Cuxhaven (DE) - Dover (GB)
13 August - 20 August 2017
7 days, Thermopylae Clipper
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Cuxhaven is a North Sea port town in Germany, home to an important fisherman's wharf, and one of the largest sea side resorts in Germany. Cuxhaven is a quiet place, so don’t expect too much action. But its beaches, the small castle Ritzebüttel, and the ship wreck museum are well worth your time. Take a walk over the promenade and gaze at the passing ships, go for a nice dinner in one of the many restaurants, or dig up your swimming trunks and spend a nice afternoon at the beach.
Dover is a port town in south east England, famous for its White Cliffs. Historically it was a very important port due to the proximity to France. Visit the majestic Dover Castle or relax on St. Margaret's Bay Beach. Don't miss the Dover Museum – it's free and full of exciting stories!
- Dates: 13 August 2017 - 20 August 2017
- Embarkation: 12:00 / Disembarkation: 9:00
- For Windseekers between 12 and 25 years old
- Windseekers joining: maximum 15
- No sailing experience required!
- Official language on board: English
- Price includes: accommodation and meals, excludes drinks at the bar
- Price excludes transportation costs to-and from the ports. Our travel counsellor can advise you and book your transfers
- One-off registration fee €25
- Windseekers need to have a health insurance and a travel insurance
- Need to take with you on board: sleeping bag, pillowcase, sheets and towels
- Contact your fellow-Windseekers via Windseeker facebook
- You will sleep in a bunk/cabin
"I have met new people, been up in the mast, seen indescribable sunsets and laughed a lot. Learning how to sail a ship has been the coolest thing I have done so far and I have confidence in what I do now"
"I have learned that despite my small size, I can do anything if I put my mind to it."
"TAKE CHANCES. IF YOU DON'T TRY, YOU'LL NEVER KNOW."
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