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Murray: What it really means to put women & children first

Boston Herald 22 Mar 2023
Women and children first!” It’s what ushers would holler when the theater caught fire; and it’s what the bos’n bellowed between piercing cries of his whistle when the ocean liner hit an iceberg and they were moving passengers to the lifeboats ... And so it was for Ramona. She was a teen mother ... All in all she grew to love her work helping others.

Symphony of the Seas Sets Record Number of Souls on Atlantic Crossing

The Maritime Executive 21 Mar 2023
This level of passengers harkens back to the heyday of the immigrant trade when liners carried masses of souls on their way to a new life in America ... A decade later, just before World War I, the German liner Imperator (52,000 gross tons) arrived with what was reported to be a record 3,193 passengers, including over 1,100 immigrants.

Can YOU identify the treasure from the trash? Bargain Hunt star challenges fans to spot ...

The Daily Mail 18 Mar 2023
Can you spot the piece? ... The mug's pattern number R4332 was made for first-class passengers who set sail on the ill-fated liner Titanic ... 'The cup! In cobalt blue and gilt, was made by ‘liner china’ firm Spode for Stonier & Co in Liverpool. Its pattern number R4332 was made for first-class passengers who set sail on the ill-fated liner Titanic ... .

Cruise tours sail smooth waters

China Daily 17 Mar 2023
"Promoting the in-depth integration of transportation and tourism and enriching the products of the Xisha passenger liners can better serve the construction of the Hainan Free Trade Port," said Wang Xianjin, vice-president and chief engineer of the China Academy of Transportation Sciences, which is affiliated with the Ministry of Transport.

Great visa-free travel destinations for South Africans

Eye Witness News 15 Mar 2023
Enjoy the freedom to explore and discover new places without breaking the bank ... A big favourite of South African holidaymakers has over the years been the Indian Ocean island paradise of Mauritius ... Further afield, an amazing island-hopping experience awaits anyone boarding any of the huge passenger liners cruising the Caribbean ... .

SS Normandie: The French Ocean Liner Lost to a Suspicious Fire During World War II

War History Online 14 Mar 2023
The SS Normandie was one of the grandest ocean liners to see service during the 1930s ... Unknown Author / Ocean Liners Magazine / Wikimedia Commons CC BY 2.0) ... Millions of dollars were allocated to her construction, with the aim being to make her the most luxurious and modern ocean liner in the world ... Service as an ocean liner.

Whakaari/White Island tragedy: Booking agent fails to have WorkSafe charge dropped

NewstalkZB 14 Mar 2023
In this situation, Judge Thomas said World Caribbean Cruise Liners sold the tours to passengers, ID Tours liased between the cruise liners and Tauranga Tourism Services Ltd - which was the local agent for the tour provider White Island Tours Ltd.

Kefalonia claims the title of best Greek island in Which? Travel survey

The Observer 12 Mar 2023
Kefalonia, the largest of the Ionian islands, with its emerald-coloured mountains, secluded coves and underground lakes, has been crowned the best Greek island by Which? ... Jo Rhodes, deputy editor of Which? Travel, said ... Hidden Greece ... “The volume of cruise liner passengers is extreme, and makes Mykonos almost impossible to get around,” one said ... .

See inside the luxury cruise ship going on a 3-year voyage around the world

NJ 11 Mar 2023
The cruise liner, the MV Gemini, will begin its voyage in Istanbul on Nov ... It also will pick up passengers in Miami and Barcelona ... Over the three-year voyage, passengers on the vessel will reach 375 ports in 135 countries, traveling more than 130,000 miles to reach them.

Titanic cup found in Staffordshire kitchen could sell for �2000

Metro UK 09 Mar 2023
A cup produced for first class passengers on the Titanic was discovered on a cluttered kitchen shelf ... These cups were made for first-class passengers who set sail on the ill-fated liner,’ said Hanson ... A cup produced for first class passengers on the Titanic was discovered on a cluttered kitchen shelf (Picture.

CDC adds almost 100 to count of people who ill aboard Ruby Princess

The Galveston Daily News 08 Mar 2023
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Tuesday night updated the number people who fell ill on a Galveston-based passenger liner by almost 100, to 318 from 219. The passengers and crew members were reported sick from an unspecified outbreak last week aboard Princess Cruise Line’s Ruby Princess, the CDC said.

13 times solar storms caused freak events on Earth, from detonating mines to crashing financial markets

Business Insider 06 Mar 2023
This image captured by NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory on June 20, 2013 shows the bright light of a solar flare on the left side of the sun ... NASA/SDO ... Peter Schreiber/Shutterstock ... Written accounts from the sinking of the RMS Titanic, in 1912, say that an aurora was dancing in the sky above as passengers fled the giant ocean liner for lifeboats ... ....

Taiwan relaxes COVID-19 rules for cruise liners

Taipei Times 04 Mar 2023
Outbound passengers undergoing self-initiated prevention, such as those who entered Taiwan within seven days of boarding the cruise liner, still need to present a negative rapid COVID-19 test taken within 48 hours of boarding, it said.

Taiwan loosens COVID-19 control measures on international cruises

Malaysian National News Agency 04 Mar 2023
For outbound passengers undergoing a self-initiated epidemic prevention program, such as those who entered Taiwan within seven days before they board the cruise liner, they still need to present a 48-hour negative rapid COVID-19 test when boarding, it said.

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