Tag Archives: QE

Goodbye 2012, Hello 2013

Well here we are on the last day of the old year and what a busy one it’s been. Sadly the maritime year began with tragedy on the 13th January, when Costa Concordia his a rock off Giglio, partially capsizing … Continue reading

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Royal Rendezvous

Well that’s the term Cunard overuse when there’s more than one of their ships in a port, though usually abroad like New York and Sydney.  The term was first coined for the 2006 three night cruise from Los Angeles on … Continue reading

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Bittersweet Cruising & Stalking

On the 25th November 2010, my mum died almost ten months to the day after being told she had cancer. She wasn’t a ship nut like me, my dad and many of my friends, but she did enjoy watching them … Continue reading

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The Best Laid Plans of Ships & Artemis!

Yes, bloody Artemis who, from this day forward, shall return to the old nickname I gave her of Hit & Miss since it’s hit and miss if she’ll ever get anywhere! Tomorrow I was going down to wave Harry Cotterill … Continue reading

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