Tour of Europe and the Holy Land aboard the Quaker City
“Itinerary of the Quaker City Excursion, (MTDP 00308).” In Mark Twain’s Letters, 1867–1868. Edited by Harriet Elinor Smith, Richard Bucci, and Lin Salamo. Mark Twain Project Online. Berkeley, Los Angeles, London: University of California Press. 1990, 2007. , accessed 2020-12-08.
Quaker City Reaches Málaga and GibraltarThu Oct 17, 1867
17 Oct QC arrived at Málaga, 1:00 p.m.; departed, 4:00 p.m., without disembarking passengers, and arrived at Gibraltar, 11:00 p.m.
Twain Travels in SpainFri Oct 18, 1867
18 Oct SLC and companions13 departed Gibraltar at noon, traveling overnight by horseback and carriage to Algeciras, Vejer, and San Fernando.
A Train to SevilleSat Oct 19, 1867
19 Oct SLC and companions boarded the 4:00 p.m. train for Seville, arriving at midnight.
A Train to CórdobaTue Oct 22, 1867
22 Oct SLC and companions traveled by train to Córdoba.
A Train to Seville then on to CádizWed Oct 23, 1867
23 Oct SLC and companions returned by 9:00 a.m. train to Seville; departed Seville for Cádiz, stopping briefly in Jerez.
Twain Arrives in CádizThu Oct 24, 1867
24 Oct SLC and companions arrived in Cádiz; QC departed Gibraltar, 6:00 p.m.
Twain Boards the Quaker City and they depart CádizFri Oct 25, 1867
25 Oct QC arrived at Cádiz, 7:30 a.m.; SLC and companions boarded at 10:30, and QC departed Cádiz, 11:00 a.m.
Quaker City Arrives at the island of MadeiraMon Oct 28, 1867
28 Oct QC arrived at Funchal, island of Madeira, at noon; departed, 8:00 p.m., without disembarking passengers.
Quaker City Arrives in BermudaMon Nov 11, 1867
11 Nov QC arrived at St. George, Bermuda, at daybreak.
Quaker City Departs BermudaFri Nov 15, 1867
15 Nov QC departed St. George, 8:00 a.m.