Check out this slideshow from the War of 1812 Bicentennial Commemoration in New Orleans! (Provided by Albany Times Union.) Navy Pier will host its own US Navy War of 1812 event this August.
The New York Times recently published an interview with Billy Campbell about his real job – tall ship sailing! Says Campbell: “Aside from what it teaches you, there is simply the indescribable degree of peace that can be achieved on a sailing vessel at sea. I guess a combination of hard work and the seemingly …
Check out this article from the Baltimore Sun! http://articles.baltimoresun.com/2012-02-08/news/bs-md-coast-guard-eagle-20120202_1_tall-ship-training-vessel-horst-wessel More about the US Coast Guard’s Tall Ship Eagle: http://www.cga.edu/eagle.aspx?id=360
“The tall ship Tenacious, which was designed and built to be sailed by a mixed crew of able-bodied and disabled people including wheelchair users, will take part in the Thames Diamond Jubilee Pageant on Sunday 3rd June to celebrate the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee.” Check out the full article: http://www.breakingtravelnews.com/news/article/tall-ship-for-disabled-confirmed-for-queens-diamond-jubilee-pageant/ More about Tall Ship Tenacious: http://www.jst.org.uk/tenacious.aspx