• Retracing historic sailing with Mayflower 400

    4 monthes ago - By Travel Weekly

    2020 will mark the 400th anniversary of the Mayflower sailing, when approximately 132 passengers and crew members, who would come to be known as the Pilgrims, made the harrowing voyage across the Atlantic from Plymouth, England, to the New World to escape religious persecution and settle in what is now Plymouth, Mass.To commemorate the anniversary, 13 destinations across the U.K., U.S. and Netherlands with historical connections to the sailing have partnered to create the Mayflower 400 program. Throughout 2020, each destination will host events that honor the Mayflower's impact, celebrate...
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