On Oct. 27, jazz-lovers will board Compagnie du Ponant’s 264-passenger L’Austral for a Jazz at Sea cruise, featuring performances by jazz musician Christian Morin.
Morin, a clarinetist who’s performed in a variety of Parisian jazz clubs and hosts a weekday show on France’s “Radio Classique,” will give two concerts during the 8-day itinerary. The ship, which boards in Nice, France, will stop in the Spanish cities of Barcelona and Madrid, as well as Moroccan destinations Casablanca and Essaouira, before reaching its final destination in Las Palmas, the capital city of the Canary Islands.
The L’Austral features 132 cabins, two restaurants specializing in French cuisine, open-air bar and spacious lounges, fitness center, fully equipped spa, pool and games area.
Fares range from $2,621 to $6,547 pp dbl. For more information, call (888) 400-1082 or visit en.ponant.com.