Your Very Own Floating Bond-Villain Lair for $680 Million

Courtesy Yacht Island Design

For the discerning mariner who feels cramped by mere mega-yachts, there’s a growing field of designers and shipbuilders eager to sell you an island. A marriage between the structural practicalities of floating oil rigs (which can weather rough seas by rising above them), and the aesthetic tastes of Ernst Stavro Blofeld, yacht islands promise a level of aquatic decadence only the most outrageous oligarch could afford.

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