Star Clippers announce historical voyages
Tall ship sailing specialist Star Clippers recently announced a series of lectures on Mediterranean history will take place on two special voyages this summer.
Dr Renate Scheiper a qualified archaeologist and expert in the Mediterranean region, will be onboard the majestic Star Clipper sailing ship on August 17 and August 24. During these two Mediterranean voyages, Dr Scheiper will give talks to guests in English and German. Her lectures are set to be specific to the ports to which the four-masted clipper ship will visit, allowing guests to learn more about each destination.
The sailing on August 17 includes visits to Rhodes, Bodrum, Santorini and Hydra where Dr Scheiper will talk about archaeology, medieval history, mythology and the legend of Atlantis. During the August 24 sailing, Star Clipper will call at a variety of Eastern-Mediterranean ports including Kusadasi, Mykonos and Monemvasia - where she will discuss the history of these great cities.
In addition to these historical lectures, Star Clippers will be offering a series of yoga and culinary-themed voyages in the Mediterranean and Baltic this summer.