The Australian recently published this piece by Maggy Oehlbeck in a roundup of sailing opportunities entitled “Sail away to adventure of your dreams.” Read on for an excerpt or check out the whole story here.
We cluster on Royal Clipper’s deck, casting lingering looks over Venice’s profile as we glide along the Giudecca then cross the lagoon, Adriatic bound.
Astride the helm, the captain signals and 42 sails unfurl . Given fair winds, our odyssey will take us to Croatia, Corfu, Sicily, Capri, Ponza then Rome. Royal Clipper, the brainchild of Star Clipper founder Mikael Krafft, is the first five-masted, fully rigged sailing ship built since Germany’s Preussen in 1902. Read the rest of this entry »
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