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Great French Passenger Ships Book Review

William H. Miller has written over eighty books on passenger ships, lecturing aboard many, and is one of the foremost authorities on the subject. His latest, Great French Passenger Ships (published by The History Press in September 2014), is no … Continue reading

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Voyager Cruise – San Remo to Cartagena

Two tenders were running. I thought I would be the only one on mine for a long time then two more passengers plus crew turned up. Typically, more than half of those returning walked past the sanitiser. Bet they’d be … Continue reading

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UK Storm Affects Cruise Itineraries – Updated

Originally posted on Linerlovers's Blog:
The impending storm across England has resulted in several cruise lines changing their itineraries to avoid most of the bad weather. Southampton has sometimes had ships divert from Dover Cruise Port and it’s very…

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Norwegian Cruise Line Online Check-In

Unlike many other blogs, I don’t tend to do a non-cruise entry unless I’m inspired to (so no pages with news as others have), and today I’m inspired by the joke that is NCL’s online systems. My friend Fay and … Continue reading

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No Jacket Required?

In cruising land, one thing guaranteed to split opinion are dress codes. Some hate dressing up, some don’t mind occasionally, others love it. Even I’ve been told to go to another cruise line by P&O and Cunard loyalists just because … Continue reading

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Norwegian Breakaway Transatlantic – Southampton Sailaway

The 30th April 2013 the brand new Norwegian Breakaway was heading to New York, her new home for cruising. The weather wasn’t that hot but at least not raining. I went over on the ferry to my new home for … Continue reading

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Radiance of the Seas Cruise – Fremantle to Esperance

After popping back to my friend Juanita’s house in Perth for a few hours, it was time to head off for my big adventure. Once we arrived at the Fremantle Passenger Terminal, a lady porter came to the car for … Continue reading

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