Queen Rania, Bono and the Sarkozys

Queen Rania with Bono

Queen Rania with Bono

Bono, the U2 front man and human rights campaigner was invited to join Queen Rania of Jordan at a dinner organised by French President Nicolas Sarkozy and his wife Carla Bruni at her family villa in Cap Negre, in the French Riviera.

Bono rendezvoused with the elegant Jordanian royal who has been holidaying nearby in St Tropez at a point close by the Bruni’s property. The pair then boarded a helicopter which took them to their hosts.

On their first proper break since their February wedding, the President and his First Lady have been unwinding in the south of France since the start of this month. They’ve been dividing their time between Carla’s family estate and the official presidential summer residence of Fort of Bregancon, in the picture-perfect village of Bormes-les-Mimosas. No stranger to luxury yachts you can see them below doing a spot of yachting.

The French President and his First Lady

The French President and his First Lady

Naomi Campbell Yachting in the Mediterranean

Naomi Campbell

Naomi Campbell

The famous supermodel Naomi Campbell is seen here on the back of a luxury yacht in a bikini, fresh from a Mediterranean swim.

The man she is kissing is her billionaire boyfriend Vladislav Doronin, a property developer, AKA Moscow’s Donald Trump.  What a way to spend the day on vacation.The rich and fabulous couple took a romantic cruise near Saint Tropez aboard the amazing luxury yacht Lady in Blue.

St Tropez, is definitely the 2008 summer hotspot for celebrities and superyachts are the best place to be.Naomi is also below on a tender to a yacht, reportedly in Ibiza, Spain.

Penelope Cruz Spends a Day on a Luxury Yacht

Penelope Cruz Spends a Day looking beautiful on the Luxury Yacht the Distar Princess on August 17, 2006 – Ibiza, Spain.  Yes this is (very) old news, but the yacht company that makes Princess Yachts has been in the news recently also.  What has Penelope Cruz been up to more recently?  She has a new film ‘Elegy’ with actors Sir Ben Kingsley and Patricia Clarkson.

The movie star has also been busy with Woody Allen’s new film, “Vicky Cristina Barcelona,” which opens Friday, as well as her fashion collection for Mango which has flown off the shelves. She will also be featuring in September’s edition of Glamour magazine.

Princess is an English company that was recently bought by a French company hand has been earmarked for expansion. The £200 million deal has just been completed this week – so now the firm is officially in the hands of French firm L Capital 2 FCPR.  This means the luxury motor yacht manufacturing business has become part of the Louis Vuitton empire.  Princess Yachts said: “The exchange of contracts has been completed and the workforce at Princess Yachts is positive”.

Following the recent announcement of the Princess V62, due for launch at Southampton Boat Show in September of this year, Princess Yachts has announced the development of two additional new V Class sports yachts; the Princess V78 and V42, scheduled for launch in early 2009 which are honed for long-range cruising to put the most exclusive locations within easy reach, while her high-speed capabilities ensure an intoxicating blend of excitement and precision control.

Beautiful Kate Moss on Motor Yacht in France

The ever beautiful Kate Moss has been enjoying herself on this luxury motor yacht off the super wealthy Cap-Ferrat, on the Cote d’Azure, South of France. St-Jean-Cap-Ferrat is located between Nice and Monaco and is not far from Bono’s summer house which is on the water front of Eze.

‘News of the World’ has reported that the 33 year old supermodel was vacationing with pal Davinia Taylor.  The two beauties can be seen having summer fun splashing around and swimming off the back of their yacht.

Inflatable rings and other water toys were getting a good work out and Kate also enjoyed basking in the French sun.  Meanwhile, Kate’s new man, 34-year-old guitarist Jamie Hince, was working with his rock band The Kills.

A witness to Ms Moss’ yacht outing said: “Kate spent most of the time in a white bikini bottom which undid at the sides. When it was wet, she changed into a black and yellow one.”
 
To cap it all off, Kate and Davinia debarked from their boat for a dinner outing at exclusive fish restaurant Le Sloop, also at ST Jean Cap Ferrat.  What a life indeed!

Clooney, Bono and Crawford on yachts.

Famous film actor George Clooney, U2’s Bono and the gorgeous Cindy Crawford have been vacationing on the French Riviera.  Cindy can bee seen below looking stunning swimming of the aft deck of a luxury motor yacht. Mr. Clooney can be seen ‘chilling out’ reading a newspaper with sophistication on the yacht’s deck.  The A-list crew have been spending their days swimming, jet skiing and generally being fabulous aboard the luxury yacht.

Supermodel Cindy Crawford, her husband Rande Gerber, Jerry Weintraub and George Clooney sun themselves on the superyacht in St Tropez. Cindy Crawford, 42 years old, showed off her super-model style as she soaked up the sun in a bikini at St Tropez with actor friend George Clooney.

Cindy and her husband Rande Gerber are entertaining George, who recently split up with former cocktail waitress Sarah Larson, aboard their charter yacht off the south of France. Cindy Crawford shows off her sensational figure in a tiny bikini as she cools off in the sea. Cindy showed that she is still looking sensational at the grand old age of 42 as she took a dip in the Med near the famous shores of millionaire’s playground of St Tropez.

Later this month, George will be reunited with another one of his famous buddies, Brad Pitt, who will take a break from cuddling his baby twins to promote the Coen Brothers film Burn After Reading, at the Venice Film Festival.

Following on from their St Tropez jaunt, the group of friends made a stopover by yacht to the little French village of Eze and visited U2 singer Bono’s wonderful seaside house.

The rock star Irish lead singer for super group U2 has a place which is a popular haunt for celebrities in the area and as such Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie (Brangelina) and Robert De Niro recently took their families on vacation there.

Want to know where to go to find a luxury yacht for yourself, so you can join the A list?  Well, it seems you can either charter them, or buy them, but they are not cheap!

Leonardo Di Caprio’s luxury yacht vacation

Famous actor Leonardo Di Caprio has been soaking up the sun on his luxury charter yacht off the coast of Ibiza.

 

Shirtless, Leonardo lounged around his yacht and relaxed – smoking cigarettes and taking in the beautiful sights with his binoculars. Leonardo soaked up the sun whilst enjoying time on the water with friends
Leonardo Di Caprio relaxed with his glamorous female guest aboard his luxury holiday yacht.

Meanwhile his beautiful Israeli girlfriend Bar Refaeli has been enjoying her own holiday – basking in the sun in the South of France and Spain.
 
Leonardo, 33, has stared in various blockbuster movies such as The Titanic, The Aviator, Blood Diamond and The Beech. He is tipped to be involved in a remake of the hit sci-fi TV series The Twilight Zone. The actor and his production company are said to be looking for pitches and script ideas for a feature length movie.
 
The Twilight Zone was apparently Di Caprio’s favourite TV show, but it is not yet known if he will star in the new adaptation. Between 1959 and 1964 ‘the twilight zone’ spanned over 150 episodes in the US.  The series had a story set around ordinary people in extraordinary circumstances, with a sci-fi twist.

Sylvester Stallone vacations on a superyacht.

Hollywood movie star Sylvester Stallone is vacationing with his wife, the lovely Jennifer Flavin, and family on board retail entrepreneur Philip Green’s luxury yacht LIONHEART. Stallone can be seen below, complete with tattoos, enjoying a spot of holiday sunbathing on the superyacht.

The veteran Rocky and Rambo actor looks buff as ever he enjoyed a holiday with his family in the Spanish Balearic island of Formentera. Sylvester Stallone’s beautiful wife, former model Jennifer Flavin, also caches attention in a tight-fitting white shirt showing her amazing figure. The couple, who have been married for 11 years, lapped up the sunshine in their luxurious water surroundings.

Stallone’s massive shoulder art complimented his incredible set of bulging muscles.  The trendy tattoos are the latest addition for the famous actor. And for a man in his sixties, Stallone still cuts a dashing figure.  A legendary fitness fanatic for over 30 years, Stallone rigorous exercise regime is enables him to look pretty darn good for his age.

In the past two years, Stallone has pushed his body to the limit weight training to look the part when reprising his most famous roles in Rocky Balboa and Rambo, both of which he also scripted and directed, proving he’s not just brawn.