Posts filed under: Hanse

Hello, Cannes Yachting Festival!

Well, actually we didn’t go to the Cannes Yachting Festival today, but we did arrive here this afternoon, had some time to stroll around, eat terrific food, try out our... Read More

An Inside History of Hanse Yachts

When we received the order confirmation for our new sailing boat from Hanse Yachts, I really wanted to write something about the quite fascinating history of the company and yard.... Read More

Merry Christmas, H388!

Our dealer, BohusCharter AB, forwarded the first document we’ve seen from the actual Hanse Yachts yard! It’s saying they will start production of our new Hanse 388 in the first... Read More

Configure Your Own Hanse Yacht

It’s super easy to buy a new sailing boat! Open the HanseYachts Configurator, select your boat, the materials, the options, press Buy and within a few business days your dream yacht... Read More

Hello, Helsinki!

This weekend Charlotte and I visited Helsinki and the Helsinki Boats Afloat Show. There was a Hanse 388 (fireworks! cheers!) but also a couple of other boats that gave us the good vibrations. ... Read More

About Yacht Financing and Some Sleepless Nights

“I am so very sorry, but there has been a small misunderstanding on our part”, the very amiable bank employee said on the phone, “so is there any chance you... Read More

What We Left Out

As it happens, we actually didn’t include all the optional items in our new boat. Some were without a doubt unnecessary, but others frustratingly hard to decide on. Here is... Read More

No Turning Back Now

A few hours ago I scanned and returned to the dealer the signed contract for buying a new Hanse 388!... Read More

Visiting Stockholm and a real Hanse 388

This weekend we saw it for the first time! A real Hanse 388! But first some words about how we actually got here, and the quite amazing hotel we’re staying... Read More

Options, options, options

New sailing boats can seem quite affordable when looking at their base prices, but then there are the options.... Read More