Petra Zeitz, Historian/Lecturer
Petra is a historian born in Cologne, Germany. After graduation she discovered her interest in history and travelling. As journalist, she published nine biographical books and her work brought her to London, where she spent a total of five years working in different positions.
After moving to Finland, Petra started working as a Tour Director, Guide and Enrichment Lecturer, both on land and at sea. She has visited over 80 countries on all seven continents. Petra has been both lecturer and Staff Member on expedition cruises to such locations as the British Isles, India, South East Asia, Atlantic Islands, Caribbean, South America, the Amazon River, South Africa, Polynesia, the Falkland Islands and Antarctica. She presents customized and entertaining destination lectures with topics focusing on history and nature. Petra is also an enthusiastic photographer and some of her pictures have been published in travel catalogues as well as on the Web.
Dr. Maria Patricia Silva Rodriguez is scheduled to sail on the following voyage(s) (subject to change):