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Southampton cruise terminal opens following major refurbishment

By Phil Davies


Southampton’s Mayflower Cruise Terminal has reopened following a multi-million pound refurbishment in time for the summer sailing season.The terminal now features a revamped open plan interior, with expanded security, check in and passenger reception areas. 305 more words

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10 Of The Weirdest Things You Didn’t Know About The Queen Mary 2

Story by Cruise.co.uk

She’s big, she’s posh and she cost lots of dosh (approx $300,000 per berth = a heck of a lot!).

When it comes to the flagship liner in Cunard’s fleet of three, the above is all plain to see, even if you’ve only ever clapped eyes on her on a postcard from a gloating relative! 1,570 more words

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FLASHBACK; 1935 SOUTHAMPTON DEATH ROW; MAURETANIA AND OLYMPIC

The maritime community in 1935 was awash with interest in the future. After a long, stagnant period of inactivity, work on the brand new Queen Mary… 491 more words

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Friday Flying: Goin' Solo

By Daniela Harrison

Solo travelers have always been around, but their numbers are booming. And why not? Solo travel is empowering and enlightening. If you keep an open mind, you can make new friends around the world and discover hidden secrets in places you might have been to before but never really appreciated. 846 more words

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THE LUSITANIA; THE FIRST REAL ACT OF MARITIME 'TERRORISM'?

When Walther Schweiger slammed his last remaining, famously unreliable torpedo into the glistening black flank of RMS Lusitania on the afternoon of May 7th, 1915, he could never have foreseen what would follow. 861 more words

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Norwegian Cruise Line offers weddings at sea

Photo not taken on a NCL Ship.

Norwegian Cruise Line this month will offer legal weddings at sea (see below what’s included) for the first time, on the Norwegian Breakaway and Norwegian Getaway and on the Norwegian Escape when the ship launches this fall. 280 more words

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