Massive Private Yacht Visits Maine Ports
October 10, 2012
Portland Press Herald: What’s called the “world’s largest privately owned yacht” will visit 4 Maine ports.
The 644’ ship called The World will tie up at the breakwater pier in Eastport on [October 9] so that the residents who live aboard can visit the seaport. The vessel also will visit Bar Harbor, Rockland and Portland, on October 15, before making its way to Boston.
The World is owned by 130 families from 19 countries who occupy 165 private condominiums. Since 2002, the ship has been circumnavigating the globe continuously, visiting 800 ports in 140 countries.
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