Cruisers Forum
 


Join CruisersForum Today

Reply
 
Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 13-06-2014, 06:37   #1
Registered User

Join Date: Jul 2013
Location: Baltic Sea / Kiel Canal
Posts: 286
Saint Michel II in Kiel

Tomorrow a replica of Jules Vernes ship Saint Michel II will arrive Kiel.
In 1881 he sailed his steamship Saint Michel III from Nantes /France to Kiel /Germany. The Kiel Canal did not exist, so he sailed over the North Sea to Tönning
and further on the river Eider via Eiderkanal to Kiel and Copenhagen.
Eider-Kanal – Wikipedia

His brother Paul Verne wrote the story „De Rotterdam ŕ Copenhague á bord du yacht Saint Michel“. Later a appendix of Jules Vernes novel
Eight Hundred Leagues on the Amazon (French: La Jangada - Huit Cents lieues sur l'Amazone)



__________________
Tellus is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Saint Lucia & Saint Vincent gerasz Atlantic & the Caribbean 32 08-04-2014 10:24
Hi, I Am Michel from Quebec fabrik Meets & Greets 5 08-09-2011 22:55



Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 17:40.


Google+
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Social Knowledge Networks
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.

ShowCase vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.