NEW YORK, May 27, 2014 / PRNewswire – The Explorers Club, with more than 3,000 members in 30 Chapters worldwide, will again send an official Delegation, at the invitation of the Kingdom of Morocco, to the Moussem (Festival) de Tan Tan on the Sahara.
The historic Tan Tan brings together the peoples and tribes of the Sahara in a showing of unity, culture, arts and crafts, ancient tradition, and the adept handling of horses and camels.
The Explorers Club delegation will be led by Alan H. Nichols, well known explorer, lecturer and author and President of the Explorers Club,
Nichols and the Delegation will be available for on-site interviews throughout their Moroccan visit (June 5-8).
About The Explorers Club
The Explorers Club was founded in New York City 1904 by a group of the world’s leading explorers of the time. It is a multidisciplinary, not for profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to scientific exploration of land, sea, air, and space by supporting research and education in the physical, natural and biological sciences. The Club’s members have been responsible for an illustrious series of famous firsts: First to the North Pole, first to the South Pole, first to the summit of Mount Everest, first to the deepest point in the ocean, first to the surface of the moon. With 3,000 members worldwide, the organization is headquartered at 46 East 70th Street, New York, N.Y. 10021. Tel. 212 628 8383; www.explorers.org
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