A ‘Travel Bucket List’ Adventure
| April 24, 2014

Many guests check sailing Star Clippers off their “travel bucket lists,” and Melanie checked off three important tasks on her list in one vacation! See what she had to say and photos of the group’s ziplining expedition below. If you look closely you can see Royal Clipper in the background!

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“My husband and I recently checked off three items on our “bucket list”… sailing the Royal clipper, snorkeling, and traversing the forest on a zipline. Now, I am hooked on all three!” – Melanie R. Brimhall

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Words of Wisdom Wednesday
| April 23, 2014

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April 23, 1564 is generally agreed to be William Shakespeare’s date of birth, which makes the master playwright 450 years old!

Isn’t it remarkable that his wisdom is still relevant today?

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The Greenest Ships to Sail the Deep Blue Sea
| April 22, 2014

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Happy Earth Day from the greenest ships to sail the deep blue sea!

Our sails are more than just beautiful — did you know that Star Clippers ships are classified SPV (sail powered vessel)? That means fewer emissions and more beautiful beaches.

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Golden Hues Fill the Sky in the Caribbean
| April 21, 2014

If you’ve vacationed with Star Clippers you probably remember the feeling of spending the day ashore exploring, relaxing or enjoying our watersports program, then sailing away into the sunset. That’s a day in paradise. Here are a few gorgeous sunset photos shared by Star Clippers guests who recently sailed in the Caribbean.

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Photo by Melanie R. Brimhall.


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Greetings from an Educational Ocean Crossing!
| April 18, 2014

A short while back we mentioned that there is a group from Belgium sailing across the Atlantic on Star Flyer, getting their sea legs and earning a sailing license along the way. Now the students are a week into their journey across the Atlantic and they sent word that they’re having a fantastic time!

It looks like they also found a moment to relax between lessons!

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Wednesday April 16th

Noon position : 30°26.7 N – 045°53.8 W

Dear people ashore,

After a cozy “Blues evening party” with our ship’s pianist Gabor and a drink in the piano bar, a good night’s sleep was welcome. During the night Star Flyer got a bit excited with the increased wind and wave height, but the rolling did not disturb our sleep. In fact the movements of the ship are rocking us asleep.

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