Star Clippers, which operates three of the world’s most romantic tall ships, is offering complimentary flights from London for UK-based passengers to join selected sailings for summer 2011
Tall ship sailing specialist Star Clippers is offering a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to cruise the coasts of Costa Rica and Nicaragua in the company of David Bellamy, one of Britain’s most respected authors, environmental campaigners, broadcasters and botanists.
Star Clippers is offering a seven-night sailing voyage round-trip from Cannes along the French Riviera to coincide with the 2011 Monaco Grand Prix.
As cruise ships get bigger and their impact on the environment is increasingly under scrutiny, Star Clippers’ full-rigged, tall ships offer a cleaner, greener way to cruise.
New `rail and sail’ holidays from Star Clippers (0845 200 6145, www.starclippers.co.uk) include train travel direct to the South of France to join a tall ship sailing from Cannes or Monaco without the worry of flight delays, airport taxes or baggage fees.
London Oxford Airport increased its visiting, non-resident jet movements, year on year by 31.6% and saw its overall business aviation movements increase 12% during the period April 2009 to March 2010.
Tall ship specialist Star Clippers has introduced a new stay-and-cruise package to launch its summer season of seven-night voyages from the Greek island of Rhodes.