This unique and exclusive nine-day itinerary and small ship voyage showcases the coastal jewels of the Iberian Peninsula between Barcelona, Spain, and Lisbon, Portugal, during the best time of year. Cruise up Spain’s legendary Guadalquivir River, “the great river,” into the heart of beautiful Seville, an exclusive opportunity only available on this itinerary and by small ship.
Complementary alcoholic & nonalcoholic beverages are included throughout the cruise!
Elihu Rubin is Associate Professor of Architecture, Urbanism, and American Studies at Yale. He received a doctorate in architecture and a master’s in city planning from the University of California, Berkeley, and a bachelor of arts from Yale. His first book, Insuring the City: The Prudential Center and the Postwar Urban Landscape (Yale Univ. Press, 2012) was awarded the Kenneth T. Jackson Prize from the Urban History Association and the Lewis Mumford Award from the Society of American City & Regional Planning History. Mr. Rubin’s work focuses on the making and meaning of the built environment; architectural preservation and the politics of “heritage planning.” An enthusiastic lecturer, Elihu has also made documentary videos relating to urban history, the politics of public spaces, urban redevelopment, architectural modernism, and street life. Sept 29 departure
1 Depart the U.S.
2 Barcelona, Spain/Embark m.s. Le Lyrial
3 Palma de Mallorca, Balearic Islands
5 Almería for Granada, Andalusia/Motril
6 Gibraltar, British Crown Colony
7 Cruise the Guadalquivir River to Seville, Andalusia, Spain
8 Portimão, the Algarve, Portugal
9 Lisbon/Disembark ship/Return to the U.S.
Cruise itinerary is subject to change.