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  Aphrodite - Tall Ship

Aphrodite |
Aphrodite in Brest, 2008
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Aphrodite |
Dutch brigg Aphrodite
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Aphrodite is a built twin-masted brig based in Stavoran in The Netherlands. The white ship has a steel hull and mostly wooden superstructure, and is 38 m in length with a width of 6.6 m. The bow features a bold figurehead of the Greek goddess of Love, Aphrodite after whom the ship is named. The tall ship can accommodate 16 guests overnight and up to 50 for day trips. The crew ensure that guests onboard enjoy their sailing experience.

Aphrodite cruises the North Sea and the Baltic Sea

The ship was built in 1994 based on the drawings of brigs from the nineteenth century. The ship was architected by J M De Vries, with interior design by M. Bekebrede and A. Kingma.

There are eight double cabins with their own toilet and shower

Ship Summary
Built by:Holland
Date Completed:1994
Length:38 m
Width:7 m