The Captain and the First Mate will be working at sea on the following cruises:

 

2018

Viking Sun

January 5 - January 29, 2018

Los Angeles - Auckland, NZ

The Captain will be talking story on Polynesia, Air & Space and Fabulous Lives.

 

Viking Spirit

August 19 - September 12, 2018

Athens - Mumbai

The Captain will be speaking on the Holy Land, Suez, Pirates and Oil.

 

Viking Star

November 22 - December 13, 2018

Miami - Los Angeles

The Captain will be speaking on the Caribbean, Panama, Mexico & Air & Space.  

 

 

 

2017

Holland America Amsterdam - World Cruise

January 4 - January 26, 2017

Ft. Lauderdale - Honolulu

The Captain will be talking story on the New World, Panama Canal, Air & Space and Hawai'i. 

 

Seabourn Encore - Arabian Gems and Holy Land

April 17 - May 6, 2017

Dubai - Athens

The Captain will be speaking on Oil, pirates, TE Lawrence, Knights and volcanoes.

 

Seabourn Odyssey - Rivieras and Spanish Splendor

May 7 - May 17, 2017

Monte Carlo - Barcelona

The Captain will be speaking on art, chivalry and old world history.

 

Holland America Rotterdam - Northern Isles

June 24 - July 8, 2017

Rotterdam-Rotterdam

The Captain will speaking on Vikings, Iceland and Young Winston

 

 

Seabourn Odyssey - Mediterranean Autumn

Sept. 16 - October 4, 2017

Venice - Barcelona

The Captain will be speaking on art, pirates, Popes and Knights. 

 

 

 

2016

 

Seabourn Odyssey - Pacific Islands Odyssey

January 4 - January 26, 2016

Los Angeles to Auckland, NZ

The Captain will be talking story on Polynesia, the Pacific and Air and Space.

 

 Holland America Westerdam - Hawaii, Tahiti & Marquesas

April 2 - April 23, 2016

San Diego - Papeete

The Captain will be talking story on Hawai'i, Tahiti, Polynesia, the Pacific and Air & Space

 

Holland America Rotterdam - Voyage of the Vikings

July 20 - August 6, 2016

Boston - Rotterdam

The Captain will be speaking on the Tea Party, Vikings, volcanoes and Air & Space. 

 

Seabourn Odyssey - Aegean & Italian Autumn

October 15 - November 8, 2016

Athens (Piraeus) - Monaco (Monte Carlo)

The Captain will be speaking on Turks, Knights, Greeks, volcanoes and Michelangelo. 

 

 

2015

 

Holland America Amsterdam - World Cruise

January 5 - January 24, 2015

Ft. Lauderdale - Papeete

The Captain will be talking story on the Caribbean and Polynesia

 

Seabourn Sojourn - Arabian & Mediterranean Melody

March 31 - April 25, 2015

Mumbai (Bombay) - Monte Carlo

The Captain will be speaking on oil, art, pirates, the Old Ocean

 

Seabourn Sojourn - Jewels of Arabia & India

November 18 - December 6, 2015

Dubai - Singapore

The Captain will be speaking on oil, pirates, The Portuguese and the Old Ocean

 

 

 

 

2014

 

Seabourn Sojourn World Cruise

January 15 - February 3

Honolulu to Wellington, N.Z.
The Captain will be talking story on Polynesia.

 

Holland America Statendam - Circle Pacific

April 15 - May 3

San Diego - Papeete

The Captain will be talking story on Hawaii & Polynesia; also on air & space

 

Seabourn Odyssey - Greek Isles

May 24 - May 31

Athens - Istanbul

The Captain will be speaking on myth, legend and history in the Greek Isles

 

Holland America Veendam - Voyage of the Vikings

July 12 - July 29

Boston - Amsterdam

The Captain will be speaking on golden fish, fire & ice, and the Vikings - who rule us all

 

Seabourn Odyssey - Turkey & the Greek Isles

September 13 - September 20

Istanbul - Piraeus (Athens)

The Captain will be speaking on romance, chivalry and old world history

 

Seabourn Sojourn - Mediterranean Isles

September 20- September 30

Piraeus - Monte Carlo

The Captain will be speaking on art, ancient women, ancient Greece and when conflict ruled the Med

 

 

 

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