We crossed the Atlantic with a sailing yacht and upon return in Europe in 2020 we migrated to a motor yacht:

Contest 50 CS – Dutch Construction, German Flag

SY Ithaka


  • Length 14.99m, Beam 4,56m
  • Bulb keel with 2,15m draft
  • Mast height over water 22,50m
  • Displacement 21.8 tons loaded
  • Hull speed 8,7kn
  • Sailing area on the wind ca. 125 sqm
  • Water 800l, Fuel 700l

Ithaka was sold in September 2020 after we have returned from the Carribean Sea. We have made a significant change and moved to a motor yacht:

Linden Spiegelkotter 14.50, Dutch construction, Geman flag:

MY Bora Bora

Manufacturer: Linden Jachtbouw B.V., Netherlands
Type: Linden Spiegelkotter 14.50
Measures: 14,50m * 4,40m
Draft: 1,28m
Displacement: 28 tons
Engine: John Deere 6,8 liters, 180 HP
Generator: Mastervolt 12 KW
Water tank: 800 liters
Fuel tank: 1600 liters