Celtic Lands & The 70th Anniversary of the D-Day Landings Aboard Le Boreal- Featured Guest Speaker: Dwight David Eisenhower II
May 28-June 7, 2014
Discover the living heritage of the Celtic people on a cruise from the ancient Norman port of Honfleur to Scotland's historic capital of Edinburgh. By special arrangement, enjoy talks with two accomplished lecturers—Dwight D. Eisenhower's grandson and the granddaughter of Sir Winston Churchill. Commemorate the fallen heroes of World War II at the D-Day landing beaches, admire the lavish artistry of the 9th-century Book of Kells in Dublin, and visit the impregnable Caernarfon Castle. Drive through the breathtaking Snowdonia Mountains and find serenity in the stark beauty of Scotland's Inner Hebrides and Orkney Islands.
Study Leader Information
National Trust Study Leader, Dwight Young
May 28 & 29
Depart the U.S. for Glasgow, Scotland
Isle of Iona, Scotland/Tobermory, Isle of Mull
Portree/Dunvegan, Isle of Skye
Belfast, Northern Ireland
Cruising the Celtic Sea/English Channel
London, Heathrow/return to the US
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