What is the sounds of a yacht?
When under power the sound of the engine and water lapping at the hull. When under sail the sound of water lapping at the hull.
A yacht is a yacht when it is solely used for recreational enjoyment by its owner. A boat becomes a yacht at about 30' in length. I was wondering about the answer to this question too, so I did some research. The best description, since there is no exact answer, came from the on-line Encylopedia Brittanica, so I copied an excerpt for all to see here: "Yacht lengths generally start at 32-35 feet (10-11 m)…
32. THE ONE • L: 233'0"; Y: 1973 Since launch this yacht has been known as Carinthia VI, owned by Heidi Horton. But we learned in mid-July that she sold the yacht to an as-yet-unidentified person. Interesting choice for a yacht name; we hope the positive vibe of the name also means that the yacht will be seen cruising more, as Horton hardly took the yacht out. The yacht is own by Francesco Cartagirone