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Postcard from Sicily
| May 20, 2015

This fabulous photo of Star Clipper was shared on Instagram by user gerpongo. Here the four-masted tall ship is at port at Porto Ortigina, Syracuse, Sicily.

Port Spotlight: Hvar, Croatia
| April 27, 2015

Hvar, Croatia, a.k.a. “the island of natural beauty” is well known for its mild climate and lush subtropical vegetation as well as its cultural and historical monuments. It is the sunniest and most luxurious of all Croatian destinations and, along with Dubrovnik, the most popular tourist town. Hvar is also famed for the lilac lavender […]

Top Travel & Adventure Books
| April 24, 2015

Sailing is a great adventure, but so is reading! In between Star Clippers outings enjoy a fabulous tale of travel to take you away. In honor of World Book Day here’s a list (in no particular order) of some favorite travel and adventure books to spark your wanderlust! Travels with Charley, by John Steinbeck The […]

Happy Earth Day!
| April 22, 2015

On this Earth Day we celebrate clean, green travel! Star Clippers’ major source of energy — wind propulsion— is both abundant and emission free! Operating the world’s largest and tallest sailing vessels, Star Clippers sails under wind power whenever possible. This enables guests to experience a true tall ship sailing experience and the line to […]

Star Clippers Brings Back Legendary Captain Klaus Mueller As a Guest Speaker
| April 21, 2015

Do you hear that … could it be … bagpipes? Star Clippers has announced a special guest speaker on three of its Mediterranean sailings this summer, the legendary Captail Klaus Mueller! Captain Mueller, now retired, is one of the company’s best-loved characters, having taken Star Clippers’ ships all over the world during a long and […]