LA TIMES| February 18, 2015
Cruise to Micronesia to see a total eclipse of the sun in 2016
The trip offered by Houston-based Ring of Fire Expeditions caters to eclipse chasers, who will be joined on board by keynote speaker Jerry Ross. Ross is an astronaut and author of the book “Spacewalker,” in which he recounts his numerous walks in outer space during space shuttle missions.
The focus of the trip is on the total solar eclipse on March 9, 2016, but there are other adventures planned along the way, including diving and snorkeling to see World War II shipwrecks, seeing the active Tavurvur volcano in Papua New Guinea, and visiting Nan Madol in Micronesia, a stone city built in the water…