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The cruise line Star Clippers boasts its Royal Clipper is the largest and only five-masted full-rigged sailing ship built since her predecessor, Preussen, was launched in 1902. The Royal Clipper is one of several sailing ships on which travelers can cruise in the grand fashion of yesteryear.

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So many of today’s cruise ships are of the mammoth variety carrying from 2,500 to over 5,000 passengers, however, more and more cruisers are looking at the smaller vessels that are available today.


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