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Yet_cruises_small Rivieras and Islands: Rome to Barcelona aboard the Tere Moana

Cruise with us for seven nights from Rome to Barcelona aboard the exclusively chartered, five-star Tere Moana, relaunched in 2013 after a multimillion-dollar refurbishment and featuring only 44 deluxe Staterooms. Travel to the sun-drenched landscapes and...
05/06/2016 - 05/14/2016

Yet_land_small Courtly Japan: Kyoto and the Tale of Genji - wait list

Join Professors Ed Kamens and Mary Miller for an exploration of Kyoto's cultural history, ancient and modern. Watch the procession of the Aoi Matsuri Festival from reserved seats at the Imperial Palace in Kyoto. Observe the boat parade and performances of the Mifune Festival from the banks of the Oigawa River. Venture...
05/13/2016 - 05/26/2016

Yet_land_small Privileged Portugal

Discover this European gem's rich history, award-winning vineyards, distinctive museums, ornate royal palaces, lush gardens, and delightful azulejos. Explore Porto's historic quarter, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and its modern side at Rem Koolhaas' Casa...
05/15/2016 - 05/24/2016

Yet_cruises_small Spain and Portugal aboard the Sea Cloud II

Follow in the wake of the ancient Spanish and Portuguese mariners on this extraordinary cruise aboard the beautiful Sea Cloud II, soaking up the rich history of the Iberian Peninsula. Begin in Granada for an introduction to the region's Moorish heritage at...
05/17/2016 - 05/29/2016

Yet_cruises_small Turning Points of History: Malta to Istanbul

The geopolitical map of the Mediterranean region that we recognize in the 21st century is in large part the result of age-old power struggles between Eastern and Western empires—definitive turning points in the course of history. On this springtime cruise from Malta to Istanbul aboard the intimate 36-cabin...
06/01/2016 - 06/13/2016

Yet_land_small Pompeii and the Bay of Naples - wait list

Mount Vesuvius erupted in A.D. 79, obliterating a cluster of Roman towns along the Bay of Naples. One of those was Pompeii. Rediscovered in the 18th century, Pompeii was first pillaged by treasure hunters and later scientifically excavated by archaeologists who revealed a battered but nearly complete Roman city. In an...
06/07/2016 - 06/15/2016

Yet_cruises_small Castles and Campaigns of France, England, Belgium, The Netherlands and Germany Aboard Sea Cloud II

Explore the major historical events that swept across the map of Northern Europe from the 19th century to World War II, and the cultural climate that gave them context, aboard the Sea Cloud II, one of the most elegant and luxurious vessels afloat. Excursion...
06/10/2016 - 06/18/2016

Yet_cruises_small The Lower Danube: Vienna to Bucharest Aboard the Royal Crown

From the City of Waltzes to the Black Sea, the Lower Danube wends her way through the heart of Central and Eastern Europe. For millennia, this "Queen of Europe's Rivers," as Napoleon called her, has reigned over the culturally diverse countries on her shores. Next June, travel with Yale on an intriguing cruise...
06/10/2016 - 06/21/2016

Yet_cruises_small Waterways of the Tsars: Moscow to St. Petersburg

Sailing the waterways of Russia was a royal tradition for her rules, and the Romanovs' imperial yacht, the Standart, was the envy of Europe when Nicholas II reigned. Next summer, relive those bygone days with Yale on...
06/15/2016 - 06/25/2016

Yet_land_small Antietam and Gettysburg

Join other Yale Alumni, their friends, and families in a four night, three day guided tour of the battlefields of Antietam and Gettysburg representing of Lee's 1862-1863 northern incursions including illustrated talks by a Yale scholar. You will stay in the historic Gettysburg Hotel, a four-star...
06/22/2016 - 06/26/2016