Finals Begin at 29er Worlds:
Medemblik, Netherlands (July 28, 2016) – With qualifying complete, it was about damage control on the first day of the final series of the 29er Worlds 2016. Gwendal Nael and Lilian Mercier from France won this game and have taken over the lead, followed by their fellow countrymen Benjamin Jaffrezic and Léo Chauvel. In the variable circumstances, Quinn Wilson and Riley Gibbs from the United States dropped from the third to the twentieth position. Full report.
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Clipper Race Begins Final Leg to London:
(July 28, 2016) – The finale of global circumnavigation the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race, Race 14 from Den Helder to London, has started from Den Helder in The Netherlands. The 198 nautical mile race to London is going to be one of the most nail-biting yet with just six points separating the top two teams when there are still twelve points up for grabs. Full report.
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Celebrity cruises… there is no better way to explore Alaska than to go on a Celebrity Cruise. Celebrity Cruise trips know exactly where to take you so that you can make the most out of your trip. You can avail of any of their planned tour packages that will provide you with a tour guide and take care of your accommodations. Some packages can also be custom-designed so you can make your own itinerary with the assistance of in-house travel experts.
The list of activities that you can do while in the state of Alaska is endless. Alaska has rich wildlife and scenic glacier spots that will satisfy your thirst for adventure. If you like to fish, you can go fishing the old Alaskan way in the town of Ketchikan. The company can arrange for an Exclusive Guided Fishing and Wilderness Dining package where local fishermen will teach you how to do saltwater bottom fishing and how to prepare your fish the traditional way.
If you want to go deep into the heart of the Alaskan rain forest, you can take the Glacier Point Wilderness Safari tour and do bird-watching while on board a Safari vehicle. Celebrity Cruise will provide you with a tour guide who will guide you in the nature hikes during stopovers. There are forest areas in Alaska where the greens meet the glaciers. The famous Davidson Glacier majestically lies behind the mountains and just across a beautiful lake. This is something you shouldn’t miss if you want to explore the heart of Alaska.
The White Pass Railway & Laughton Glacier Snow-Shoe Hike in Skagway, Alaska can bring you on a picturesque train ride on board the historically celebrated White Pass and Yukon Route Railway. This Celebrity land excursion package is for those who want to mix historical trips with fun and adventure. The train ends at a stop leading to the Laughton Glacier where you will see wild rivers and toothed mountain peaks. The whole train ride is a beautiful experience in itself thus earning for the railway the nickname “The Scenic Railway of the World.”
If you are a hands-on traveler, going on a cruise trip is probably the best way for you to visit Alaska. This is because their routes have a lot of stopovers and are more flexible for sight seeing and additional side trips. The very nature of a cruise also allows you to get more breathtaking views which you will probably miss when you are stuck in a place or big tourist bus.
There are various ways to cruise in Alaska, many Alaskan cruises are seven days or more cruises. Alaska Celebrity cruise is one of the first class cruise lines going and cruising in Alaska. With Celebrity Cruises Alaska you will experience the best treatment possible and will enjoy a relaxing cruise to our 50th state. Try it today!