Silversea Lines Up Notable Experts to Enrich Fall Voyages
(8 October 2013) A former astronaut, a renowned investigative journalist, an
accomplished film and television actor, an award-winning photojournalist, and
an award-winning designer and TV host are set to enlighten Silversea guests on
upcoming voyages this fall.
will be joining an expansive array of esteemed authors, historians, diplomats,
political analysts and other cultural experts participating in the luxury
line's popular Silver Perspectives® enrichment programme. Featured on all
sailings, the programme offers Silversea guests the chance to attend
fascinating lectures on a range of topics, usually followed by lively question
and answer sessions.
are the fall voyages and their just-announced guest lecturers:
Spirit - 15 October - Voyage 5332 (Athens to Venice)
MARK BRUNETZ: Known by viewers internationally as the
Emmy Award-winning designer and clutter expert on Style Network's Clean House, he is most recognised for
his unique, client-driven approach in the world of high-end luxury design.
Spirit - 24 October - Voyage 5333 (Venice to Rome)
photojournalist with more than four decades of work covering the news, the
people, and the visual tempo of our age.
Whisper - 29 November - Voyage 4332 (Barbados to Fort Lauderdale)
SHENKAROW: Star of
television and film, his 17-year career includes work on such hit television shows
as Home Improvement, Who's the Boss, Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, Picket
Fences, and the critically acclaimed Eerie,
Wind - 3 December - Voyage 2336 (Las Palmas to Cape Town)
ROGER COOK: Award-winning investigative journalist who
launched and hosted the ground-breaking ITV series The Cook Report, the most popular current affairs programme on
British television during its entire long run.
Spirit - 5 December - Voyage 5337 (Fort Lauderdale to Fort Lauderdale)
JONES, PhD: This
scientist, author, pilot, and former NASA astronaut holds a doctorate in
planetary sciences, and in more than eleven years with NASA, flew on four space
shuttle missions to Earth orbit.
Bettridge, Silversea's president of the Americas, said: "Enrichment is a
fundamental component of every Silversea voyage, and we're delighted to add
these special experts to our roster of distinguished guest lecturers this fall."
complete list of upcoming guest lecturers, including their photos, biographies
and voyage dates, go to /life-onboard/enrichment/guest-lecturers/.
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recognised as an innovator in the luxury cruise line industry, offering guests
large-ship amenities aboard its intimate, all-suite vessels: Silver Cloud,
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Spirit – all designed to offer an atmosphere of conviviality and casual
elegance. With the inclusion of the expedition ships Silver Explorer,
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Mediterranean, Caribbean, both polar regions and over 700 fascinating
destinations in between.
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(nine times) and Travel + Leisure (seven times), and awarded "Best
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Cruise Line" by Global Traveler (2013). International awards
include "Five Star Diamond Award" from the American Academy of
Hospitality Sciences (2013); "Best Small Ship Cruise Line" in the
Readers' Choice survey conducted by Britain's Condé Nast Traveller
magazine (2013); "Best Luxury Cruise Line" by Australia's Cruise
Passenger magazine (2012); "Best Small Luxury Cruise Line" by
China's Travel + Leisure (2012); and "Star Luxury Cruise
Company" according to UK's Travel
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