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    The harbour of Gustavia, St Barthelemy
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    Colourful San Juan
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    St George's, capital of Grenada
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    St John’s waterfront

Island Hopping in the Caribbean

Spirit of Discovery departing Portsmouth

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    Uncover the Islands of the Caribbean

    This month long all-inclusive cruise to the Caribbean in 2023 combines eight sun-soaked Caribbean islands with visits to the Azores and Madeira. From Antigua, ‘Gateway to the Caribbean’, and the hidden coves and beaches of Tortola, to colourful Puerto Rico and tropical St Barthélemy, you will experience a real flavour of the Caribbean. Explore Dominica, with its mountainous rainforests, and Grenada, the ‘Isle of Spice’. This Caribbean cruise also visits Trinidad and Tobago and Barbados, where you’ll experience West African and British cultures.

    Your five included panoramic excursions will be in

    • Ponta Delgada, Azores
    • St John's, Antigua
    • Road Town, Tortola
    • St George's, Grenada
    • Bridgetown, Barbados

    Joining you on board…

    Fitness guru Derrick Evans, aka Mr Motivator

    Mr Motivator, Derrick Evans

    A word from Mr Motivator, “The greatest gift that you can give yourself, your work colleagues, family and friends is an independent, healthier and fitter you. It starts right now, join in my safe, effective and fun class, where the music and the attitude lifts your spirits and equips you with that feel good factor. So come and be motivated. Each class is different and there will be an exercise clinic on selected days where you can ask your fitness and mobility questions. See you there.”

    Supercrafters, including Julie Peasgood

    Julie Peasgood

    Enjoy crafting classes on board with Julie Peasgood and the ‘Supercrafters’ with projects that could include mosaics, book bouquets, frames and jewellery. Julie has a multi-faceted career as an actress in three of UK’s top soaps: Emmerdale, Brookside and Hollyoaks, and is also a TV presenter, award-winning author, and events host.

    Culinary demonstrations from celebrity chef Phil Vickery

    Phil Vickery

    Celebrity chef, presenter and cookery book author Phil Vickery has been the resident chef on This Morning for over 22 years. Phil began his career as a Commis Chef at The Burlington Hotel in Folkestone and worked his way up the ranks to become Head Chef at The Castle Hotel in Taunton, where he won a Michelin star, among other accolades. Phil’s first television appearance came after he was invited to fill in for Keith Floyd on the Breakfast Programme and since then he has appeared on Ready Steady Cook, Proof Of The Pudding, Phil Vickery’s Pudding Club and Save Money, Good Diet for which Phil also wrote an accompanying cook book.

    Presenter and consultant Nick Hewer

    Nick Hewer

    Nick is a television presenter, company director and former public relations consultant. He was educated at Clongowes Wood College in Ireland and move to London in the 1960s to join a PR consultancy as a trainee. Within six years he had joined the board and eventually became the company’s sole shareholder.

    In 1983, Nick’s PR consultancy added the Amstrad Group, founded by Alan Sugar, to its client list and he became responsible for the media handling and promotion of all his expanding activities. In 1998 Nick sold his PR consultancy, but continued to represent Lord Sugar’s interests and those of the Secretariat of HH the Aga Khan, another long-term client, until his retirement in 2004, when he moved to France.

    However, having become good friends with Lord Sugar, Nick was persuaded to join him as his on-screen advisor on BBC One’s The Apprentice. Nick has a host of television credits, including Countdown and BBC’s Bake Off. Nick will give two on-board talks and a Q&A during this cruise.

    Chris Dean and the Swingshift band

    Chris Dean and the Swingshift band will be on board from Nov 25 to perform live.

    Chris began his career as a soldier in the Household Cavalry. Then, after a spell at the Army School of Music at Kneller Hall, he joined the Mounted Band of the Lifeguards before leaving to pursue a career as a freelance musician. His first job was as lead trombone at the London Palladium, followed by a stint as lead trombone in the Syd Lawrence Orchestra before focusing on his career as a session musician.

    Chris has recorded with many famous artists including Frank Sinatra, Michael Buble, Barbara Streisand, Shirley Bassey and many more. He has also worked on soundtracks for numerous films, from Superman and Out of Africa, to Batman and Bond movies.

    Chris has performed on pop albums for the likes of Eric Clapton, Robbie Williams, Wet Wet Wet and Queen as well as being featured in television shows such as The Benny Hill Show, Stars in Their Eyes, Come Dancing and several Royal Variety Shows. He performed live at the Royal Albert Hall, for the late Queen Elizabeth II at her 92nd Birthday party, televised globally on BBC.


    What's included

    • Travel insurance

    • All Inclusive

    • Gratuities

    • Porterage

    • All balcony cabins

    • Wi-Fi

    • Entertainment and Activities

    • Gym, sauna & exercise classes

    • 24-hour room service

    • Afternoon tea

    • Shuttle bus

    • Return UK Travel service

    • Panoramic excursions

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