Silversea Adds Cronkite, Buckley to Cruise Lineup

Silversea Cruises has signed newsman Walter Cronkite and political commentator William F. Buckley Jr. as celebrity lecturers aboard the Silver Shadow's 126-day World Cruise. They join author Richard Reeves, ABC News correspondent Lynn Sherr, investigative journalist Judith Miller, film critic Rex Reed, Egyptologist Zahi Hawass, photojournalist Steve McCurry, champion yachtsman John Bertrand and Michael Green, wine and spirits consultant for Gourmet magazine. The round-the-world cruise leaves January 15, 2007 from Fort Lauderdale and visits 61 ports before concluding in New York City on May 22. Visit [www.silversea.com].

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