This is fine if you’re the type of yacht owner who thinks nothing of darting down from Antibes to Saint Tropez at full throttle.

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Riva Queen


If you are the type of yacht owner who loves the idea of darting down from Antibes to Saint Tropez at full throttle to meet friends for sundowners, then the Riva 76’ Perseo form the Ferreti Group is one yacht you should consider.


This big sports coupé with her aggressive lines, seductive stances and low profile rooflines is designed to look as tight as an Italian suit – nothing should ever get in the way of that sharp silhouette. 


Traditionally, flybridge yachts are luxurious, spacious yachts offering plenty of outdoor entertainment spaces.  Fly  bridge yachts are the backbone of the sub 100-foot yacht sector they are seductive, but with a lounging placed high up on top of the main salon roof, flybridges are never sexy…


Yet that is exactly the word you would use to describe the Riva 76’ Perseo 


Looking at her from the dock and you would never guess that she’s a flybridge. Italy’s Mauro Michelli and Sergio Beretta of Officina Italiana Design have kept the coupé’s silhouette low and brazen, with a central line raking down form the bow giving the 28-meter yacht the perception of constant acceleration. [To be continued...]


 


 


It’s only when you’re in the spacious aft deck that you realise there’s a staircase to port leading upwards. Up on the flybridge, you have three essential ingredients: a big sunpad rear, the captain’s bench seat (a retractable helm is an options) and a C-shaped sofa forward with unobstructed sea views. [To be continued...]