Everybody loves a pirate party! Patches and parrots and planks, oh my! These photos from travel agent Jim Bottoms show the Royal Clipper crew dressed to impress for a night of festive fun at the Tropical Bar.
As part of its ongoing program to keep the tall ships of Star Clippers looking fresh, Star Flyer and Star Clipper recently underwent refurbishments that revitalized the décor and furnishings in all cabins. Read the rest of this entry »
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Jim Bottoms is a travel consultant based out of Annapolis, Maryland, who recently sailed on Royal Clipper’s Windward Islands itinerary. Along the way he took some fabulous photos. In this edition of Jim’s photo journal we take a quick look at the colors and culture of Martinique,, Fort de France.
Thank you to Susanne Müller of Welcome Aboard for sharing this fabulous video of Star Clipper.
On Star Clipper the crew raises the sails as music fills the air and regal Royal Clipper cruises into view from the starboard side. Ladies order rum cocktails at The Piano Bar and the crews exchange salutes from the bow. Later, darkness falls and the music turns up. People of all ages and places of origin join in dancing on the deck and cheer when the captain arrives to join the fun. This is a snapshot of the joys of sailing a tall ship.
What do you find most joyful about a Star Clipper cruise? Share your opinion in the comments below!