Bucket Lists and Reverse Bucket Lists in New York

Private Yacht Cruise

In recent news, the New York Times had released a collection of the ultimate reverse bucket list gathered from various New Yorkers. A reverse bucket list is a number of things that you hoped to never do in your life. It evolved into including what you hope to never do again as well. This is… Read more »

NYC Event Planning

What better way to celebrate than with an excursion on the sea? And that’s exactly the kind of thing you’ll find when it comes to the kind of event planning Metro Yacht Charter offers. You’ll never want to have a wedding, birthday or any party without a yacht again. It doesn’t matter if you are… Read more »

Team Building with Metro Yacht Charters of NY

Team Building Activities

Any company knows that making sure your leadership is working well with each other can be crucial to how well the company will run. This is especially important with communication between all the major cogs of the company. That’s where team building retreats had first started to make their appearance. It was a way for… Read more »

A Closer Look at Our NY Metro Yacht Listings

nyc harbor cruises

New York City is a metropolis, which is home to many private chartered yacht services. Many of these have a ship or two, or a couple of vessels, giving customers some choice in how they can enjoy the waterways around NYC. However, here at Metro Yacht Charters of NY, we literally offer dozens of ships,… Read more »

Metro Yacht Charters of NY Will Bring You to Spring Water

Spring is, finally, here and the weather is starting to pick up. Rejuvenation can be felt in the air and many are flocking to water to experience it. At Metro Yacht Charters of NY, we want to be the ones to bring it to you, because, after all, There’s nothing quite like a luxurious dining… Read more »

Getting Married in NYC Waters

You’ve already said yes. Your partner’s ring is on your finger and now all that’s left is to pick a place to make good on that promise. Where are you both going to say “I do?” Where is your partner going to wait as you walk down the aisle? Where are your friends and loved… Read more »

Spring in NYC

Springtime in New York is one of those crazily inspiring things that we completely take for granted. If you’re a local, it’s easy to forget the bigger picture as you’re rushing to catch the express train!   And if you’re a visitor, New York is a spectacle no matter the season. But after snow washes… Read more »

Great Reasons to Get a Closer Look At NYC

Every year, millions upon millions of tourists visit New York City to see some of the most engaging sights in architecture and art that can only be found in this metropolis. The five boroughs of this city are home to renowned museums, cultural institutions and many locations that are brimming with historical significance.   Metro… Read more »

This Fall, Take a Guided Water Tour of NYC’s Most Beautiful Views

The autumn months bring a great splash of color to New York City, and the vibrant natural colors are on display everywhere.   Many people think of this city as a concrete jungle, but there are plenty of areas where all can enjoy the changing of the seasons. Public waterways with close access to large… Read more »

Extreme Wedding Proposals in New York City

Spending a significant amount of money on a wedding is expected, but what about spending thousands on the proposal? According to a recent news story on New York’s CBS 2, “extreme proposals are becoming the latest trend to pop the question.”   How much would you spend on a proposal? A NYC wedding planner believes… Read more »

Entertaining Corporate Clients on a Private Yacht

Building great relationships with clients is essential in today’s world. While golf has often been the go-to option for client entertainment, there is something to be said about trying something different from the norm. However, trying something different doesn’t mean you need to be over the top and lavish while entertaining clients all of the… Read more »

Promote A Positive Workplace with Team Building Activities Aboard a Private Yacht Charter

For businesses, building a positive and productive atmosphere is crucial. Opposed to the competitive work atmosphere of the past, these days, organizations are placing more emphasis on a team-based atmosphere. With this, team building exercises and activities have become a fad among many businesses, both large and small.    Team building activities can be presented… Read more »

Tips for Throwing a Surprise Party

  Birthday parties, retirement parties, or promotions – whatever the celebration, show your special someone how much they mean to you by surprising them with a private yacht charter! By following these tips and leaving the rest to our full service event planner, you’re sure to throw a flawless, one-of-a-kind surprise party!   You’re going… Read more »

Fourth of July Celebrations in New York City

Nothing gets more patriotic than the Fourth of July! Beaches and barbeques, red, white, and blue décor – all to celebrate our Founding Fathers! USA pride brings everyone together every Independence Day, but nothing is more uniting than gathering together to watch a fireworks display in Manhattan. The Macy’s Annual 4th of July Fireworks Display… Read more »

Wedding Rehearsal Dinner Basics

The wedding rehearsal and rehearsal dinner is the final step before saying, “I do.” While many couples have the rehearsal and dinner on the night before their big day, it’s not unusual to have it two to three nights before. The rehearsal is just what it sounds like, a practice of the big day. The… Read more »

How to Make A Corporate Event Memorable

There are various reasons why corporate events are hosted. Celebrating business success or a corporate anniversary, promoting new or expanding business services, or advertising to potential clients are among the few. Planning the “Corporate Event of the Year” is no easy feat! To ensure your employees and guests enjoy all the benefits of the event,… Read more »

Reasons to Hire a Full Service Event Planner

No matter the occasion – wedding, rehearsal dinner cruise, corporate function, or a sweet 16 celebration – quite a bit of time, effort, and detail go into planning. From finding the perfect yacht that will comfortably accommodate your guests, to booking fabulous live entertainment, sometimes the party logistics and details can be quite overwhelming to… Read more »

Celebrate a Graduation Aboard a Private Yacht

With just a few months to go until graduation, and even less for college grads, now is the time to start planning the celebration! With a busy schedule, the last thing on your mind is planning a party. Metro Yacht Charters of NY offers full event planning services, for every kind of celebration, including graduation… Read more »

Host Your Next Event Aboard a Luxurious Private Yacht

With spring quickly approaching (finally!), now is the time to start thinking about planning events for the spring and summer months. From small, intimate events, to larger events, Metro Yacht Charters of NY offers full service event planning for our private yacht charters.   Whether you are planning a that milestone birthday celebration, retirement party,… Read more »

How to make your next business meeting notable

More often than not, a business meeting is held in a windowless and dull boardroom, or in a lackluster and uncomfortable conference room.  The clichéd setting can force some employees to dread the idea of attending the meeting, especially if the meeting is going to be time consuming.  Changing the location of your next meeting… Read more »