Boat International magazine
101’ superyacht  Photography by John Rowe
pp. 68-72  Sept 1990   (Reprinted with permission)

New ownership can make dramatic changes to a yacht.  When the new owner of Princesa Del Mar asked for a nautical playground with superlative comfort, his wishes were interpreted by stretching the boat and refitting the interior.


The new owner of the Princesa Del Mar, a 1982 built 29m (96ft) aluminum hull Broward motor yacht, soon realized that his purchase simply didn’t suit his active lifestyle. Though he was satisfied with the Broward’s hull design, engineering and basic layout, a three-week sea trial revealed that she would need major changes…