Enjoy the sun-drenched landscapes of the French, Italian, and Spanish Rivieras and islands, renowned as a glamorous retreat for artists, writers, and nobility. This one-of-a-kind, five-star cruise immerses you in the region’s dynamic history, art and stunning scenery, featuring three UNESCO World Heritage Sites—including Carcassonne’s medieval fortifications and the cliffside villages of Italy’s Cinque Terre. Discover the cultural treasures of Marseille and Aix-en-Provence, the Prince’s Palace of Monaco and Corsica’s fortified town of Bonifacio.
Day 1: Depart the U.S. or Canada
Day 2: Barcelona, Spain / Embark Wind Star
Day 3: Port Vendres, France, for Carcassonne
Day 4: Marseille for Aix-en-Provence
Day 5: Nice / Monte Carlo, Monaco
Day 6: Savona, Italy / Portofino
Day 7: Porto Venere for Cinque Terre
Day 8: Portoferraio, Elba
Day 9: Bonifacio, Corsica, France
Day 10: Civitavecchia, Italy / Disembark ship / Return to U.S. or Canada
Aine Donovan is a Clinical Professor of Business Education at the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College. She is the Director Emerita of the Ethics Institute at Dartmouth College, a campus wide initiative that serves the needs of faculty and students in ethics education. Prior to her tenure at Dartmouth, she was a professor at the United States Naval Academy where she developed the ethics curriculum and founded the first ethics center at Annapolis.
Her research emphasis, publications, and professional presentations are in the field of moral education, bioethics, business ethics and global strategies for ethical understanding. Her recent books include "Global Bioethics" (Oxford) and "The Human Genome Project in College Curriculum: Ethical Issues and Practical Strategies"(UPNE).