Viewing entries tagged with 'travel'

In Search of Sahara Sun

Posted on 17 November 2017 @ 1:45pm

In Search of Sahara Sun

Stepping off the Gulden Leeuw was definitely a change in this port, compared to the others. Personally, I have been to Morocco before, but most of the students onboard weren't used to the shock of such a different culture.

Adventures at sea: From Porto to Porto Cervo

Posted on 20 October 2017 @ 2:42pm

Adventures at sea: From Porto to Porto Cervo

Details of the Trek

The crew sailed from Porto on October 1st with Porto Cervo in our headway. We’ve passed through the Straight of Gibraltar and right next to the coast of Spain, Ibiza, Mallorca, and Minorca.

The 2017-2018 School Year is Underway! First Stop: Porto, Portugal

Posted on 6 October 2017 @ 2:50pm

The 2017-2018 School Year is Underway! First Stop: Porto, Portugal

After more than two weeks spent adjusting to life at sea, ship routines, galley duties, night watches, new classes and scheduling, Class Afloat students arrived in Porto on the morning of September 26th and were thrilled to plant their feet on solid ground.

Skype In! Join our Virtual Info Session on October 17th

Posted on 6 October 2017 @ 1:52pm

Skype In! Join our Virtual Info Session on October 17th

October information session

Ahoy! If you're interested in learning more about joining Class Afloat for a semester, school year or gap year at sea, then you're invited to join us for our very first virtual information session. 

Tour the Gulden Leeuw during the Rendez-Vous 2017 Tall Ships Regatta

Posted on 8 June 2017 @ 6:08pm

Tour the Gulden Leeuw during the Rendez-Vous 2017 Tall Ships Regatta

Join Class Afloat in celebrating Canada's 150th Birthday

In celebration of Canada's 150th birthday, 40 tall ships and 3000 crew members from around the world will be stopping at 35 ports around Canada for the Rendez-vous 2017 Tall Ships Regatta.

Final Reflections

Posted on 20 May 2017 @ 2:06pm

Final Reflections

As I sit here in my bunk with people all around me, with Bela playing his guitar for Hailey, I start to think back on this experience.

Bermuda to Lunenburg Blog Post

Posted on 20 May 2017 @ 2:01pm

Bermuda to Lunenburg Blog Post

Our last passage. Our last nine days at sea.

Dominican to Bermuda Blog Post

Posted on 20 May 2017 @ 1:39pm

Dominican to Bermuda Blog Post

Our journey to the beautiful isle of Bermuda all started with our departure from the tropical island of Hispaniola and the Dominican Republic.

Dominican Republic

Posted on 20 May 2017 @ 1:31pm

Dominican Republic

Our crew’s experience in the Dominican Republic started early as everyone awoke to views of the beautiful Samana peninsula.

Reflecting On My Year With Class Afloat

Posted on 15 May 2017 @ 1:51pm

Reflecting On My Year With Class Afloat

Before Class Afloat, I had never left the United States of America.