I’ve been getting nostalgic for the Queen Mary 2. Nothing beats being out in the ocean and watching the many faces of the Atlantic. During a transatlantic journey, the colors, and textures of the water, wave heights and even the wake of the ship play against an endless shifting sky. 11 more words
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My mum’s world traveller status is a recent acquisition, precipitated mainly by a desire to see her wayward son once in a while. However, this coincided with definite self-interest when she announced another visit- coincidentally whilst I was due to be on the amazing Galápagos archipelago! 3,032 more words
Before the mid–20th century, when air travel took over as the fastest mode of transporting people and our things around the globe, our ancestors primarily relied on ships for trade and transit. 823 more words
HIROSHIMA, Japan — Importing second-hand Roll-On Roll-Off (Ro-Ro) vessels from Japan seems to be a thing of the past for the Philippine maritime industry.
Just last Wednesday (Manila time), Batangas-based shipping firm Starlite Ferries Inc. 520 more words