Monthly Archives: August 2011

New Adventure For Spirit

It’s been announced today by FTI Group of Germany that, from the 21st May 2012, the current Spirit of Adventure will be sailing for them so gets another lease of life. The name given is MS FTI Berlin, which is … Continue reading

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Milestone Cruise!

I’m slapping myself on the back because when I board Grand Princess on the 17th September it will be my 30th voyage since the 13th October 2006 when I did my first on the QE2. Last year on that day … Continue reading

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Media in Southampton & Liverpool – SHUT UP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

I don’t know about anyone else but I am getting sick and tired of this pathetic reporting of the so-called ‘Cruise Wars’ (a title coined by either The Daily Echo or the Liverpool Echo) because frankly, it’s all a lot … Continue reading

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An Epic Reunion

Two posts from me today – wow! This time it’s about NCL’s newest ship, Epic. I was one of over 2000 people (including the press) who travelled on the disasterous cruise from Rotterdam to Southampton on the 21st June 2010. … Continue reading

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Drug Boat Louise in Southampton

The media today has copied and pasted a press release from the UK Border Agency about this luxury yacht having a drugs stash found on it in Southampton in June. Largest-ever cocaine haul seized by officers See other News Tuesday, … Continue reading

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