4-15 Jul 2001, 12 days
Fares from £2240
7-15 Jul 2001, 9 days
Fares from £1695
NADFAS lecturer who has lectured regularly in Britain and Spain on Spanish seventeenth-century painting. A frequent visitor to Spain, he will talk on the art and artists associated with the towns visited on the cruise.
Cuisine is the most accessible part of any nation's culture and our Speaker, who writes on food for the Times and has taught cookery courses in Andalucia, will help us discover the wines and many tastes of Spain and Portugal.
Caroline de Estradas
Her particular interests include the artistic legacy of the Muslim occupation of Spain and the architectural heritage and regional culture of the Iberian peninsula. Author of several books on garden history and garden design, he will share his knowledge as we visit Tresco Abbey gardens and the many splendid Islamic gardens of southern Spain.
Author of several books on garden history and garden design, he will share his knowledge as we visit Tresco Abbey gardens and the many splendid Islamic gardens of southern Spain.
Please note Guest Speakers travel on the cruise portion of the holiday only.
As you cruise from Madeira look out for whitewashed houses gleaming on the horizon as
you approach sun-kissed Cadiz by sea. You can explore Jerez, then spend a day admiring
the exquisite beauty of Moorish Spain's finest architecture - the Alhambra.