middleton - Answered a Question by Culverhouse (12 Mar 08 12:54)

This is not a upgrade it is for the cruise lines benifit not yours unless they they offer you a upgrade stay where you are ships tend to dock port side i myself prefere port side for that reaso.

- Was this comment useful or 0 of 0 found this useful
Comment | Report
Aldrich - Answered a Question by Culverhouse (12 Mar 08 14:40)

Ships do not dock 'port side'. This is just a naming convention - ships can dock either port or starboard. Port side used to be called larboard which meant the side it was loaded from, but to avoid confusion between larboard and starboard the name was changed to 'port'. Here endeth the history lesson.

- Was this comment useful or 0 of 0 found this useful
Comment | Report
middleton - Answered a Question by Culverhouse (12 Mar 08 16:55)

Aldrich of newbury i did not say that ships docked on the port side i said that they they tended to do so please pay attention on what is writte.

- Was this comment useful or 0 of 0 found this useful
Comment | Report
Stacey Williams's blog

New York New York Restaurants

By Stacey Williams

One of the things I love about going to a new city is all the new restaurants you can try! Now we weren’t super adventurous in the places but we did eat very well. Here are the places we tried out –Day One – We arrived in New York at around 4pm so we had something booked to save us looking. We had a table booked at R Lounge at Two Times Square. This restaurant is part of the Renaissance Hotel and is right on Times Square. If you fancy dinner with a view and not pay thro...

Read More

Apr 19 2017 08:28:48:000PM


Sky Dive in the Sunshine state

By Steve Fuller

Steve Fuller's blog

It’s almost time for my annual Florida fix. I do like to try and squeeze in a trip to Florida every year. If I can of course. This time I’m doing something a little more than just the parks.I’ve signed up to do a sky dive. Moment of madness, impulsive booking, whatever but I’m going through with it. Tandem dive of course with a fully qualified instructor. I’m doing this jump at the highest altitude for a Tandem jump possible which is at 18000ft.We all have things...

Read More

Apr 25 2017 06:35:07:000PM

CMV take delivery of their new Flagship

By Lee Johnson

Lee Johnson's blog

CMV you say? Cruise and Maritime Voyages to give them their full name.So last week they took delivery in Singapore of what will be their new flag ship and in fact the biggest ship in their fleet and in my opinion a game changer for them. she arrived ‘dressed’ in P&O Cruises Australia livery as Pacific Pearl at the end of her farewell voyage from Australia. She will have a quick refurb and some adaptions to the lounges ready to set sail as MV Columbus on 11 June 2017 afte...

Read More

Apr 24 2017 06:23:33:000PM