Articles tagged “yachts”

Is There Really a Peer-to-Peer Market for Yachts?

Is There Really a Peer-to-Peer Market for Yachts?

Patrick Whyte, Skift

While yachting is undeniably attractive for luxury travelers, is it really ripe for disruption? The practical and logistical concerns make an intermediary or manager seem more attractive than in other sectors.

7 months ago

The State of Luxury Yacht Rentals and Sharing Schemes

The State of Luxury Yacht Rentals and Sharing Schemes

Samantha Shankman, Skift

Breaking open the yacht rental market with a sharing platform is a difficult endeavor given the challenges of operating a digital business within the luxury sector as well as the nuances and securities needed for an experience as hands-on as yachting.

7 months ago

Is the Crypto-Luxury Travel Market Worth the Risk?

Is the Crypto-Luxury Travel Market Worth the Risk?

Samantha Shankman, Skift

Bitcoin's growth has made a lot of people very wealthy, and more companies are looking at tapping into what could be a lucrative market. The problem, though, is the unpredictable nature of cryptocurrency markets means accepting these virtual currencies comes with considerable risk.

9 months ago