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Laying The ‘Stumbling Stones’ In HeilbronnLaying The

Eugine Weekly 21 Sep 2023
It was not a given that the family or other passengers would step foot in Havana. In 1939 the German liner MS St. Louis set sail from Hamburg, Germany, to Cuba with 937 passengers, almost all of them Jewish ... Great Britain, France, Belgium and the Netherlands each admitted a percentage of passengers upon the ship’s return to Europe.

Piraeus sees 85% growth in cruise passenger numbers

Ekathimerini 16 Sep 2023
Cruise passenger arrivals ... There were 478 cruise liner arrivals in January-August, compared to 419 in 2022, a 14% increase.

Guests disgruntled after booking Stewart Island cruise but getting Timaru instead

NewstalkZB 15 Sep 2023
Debbie Summers of IDNZ, who is employed by P&O and the cruise lines’ parent company Carnival Australia to provide shore excursions and logistics for passengers across New Zealand, says it was a positive decision by the liner ... “Over 2000 passengers this isn’t sustainable ... Consumer rights for disgruntled passengers.

Galveston council OKs $51M port bond on second vote

The Galveston Daily News 15 Sep 2023
The proposal allows the Port of Galveston, a utility of the city, to take on almost $51 million in debt in part for berth improvements to accommodate a massive passenger liner at Cruise Terminal 25 ... The 182,800-ton vessel is capable of carrying as many as 5,400 passengers and ...

Around 90 Aussies stranded on Ocean Explorer cruise ship in Greenland Arctic

The Daily Mail 13 Sep 2023
More than 200 passengers and crew are on board the 104.4m long Ocean Explorer liner which ran aground in Alpefjord in the Northeast Greenland National Park on Monday. Around 90 Australians are on board the Norwegian ship, cruise operator Aurora Expeditions confirmed to Daily Mail Australia ... 'It's very isolated ... .

First 5G-wired ocean liner's second sea trail completed in Shanghai

Urdu Point 12 Sep 2023
In January 2023, Adora Cruises, the Chinese cruise brand, announced the cooperation with Chinese mobile broadband provider China Telecom to build the world's first 5G-wired large-scale ocean liner. "The 5G network will provide passengers with high-speed Wi-Fi experience as good as ...

Navigating Your Way: Victory Liner’s Inner City and Express Trips Simplify Travel Choices

Manila Standard 07 Sep 2023
At the core of this pioneering effort is Victory Liner’s commitment to setting new industry standards by placing passenger convenience and satisfaction at the forefront ... As Victory Liner buses cruise through the expressways, passengers experience a journey that’s designed to be seamless, uninterrupted, and remarkably efficient.

Travel: These 9 new cruise ships are debuting on the seas this year and next

Orange County Register 06 Sep 2023
The namesake of three planned Icon-class, mainstream-category ocean liners can accommodate 7,600 passengers when maxed out, roughly 1,200 more than RCI’s previous record-holder, Wonder of the Seas and its sixth Oasis-class sibling under construction, Utopia of the Seas that is slated for a summer 2024 debut.

“Ship of Dreams” – Paul Clements on the enduring appeal of the Titanic

The Irish Times 04 Sep 2023
Popular fascination with 1912 disaster shows no sign of abating ... Photograph ... The story also reignited interest in the ill-fated liner, the largest passenger steamship of its time, which sank with the loss of more than 1500 lives after hitting an iceberg on its maiden voyage on April 15th, 1912 ... For many decades, the liner’s name was barely spoken of ... .

Huge cruise ship docks in tiny Cornish port town of Fowey

ITV 04 Sep 2023
A cruise ship weighing 60,000 tonnes has visited a tiny Cornish port town. The liner is operated by Saga Cruises and takes almost a thousand passengers and is 774ft long. It is thought to be the biggest ship ever to have docked in the town's harbour ... Fowey's town crier said ... Credit ... .

Luxury Cruise Interrupted Helps Rescue Over 200 Migrants Stranded in Mediterranean

Greek City Times 31 Aug 2023
The cruise, which had 3,950 passengers on board and ... Passengers Melvyn ....

Why is US government fighting against Titanic expedition recovering artefacts? All you need to know

Pinkvilla 30 Aug 2023
Why is US government fighting against Titanic expedition recovering artefacts? All you need to know. Key Highlight ... The Titanic, a British passenger liner that sank in 1912 after colliding with an iceberg, is one of history's most well-known maritime disasters ... Takes away the Memorial’s integrity ... Damage to the Wreckage ... ALSO READ ... Legal Complications.

Speaker series will highlight 'The Changing Chesapeake'

The Star Democrat 27 Aug 2023
ST ... The upcoming schedule features six events that will be hosted in the Van Lennep Auditorium and available virtually ... To sign up, and get more information, visit ... Thursday, Sept ... President Warfield was a luxury liner carrying passengers between Baltimore and Norfolk, Virginia, until it was called into service in World War II ... 4.

Passenger tariff hikes approved as Port of LA views expanding cruise ship business

LA Daily News 25 Aug 2023
The Los Angeles harbor commission OK’d increasing passenger tariffs for cruise liners on Thursday, Aug ... The Los Angeles Board of Harbor Commissioners on Thursday approved tariffs that would rise annually from the current $16.12 per passenger to $19.25 by July 1, 2028.

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