Magic Johnson Thanks Yacht Employees for a ‘Super Six Weeks’ as He Wraps Up European Trip

Magic Johnson is feeling grateful as his luxurious yacht trip together with his spouse Earlitha “Cookie” Johnson involves an finish.

Magic and Cookie, each 64, have been having fun with a romantic ultimate leg of their journey after weeks of touring with household and mates.

On Saturday, the NBA legend thanked the workers for an “unimaginable early birthday dinner and celebration” after a “great” six weeks aboard the Phoenix 2 yacht in a put up on Instagram.

The workers went all out for Magic’s early birthday festivities, full with a considerate show of images of the couple from through the years.

“The planning that went into my celebration was greatest in school,” Magic continued. “Everybody helped arrange footage of Cookie and I all through the years; school to getting married and current day!”

Magic Johnson Thanks Yacht Staff for a Tremendous Six Weeks as He Wraps Up European Vacation

Earvin “Magic” Johnson/Instagram

Magic’s put up continued: “I need to thank the entire workers and crew for his or her effort, and ship a particular thanks to Chef Hannah Rose for this stunning birthday cake.”

Chef Rose created a singular design for Magic’s cake, with “the Commanders and Lakers entrance and heart, which I like,” he stated.

“She is the most effective pastry chef that Cookie and I’ve ever skilled and her partner-in-crime, Chef Daisy, is the most effective chef we have ever had in our 30+ years of renting yachts,” he added.

Magic Johnson Thanks Yacht Staff for a Tremendous Six Weeks as He Wraps Up European Vacation

Earvin “Magic” Johnson/Instagram

Magic inspired his 3.5 million Instagram followers to observe each cooks. “You may observe Daisy at @thegirlyachtchef and Hannah Rose at @hannahroseyachtchef,” he wrote.

“This has been considered one of our greatest holidays due to the workers, cooks and the yacht. Thanks for an incredible 6 weeks!”

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The boat accommodates 12 friends and gives seven cabins, together with a split-level grasp house accessed by its personal staircase, and a personal terrace with a Jacuzzi, in keeping with its web site.

Magic Johnson and Family Show Off Commanders Merch During Yacht Vacation


The couple, who’ve been married for over three a long time, have been touring by means of Europe together with his household since early July. Magic started chronicling the journey on July 5 when he and Cookie visited the restaurant Michelangelo in Antibes, France. 

Michael Jordan, Samuel L. Jackson and Decide Greg Mathis all joined the Johnsons aboard their yacht this summer season. “Tonight we loved an unimaginable dinner on the world-famous Da Paolino Ristorante aka the lemon tree restaurant in Capri, Italy!” Johnson wrote on July 12. “AND I obtained to hang around with my nice buddy and the best basketball participant to ever dwell, Michael Jordan, and his spouse Yvette, Sam and LaTanya Jackson, Decide Greg and Linda Mathis, and John and Vicki Palmer.”

Magic Johnson Vacations with Jordan, Samuel L, etc in Italy

Earvin “Magic” Johnson/Instagram

Because the journey involves an finish, Magic will put together for his first season as an NFL proprietor. He’s a member of the Washington Commanders’ new possession group, led by Apollo International Administration co-founder Josh Harris. 

The group took possession of the crew in any case 32 NFL house owners authorized the deal on July 20. The deal is reportedly price $6 billion, in keeping with the Wall Avenue Journal

Throughout a break from his trip, the NBA legend returned to the US for an look on the Right this moment present, the place he referred to as the enterprise a “nice alternative” and mirrored on what it means to grow to be an NFL proprietor as a Black man.

“Breaking these obstacles and going by means of these doorways is essential to me… as a proud Black man,” Johnson informed Right this moment host Craig Melvin by means of tears on July 21. “You bought me choking up now.”

“I don’t know why God blessed me with these alternatives, however I’m going to excel, not just for myself, however my household, however for all African Individuals, ensuring we will see [ourselves] in these seats,” the NBA Corridor of Famer stated. “And I would like folks to know that we will do the job.”

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