Monthly Archives: April 2017

Hythe Ferry Saved

Excellent news today that Blue Funnel Cruises have purchased the business lock, stock and pier.  Blue Funnel originally tried to buy the business in 1994 but White Horse Ferries unfortunately were given it. As the years progressed, more and more … Continue reading

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Goodbye Vistafjord

Today, the very last UK built passenger liner arrived at her final resting place at plot 58, owned by Malwi Breaking Co. in Alang, to join her former fleet mate, Sagafjord in maritime memories and history.  Every time I mention … Continue reading

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TUI Discovery 3? -Updated

With mystery surrounding the winter 2018/9 deployment for Vision of the Seas, could my favourite Royal Caribbean ship be about to join Splendour and Legend as TUI ships for Thomson Cruises or is she replacing something that is? Splendour of … Continue reading

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