Megayacht owners opt for Turkey, Croatia as Spain avoided
Turkey and Croatia have emerged as the up-and-coming hotspots for the world's ultra-rich as Spain struggles to cope with the COVID-19 pandemic, Bloomberg said on Tuesday.
Megayachts in Spain still outnumber those in Croatia or Turkey, but Turkey and Croatia are catching up, Bloomberg said.
At least 63 megayachts are sailing off the coast of Turkey, more than double the 26 that were there this time last year, it said, while there are 84 vessels in Spain in August.
Meanwhile, Croatia is now hosting to 64 megayachts, compared to the 45 same period last year.