Mayor hails plan to force largest vessels on to less glamorous route far from Grand Canal, but some say plan is unworkable
Environmental standards for shipping are so low, cruise companies have a huge opportunity to improve their policies
Cruise firm says it planned to invite names from public long before poll for Natural Environment Research Council went viral
The giant vessel, which features a 1,400-seat theatre, a park with 12,000 plant species and a 10-storey water slide, will house 8,500 passengers and crew
Cruises are no longer the preserve of affluent pensioners. Now there’s yoga, goth bands, wildlife watching, Star Wars parties and zombies.
The Philippine island province of Palawan offers gorgeous beaches, aquamarine waters and secluded coves.
Today I caught the ferry boat from downtown Nassau to Paradise Island. If you decide to head over there, ensure you have a map as there are few maps on the island and there are restrictions where visitors can wander. On Paradise Island you will find many hotels including the Atlantis Resort, with its 2239Continue reading “Paradise Island, Nassau, Bahamas”
Nassau is the capital of The Bahamas and is found on the island of New Providence. Today, April 25th 2014 there were five large cruise ships in the harbour and the main shopping thoroughfare, Bay Street, was packed with passengers looking for bargains in the various duty free shops on this street. Once you movedContinue reading “Nassau, The Bahamas”
Falmouth is the capital of Trelawny parish to the east of Montego Bay. Trelawny is the parish where champion sprinter Usain Bolt was born. Recently Falmouth’s stock has risen because Royal Caribbean have built a brand new cruise ship facility by the town. Visitors will find a small town with some charming churches and buildingsContinue reading “Falmouth in Trelawny Parish, Jamaica”