travel42 Cruise Ship Review: Variety Cruises Galileo

Galileo travel42 Professional Ship Review

The Galileo is an attractive, four-deck, dark-blue-hulled, three-mast, six-sail motor sailer that cruises from a port near Athens to the Greek Islands. Built in 1992, rebuilt in 2004 and refurbished in 2007, it carries a crew of 16-18 at an average speed of 11 knots on weekly cruises to the Cyclades.

Variety Cruises, founded in 2005, is based in Athens with a principal office in New York. It offers scheduled cruises on 10 small sailing ships and mega yachts in the Greek Islands, to the...

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