June 6–14, 2015
In the charming fishing village of Honfleur, board the majestic Sea Cloud II for a one-week cruise. Call at British island gems and the Cornwall coast to see glorious landscapes and elegant homes. Enjoy a horse-drawn carriage ride around Sark and visit the walled garden of La Seigneurie. Call at St. Malo to see Mont St. Michel before crossing the Channel to visit Tresco, and admire the collections of the Barbara Hepworth Museum and the Tate's gallery extension in St. Ives. Discover Greenway, former home of author Agatha Christie, and Osborne House, the favorite summer residence of Queen Victoria. Optional Normandy prelude and London postlude.
Traveling with You: Melinda Watt, associate curator in the Department of European Sculpture and Decorative Arts. Explore her 82nd & Fifth episode, "Looming Change," about a beautiful French shawl made of goat fleece and silk.
Land/Cruise Rates: from $6,995
Activity Level: Light to Moderate
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Above: Mont Saint-Michel, Normandy, France