travel42 Cruise Ship Review: Windstar Cruises Wind Spirit

Wind Spirit travel42 Professional Ship Review

Built in 1988, the Bahamian-registered Wind Spirit is a sail-assisted motorship with sails that unfurl in a couple of minutes at the touch of a computerized control button.

Officially designated a four-masted schooner, the 5,350-ton, 360-ft, four-deck vessel feels more like a luxurious yacht. It carries 148 passengers.

Officers are European and the crew Indonesian and Filipino for a total of 90. Lifestyle aboard is casual and sophisticated with most of the activities taking place on the o...

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