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Expedition cruising – in high heels

Exploring challenging waters, in considerable style

Expedition cruising – in high heels

Image: © Y.CO/Tim McKenna

November 08 2011
Sophy Roberts

In the southern regions of the world, the charter and yacht-management company YCO ( claims that the anti-skid granite deck of Big Fish, a new long-range motor yacht, will open up expedition cruising to women in high heels (albeit at a risk of puncturing the Zodiacs). Available for $195,000 a week (excluding fuel) and for sale at €26.5m, Big Fish has a look that’s suitable for St Tropez but is designed for more challenging waters, including Antarctica, the Galapagos and the Amazon.

Pictured: Big Fish at anchor in French Polynesia.

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Sailing yachts