To many, the image of the superyacht industry is one of excessive opulence. A number of recently publicised newspaper articles have exposed the lavish nature of some of the parties being held on board some yachts with revelations of drug taking and prostitution capturing the headlines.
The link with drug abuse and yachts has never exactly been too far away. Some will associate this link with owners and guests. However, we cannot ignore the crew. Many fail to appreciate the hard work involved in working on board a superyacht so when there’s an opportunity for some down time, crew members will naturally want to let their hair down. This article written for The Islander magazine delves into the issue and how it can be dealt with.
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