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Cruises With a Difference

The Katharina, a traditional pinisi-style schooner that sails to islands in the Indonesian Archipelago. (Courtesy of Seatrek Sailing Adventures)
The Katharina, a traditional pinisi-style schooner that sails to islands in the Indonesian Archipelago. (Courtesy of Seatrek Sailing Adventures)

For many, the idea of ocean travel conjures of images of huge, overbearing cruise ships crammed with thousands of passengers, where non-stop “entertainment” and restaurants...


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