Join Hornblower aboard El Galeón, an authentic 170-foot wooden replica of a 16th century ship that was part of Spain’s West Indies fleet. The ship will be docked at Pier 15 in the South Street Seaport from July 4–12. Guests will relive the route of explorer Ponce de León and enjoy the “San Pelayo” exhibition, offering fascinating insights about 16th century Europeon sailing techniques and navigational technology.
For more details, visit hornblowernewyork.com. Proceeds from the $15 tickets will go to the South Street Seaport Museum and New York Harbor School.
The co-founder and editor-at-large at offMetro, Lauren is a sustainable travel specialist and freelance journalist with frequent bylines in National Geographic, Bicycling Magazine and Shape. Follow Lauren’s adventures at @laurenmati.