Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada –
Visit the Green Gables National Historic Site, setting for the famous novel Anne of Green Gables and known as the birthplace of the nation of Canada. While modest in size, Charlottetown offers a lively cultural and culinary scene, nestled amidst a Victorian-era streetscape thick with boutiques and sidewalk cafes.
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada –
In Halifax you will find the bustling capital city of Nova Scotia, with its thriving arts and culinary scene and manicured parks and gardens. From here explore the charming fishing village of Lunenburg, a UNESCO World Heritage Site known for its distinctive, colorful waterfront and seafaring culture.
Newport, Rhode Island, USA –
Enter the famed oceanfront “cottages” of the Gilded Age in the charming seaside city of Newport, Rhode Island. Built by affluent American families at the turn of the 20th century, the city’s mansions are each at least 50,000 to 100,000 square feet in size, with opulent finishes and furnishings that will whisk you into daydreams of another time and place.
New York, New York, USA –
Feel the beating heart of the city that never sleeps – New York, NY! The Statue of Liberty will welcome us as we approach via the ship entering New York City Harbor. Experience the vibrant activity of Times Square and ramble in the expansive, lovely Central Park, which offers 780 acres of parks, paths and gardens designed by Frederick Law Olmsted in the 1850s.
Charleston, South Carolina, USA –
Founded in 1670, Charleston is regularly voted the best city in the USA for its charm, architecture, culture and food. Stroll quaint streets lined with beautifully maintained Southern antebellum architecture, or enjoy unique southern fare like she-crab soup or shrimp and grits. The history of the Civil War and the slave trade is still palpable in Charleston and offers a chance to learn more of this not-so-distant past.
• Step back in time at Colonial Williamsburg in Virginia, a living museum located in the city’s historic district that recreates life in Colonial times.
• See the history-laden Gilded Age, Colonial and antebellum estates. These mansions and homes are grand and stately, serving as a uniquely immersive way to experience life during those times.
• Visit the fishing village of Lunenburg and hear “salty” tales of seafaring and rum-running in a quaint, colorful village center.
Wildlife Watch List:
• Harp, harbor, and grey seals
• Humpback, Minke, and right whales
• Harbor porpoise, white-sided and white-beaked dolphins
• Osprey, Common Eider, Atlantic Puffins, Northern Gannets
Expedition highlights and wildlife listed here are possible experiences only and cannot be guaranteed. Your Expedition Leader and Captain will work together to ensure opportunities for adventure and exploration are the best possible, taking into account the prevailing weather, wildlife activity and ice conditions. Expedition Team members scheduled for this voyage are subject to change or cancellation.
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