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Old March 29th, 2012, 12:46 PM
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Default Mandalay-new owner, new plans

update on the sailing cruise ship Mandalay, which went out of service when Windjammer Barefoot Cruises went belly up in 2007 and later was purchased and refurbed by Angermeyer Cruises and then put up for sale earlier this year:

Windjammer Sailing Adventures out of Florida has purchased Mandalay and supposedly plans to sail her out of Grenada. The jammerbabe website has posts about her being under sail this week, on the way to Panama. And this morning, this post was made by Old Salt on that site:

"Windjammer Sailing Adventures will be announcing their plans for the Mandalay within the next two weeks."

HOORAY HOORAY!!!!
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Old March 30th, 2012, 06:10 PM
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So happy about the Mandalay -- she was my wedding ship in 2005 at Norman Island in the BVI.

And because of her...I got certified and now sail every year (sometimes more than once!)with my husband in the BVI -- really hope they include a BVI itinerary at some point -- there's a big Flotilla from Travel Talk Online taking place the week of July 4....just a thought
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Old April 5th, 2012, 10:47 PM
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Thanks for the update. Been a long time since I heard about the Mandalay.
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Old April 9th, 2012, 11:47 AM
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For more info on Windjammer Sailing Adventures and S/V Mandalay today:


http://www.travelpulse.com/florida-e...r-cruises.html
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She's heading through the Panama Canal on the 24th!! WOOHOO! Not long now until happy passengers will be on those decks once more!!
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Old April 21st, 2012, 03:49 PM
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Yes! thru the canal on her way to her new home port in Grenada! So exciting, such great news: "barefooters" can't wait to be sailing her again, maybe as soon as this summer!
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(Caribbean, unless otherwise noted)
91 Caribe I
92 Sea Breeze
93 Ocean Breeze
95 Renaissance III
00 tall ship Wind Surf
01 Columbia Queen (Pacific Northwest)
02 tall ship Wind Star (Costa Rica)
02 tall ship Star Clipper
03 tall ship Mandalay (Panama)
05 tall ship Wind Surf
05 tall ship Polynesia
06 tall ship Star Clipper
10 tall ship Wind Star (Costa Rica)
10 tall ship Arabella (New England)
11 tall ship Arabella
11 tall ship Diamant
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13 tall ship Sagitta
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14 tall ship Arabella
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