Savor a new favorite cuisine or taste the aged perfection of a beautifully balanced wine on a unique excursion or via the expert guidance of an amazing guest chef or a well-known vintner. Glean new historical, political and cultural insights from onboard interactions with some of Public Broadcasting’s most celebrated journalists and filmmakers, or by engaging with genealogists from Ancestry.com. Enjoy the flare and fun of Broadway and hear behind-the-scenes perspectives from some of its stars.
These and more engaging opportunities await on a Regent Seven Seas Spotlight Voyage, filled with one-of-a-kind onboard and shoreside experiences, tailored to the spotlighted theme of each individual sailing.
SPOTLIGHT ON THE STATE OF JOURNALISM
ROUNDTRIP MIAMI | DECEMBER 8, 2021 | 10 NIGHTS | Seven Seas Mariner®
Set sail for 10 engaging nights of captivating conversations, enlightening presentations and unique explorations with some of America’s most celebrated reporters and journalists. PBS News Hour and Washington Week have been known for offering “more light than heat” in their reporting thanks to their talented journalists, some of whom will provide key insights into the state of journalism today. And, a “look at the numbers” with regard to the current and future political landscape will be led by non-other than MR. CHARLIE COOK. From fascinating talks to special dining experiences, this Spotlight on The State of Journalism is sure to delight.
SPOTLIGHT ON PUBLIC BROADCASTING: 50 YEARS OF EXCELLENCE
BALI TO BANGKOK | FEBRUARY 4, 2022 | 14 NIGHTS | Seven Seas Explorer®
For more than 50 years, PBS has delivered transformative programming from teaching our youth in the mornings and entertaining us in the evenings to enlightening our perspectives of the world through factual reporting, artistic endeavors, wildlife adventures, culinary and cultural insights and so very much more.
This special, 14-night tour of southeast Asia will include unique presentations and engagements with a mix of some of the very best talent at PBS, including PBS NewsHour anchor JUDY WOODRUFF and Bloomberg’s Al Hunt. Enjoy fascinating talks, special dining experiences and more during this Spotlight on Public Broadcasting.
SPOTLIGHT ON CUISINE WITH MARK BITTMAN
LISBON TO BARCELONA | APRIL 15, 2022 | 10 NIGHTS | Seven Seas Voyager®
Join Mark Bittman, author and former columnist for the New York Times, on a thrilling journey that spans the Iberian Peninsula and the African coast aboard Seven Seas Voyager®. From cocktail parties to hosted shoreside experiences to fascinating talks, you can mingle with Mark as he shares his love for cruising and delicious meals on this Spotlight on Cuisine voyage. Chat with him about his bestselling books, How to Cook Everything and the groundbreaking Vegan Before 6 P.M. or about his latest appearances on NPR shows All Things Considered and Wait, Wait, Don’t Tell Me.
SPOTLIGHT ON BROADWAY WITH SETH RUDETSKY & FRIENDS
BARCELONA TO VENICE | APRIL 19, 2022 | 7 NIGHTS | Seven Seas Splendor™
Embark on an unforgettable journey in the Mediterranean aboard Seven Seas Splendor™, accompanied by acclaimed SiriusXM radio Broadway host, Seth Rudetsky. Experience stellar concerts staring Seth and some of his favorite Broadway stars and longtime friends. The legendary Audra MacDonald will bring her grace and power aboard this marvelous journey, accompanied by her two-time Tony-nominated husband Will Swenson, as well as the Tony winning LaChanze and her Tony-nominated daughter, Celia Rose Gooding. Hear hit tunes and insider stories and enjoy unique opportunities to spend time with Seth and his Broadway friends on this Spotlight on Broadway when we celebrate the best of musical theatre in the spring of 2022.
SPOTLIGHT ON WINE WITH HARLAN ESTATE
SAN FRANCISCO TO VANCOUVER | MAY 5, 2022 | 13 NIGHTS | Seven Seas Mariner®
We are pleased to invite you on an exceptional cruise that shines a Spotlight on Wine. Enjoy fully immersive experiences led by AMANDA HARLAN and the Harlan family, producers of the exceptional and highly coveted vintages of Harlan Estate, Bond, Promontory, and The Mascot wines. Begin your experience with an optional 3-night stay in Napa Valley’s exclusive 5-star Meadowood Resort and Spa, then embark aboard the luxurious Seven Seas Mariner® for an Alaskan adventure. On your journey, you have the opportunity to attend specially curated shore excursions, wine tastings and intimate hosted dinners on your 13-night voyage from San Francisco to Vancouver.
SPOTLIGHT ON HERITAGE WITH ANCESTRY®
DUBLIN TO LONDON | JULY 3, 2022 | 12 NIGHTS | Seven Seas Voyager®
Join us on a special journey with AncestryProGenealogists® aboard Seven Seas Voyager® for this Spotlight on Heritage. Cruise the British Isles from the sights of London along the shores of Scotland and round the windswept northern isles before sampling the magic and beauty of the Emerald Isle. And throughout this historic journey, you’ll explore the power of genealogy with Kyle Betit and Celia Heritage of AncestryProGenealogists through fascinating presentations, private sessions and daily reveals from their experts on select individuals. Wherever you hail from, this is sure to be an unforgettable Spotlight on Heritage voyage.
SPOTLIGHT ON WINE WITH MONDAVI WINES
BARCELONA TO ROME | JULY 23, 2022 | 14 NIGHTS | Seven Seas Explorer®
This exciting Spotlight on Wine voyage will give you the unique opportunity to pair breathtaking destinations with world-class vintages and gourmet cuisine in the company of Peter Mondavi, Jr. He is a third-generation co-proprietor of the iconic Charles Krug Winery in Napa Valley in California and the grandson of CESARE AND ROSA MONDAVI. Through a variety of enriching seminars and tastings on board, you will gain an insider’s perspective into the nine estate vineyards Peter oversees that produce wines made from Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Sauvignon Blanc, Pinot Noir and Chardonnay grape varieties.
SPOTLIGHT ON THE WORLD WARS
LONDON TO AMSTERDAM | AUGUST 23, 2022 | 10 NIGHTS | Seven Seas Voyager®
Join us in 2022, when we commemorate the anniversaries of the endings of The World Wars on a special Spotlight sailing from London to Amsterdam. Glean new insights from producers of the four major PBS series on the histories of The Great War, World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam War in honor of the anniversaries of these significant, 20th-century U.S. conflicts. Invited to speak on these great works are Erik Ewers, STEPHEN IVES, Stephanie Carter and LTG (Ret.) Daniel W. Christman. Enjoy captivating presentations, private dinners, screenings, a special excursion to the Battlefields of Normandy and more.
SPOTLIGHT ON CUISINE WITH CHEF TOMMASO BARLETTA
ISTANBUL TO VENICE | AUGUST 30, 2022 | 12 NIGHTS | Seven Seas Explorer®
Embark on a dream voyage along Greece, Croatia and Italy with a Spotlight on Cuisine. CHEF TOMMASO BARLETTA shares his extraordinary talent and culinary expertise aboard Seven Seas Explorer®. Known for his award-winning, fine Italian restaurants across Southern California, he will host several cooking demonstrations of his famed family recipes. And during one evening of your Mediterranean voyage, Compass Rose will feature a degustation menu specially designed by Chef Barletta. Additionally, as part of our vast shore excursion menu, enjoy two new culinary-themed tours – continuing the delicious theme from ship to shore.
SPOTLIGHT ON WINE WITH GARGIULO WINES
LONDON TO BARCELONA | SEPTEMBER 29, 2022 | 12 NIGHTS | Seven Seas Splendor™
Wine enthusiasts rejoice! Sail Europe’s culinary capitals aboard the ship that perfected luxury, Seven Seas Splendor™. Delight in an overnight in Bordeaux, with several calls on ports in Portugal and Spain. On board, toast with JEFF GARGIULO and VALERIE BOYD who founded Gargiulo Vineyards. Over the years they pursued their quest to create incredible wine from their now two vineyard locations in Oakville, Napa Valley. Participate in intimate wine tastings and wine-paired dinners, interactive cooking demonstrations and educational sessions on this Spotlight on Wine voyage.
SPOTLIGHT ON HOLLYWOOD
ROUNDTRIP LOS ANGELES | OCTOBER 3, 2022 | 12 NIGHTS | Seven Seas Mariner®
Step aboard a 12-night roundtrip journey from the City of Angels, celebrating some of the best of Hollywood with award-winning film and television writers, producers and directors from PBS’ American Masters and from some of America’s most successful sit-coms. The Constellation Theater will host special screenings while unique dining experiences and opportunities to directly engage with these experts of the craft of filmmaking will punctuate an unforgettable Spotlight on Public Broadcasting voyage.
SPOTLIGHT ON THE AMERICAN MUSICAL
NEW YORK TO MIAMI | OCTOBER 23, 2022 | 14 NIGHTS | Seven Seas Navigator®
The Broadway musical is one of the truly great examples of a uniquely American art form. Join us for a fortnight of exploration with a shoreside opening act in none other than New York City. Then set sail into the Atlantic for musical tour filled with special screenings — including the PBS documentary series Broadway: The American Musical — as well as opportunities to engage with the acclaimed Broadway performers that will share stories and favorite tunes in concert. Enjoy interactive panel discussions, immersive presentations, cocktail receptions and more on this Spotlight on Public Broadcasting voyage.
SPOTLIGHT ON SCIENCE & EXPLORATION
LOS ANGELES TO LIMA | NOVEMBER 3, 2022 | 16 NIGHTS | Seven Seas Mariner®
Cruise the Pacific from Southern California to the coasts of Peru on a 16-night voyage spotlighting some of the very best science and exploration-centric shows and series in prime time. NOVA — in its fifth decade of production — continues to deliver top-notch documentaries and long-form mini-series with in-depth perspectives on technological breakthroughs, the natural mysteries of our world and more. Meet and learn from the insightful and talented minds behind some of the powerful programming of NOVA and other PBS productions. Highlights will include unique presentations, one-on-one interactions and dining experiences with the filmmakers and producers, and special screenings.
On board the world's most luxurious fleet, relax in the comforts of your spacious and immaculate suite, savor the flavors of the exquisite cuisine in our specialty restaurants and make the most of every moment, without a care in the world.
Experience more than ever before as you sail the world with Regent Seven Seas Cruises. Take in the beauty of each destination with new ways to explore with their hallmark inclusion of FREE Unlimited Shore Excursions across more than 450 ports of call throughout the globe.
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