- "Thundering typhoons! What a beautiful ship. A multi-millionaire's yacht!"
- —Captain Haddock upon seeing the Scheherazade for the first time.
The Scheherazade was the luxury yacht owned by Roberto Rastapopoulos, while he was under the pseudonym Marquis di Gorgonzola, which picks up the shipwrecked Tintin, Snowy, Captain Haddock and Piotr Skut in The Red Sea Sharks. The ship plays an active role in the illegal trading of slaves.