on technical characteristics, but on the original design - the feminine yacht of the pop diva Ferretti 50 can amaze every lady's imagination, and the ability to reach speeds of up to 45 knots per hour is a pleasant bonus.
The 57 ′ Uniesse Open is perhaps the most extravagant yacht to be owned by the incomparable Naomi Campbell … It is known that the ship is equipped with 2 engines of 800 horsepower each, and in the comfort zones there are two guest rooms, a kitchen and 4 bathrooms.
Nicole KidmanAlthough he rarely visits his native Australia, he places his yacht Hokulani, worth 4.5 million Australian dollars, in the marina on the prestigious Sydney Pier 6/7 in Walsh Bay - a place for multimillionaires. The maintenance of her favorite toy costs the actress almost a million dollars a year.
Motor yacht Ferretti 810, owned by the singer Asher) Is an example of a real elite vehicle. In addition to the living room, kitchen and several rooms, the Ferretti 810 can accommodate over 20 people and costs about $ 4 million.
The singer preferred a more modest version. Ricky Martin- his Pershing 62 is ideal for sailing with family and friends.
Designer Roberto Cavalliloves to talk about his 132ft yacht Baglietto that she is as sexy as his stuff. The famous Italian couturier did not spare £ 20 million on a miracle yacht with decks, leather trim and a unique chameleon-like design - the ship's paint changes color depending on the lighting. On one of the most glamorous houseboats, Roberto's friends, the Beckham couple and Mischa Barton, are very fond of spending time.
George Clooneyalso likes to invite friends on boat trips. At one time, his chic Aquariva was made famous by Cindy Crawford, who loves topless sunbathing. Also among the regular guests of the sea party on Clooney's yacht are his best friends - Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie.
Purchase of a yacht for Nicolas Cagewas a childhood dream. Having earned the first million, Cage began saving for a yacht - and it was Weston, named after the actor's son. Cage moors his beauty in his own harbor and calls his favorite toy.
Stefano Gabbana, a representative of the design duo Dolce & Gabbana, also took the purchase of his yacht very seriously - he personally designed the interior of the ship and as a result was able to surprise the world community with a combination of strict minimalism and incomparable luxury of decor. The yacht was built in Viareggio at the Codecasa family shipyard. Regina d'Italia, according to Stefano, is intended primarily not for noisy parties, but for privacy and relaxation.