Cunard Fashion And Culinary Event Cruises 2016
Cunard has announced two incredibly exciting event cruises for 2016, celebrating the worlds of fashion, food, music and dance. From the launch of its very first ‘Transatlantic Fashion Week’ to a culinary tour of the British Isles, guests on each cruise will be immersed in the very best of these themes.
Queen Mary 2 Transatlantic Fashion Week
The inaugural ‘Transatlantic Fashion Week’ voyage aboard Queen Mary 2 arrives in one of the style capitals of the world, New York, the very same day New York Fashion Week 2016 begins.
This voyage will be hosted by a number of significant names from the industry, and guests will be treated to ‘an audience with’ pioneering British designer, Dame Zandra Rhodes CBE, Colin McDowell, the highly respected fashion historian and commentator Fern Mallis, the ‘Godmother of Fashion’ and founder of New York Fashion Week.
Dame Zandra Rhodes, who has dressed some the world’s most iconic stars and musicians, including Freddie Mercury and Jackie Onassis will also reveal designs from her collections, as emerging faces from Storm modelling agency take to the catwalk during the voyage. Alongside these great fashion authorities, guests will have the opportunity to meet the designers of the future, as students from one of the world’s number one postgraduate fashion programmes, The Royal College of Art, showcase their latest collections on board.
Queen Mary 2 sails from Southampton for New York on September 1, 2016, arriving in New York City on September 8.
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Queen Elizabeth British Isles Culinary Discovery
Food lovers can treat themselves to a British Isles Culinary Discovery aboard Queen Elizabeth in June 2016. The cruise will feature highly reputable names and producers from the world of gastronomy, including Charles Sichel of Maison Sichel and Jilly Goolden, English Wine Critic and UK Television personality. Guests will be able to enjoy regional delicacies from around the British Isles through a range of tailored shore-side excursions, hosted on board events and specially curated menus.
Queen Elizabeth will sail from Southampton on her British Isles cruise on June 23, 2016. Ports of call include: Edinburgh, Kirkwall, Glasgow, Belfast, Liverpool and St Peter Port.
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