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Leaving Cape Town in 2010

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The Phoenicians Before Columbus Expedition will be led by Philip Beale, whose past experience included leading the 2003-04 Borobudur Ship Expedition and 1st Phoenicia Expedition. Borobudur involved building a replica 8th century Indonesian trading vessel which Philip and his multi-national crew sailed from Indonesia to West Africa.


A team of specialists are being formed to manage the planning, sailing and post expedition arrangements of the Phoenicians Before Columbus Expedition.