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In honor of Shutterstock’s 7th birthday, we’re writing a series of posts this week involving the number seven. And while seafarers today no longer speak of the “seven seas” as the ancient mariners did,  we decided to share seven beautiful images about sailing around the world. Enjoy this gallery and find many more boat, sailing, and ocean-themed stock images on Shutterstock!

© Ramzi Hachicho/Shutterstock

© Mike Brake/Shutterstock

© Diego Cervo/Shutterstock

© Ing. Schieder Markus/Shutterstock

© Ian D Walker/Shutterstock

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