Largest Sailboat in the World in Skiathos
On June 8th the largest sailboat in the world dropped anchor at Skiathos, Sporades Islands. Christened in 2000 in Poland, the Royal Clipper has 5 masts, 42 sails, and a crew of 100. It serves as a Mediterranean cruise ship, accommodating up to 220 passengers.
The Royal Clipper was the focus of a great deal of attention in Skiathos by residents and tourists alike, and for a day it was the most photographed object on the island. A return trip to Skiathos for the Royal Clipper is planned for June 21.