The week in boating photos: Chelsea boss Carlo Ancelotti's new pride and joy, a fisherman paying taxes with live eels, and bridge building in Afghanistan

In this week’s roundup of the world’s best boating photos , we have proud new boat owner Carlo Ancelotti, a man paying taxes in the form of six eels, and the world’s last seagoing paddle steamer.

Head to our gallery to see all the photos, and check out previous weeks’ best boating photos .

Elsewhere, we’ve been busy on www.mbmclub.com this week. See below for the latest:

– Fear not, those tricky ATIS VHF questions answered 

– See our guide to popular Channel crossings 

– Sneak peek of Roman Abramovich’s new superyacht Eclipse 

Massive Sealine discounts 

– New 360° views of Cranchi’s Endurance 33 – the cover star of July’s issue

– See our roving reporter’s video from the Beaulieu BoatJumble . The corresponding feature is in the latest issue of Motor Boats Monthly

– And finally, our first Cruising Club event of the year draws to a close this weekend. Read daily logs from the trip here .