Exciting news! We’ve just announced a great line-up of distinguished guest speakers joining segments of the new Seabourn Quest’s 109-day maiden world cruise in 2012. They include award-winning composer Marvin Hamlisch, Jazz legend Arturo Sandoval, former U.S. Senator Bob Graham and CNN Correspondent Richard Roth. The voyage departs January 5, 2012, from Fort Lauderdale, Fla., and ends in Venice, Italy on April 23, 2012.
From world-renowned musicians and chefs to politicians, historians and international relations experts, the diverse group of personalities will share their expert insights with guests during various segments of the voyage. Space is available for guests wishing to book segments.
Seabourn Quest’s World Cruise will host guest speakers on the following segments:
Jan. 5 –Feb. 2, 2012 Ft. Lauderdale to Cape Town
Marvin Hamlisch - Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony Award-Winning Composer
Jon Bailey – Musicologist
Daniel Silke – Political Analyst
February 2 – 27, 2012 Cape Town to Singapore
Dr. Robert Copaken – International Affairs Expert
John Doherty - Waldorf Astoria Executive Chef
Bob Graham – Former U.S. Senator and Florida Governor
Feb. 27 – Mar. 13, 2012 Singapore to Hong Kong
Denise Heywood – Southeast Asia Expert
Richard Roth – CNN’s senior U.N. correspondent
Mar. 13 – Apr. 2, 2012 Hong Kong to Dubai
Chef Oliver Reschrieter - Princess Diana’s former personal chef
Paul du Quenoy, professor of World and European History at the American University of Beirut.
The Honourable Ronald Sampson, former Chief Executive of the Falkland Islands Government.
April 2 – 23, 2012 Dubai to Venice
Arturo Sandoval – Grammy-winning jazz trumpeter
Major General John Hartley – International Relations Expert
Glenn Robinson - Middle East Security and Political Expert
We look forward to welcoming these speakers onboard Seabourn Quest!