Star Clippers has today launched a new ‘rail and sail’ service for travellers worried about future flight disruptions and fees.Guests can take the train direct to the South of France to join a tall ship from Cannes or Monaco. The seven-night sailing around the French Riviera leaves Cannes on May 1 to visit Corsica, Elba, Portofino, Hyeres Island, Sanary-sur-Mer, St. Tropez and finish in Monte Carlo. This cruise will also run on May 15 to coincide with the Monaco Grand Prix. Another seven-night cruise departing on May 8 will make the voyage to Calvi in Corsica to Sardinia, along Italy’s north east coast and back to Monaco, St. Tropez and Cannes. Short rail and sail breaks along the Riviera will depart in May, June and September. All cruises include return rail fares, transfers, overnight b&b stay, all meals, low-key entertainment and complimentary water-sports.