Tall ship Nao Santa María is in Greenport for Columbus Day weekend. (Credit: Cyndi Zaweski)
Tall ship Nao Santa María docked in Greenport Tuesday night in time for Columbus Day weekend tours.
The 98-foot wood and fiberglass ship is a replica of Christopher Columbus’ famed Santa María, which landed in America on October 12, 1492 on its maiden voyage with sister vessels the Niña and the Pinta. Its arrival was considered a milestone in history: the discovery of America. (more…)