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In the words of Cliff, or maybe his cruise ship tribute Jimmy Jemain, 'Goodbye Sam, Hello Samantha' - or 'Goodbye Adonia, Hello Azamara Pursuit'. P&O are selling their smallest ship, the Adonia, which holds just 710 guests. The Adonia, built by Chantiers de l'Atlantique at their shipyard in St. Nazaire, France in 2001 is the sister ship to the two current...
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Built by Meyer Werft at their shipyard in Papenburg, Germany, this was the first P&O ship we went on, with Stuart guesting as an after dinner speaker. We have just travelled on it down from Boston to Bermuda, so here is an up to date 2017 look at the ship. We will be back on it on R717 from...
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SAGA SAPPHIRE - small ship, big cruise Built in 1981 The Sapphire had an extensive refit in Italy from November 2011 to March 2012, the vessel was renamed Saga Sapphire. Work included refurbishing the interior, creating new cabins (including additional balcony accommodation to her superstructure), an overhaul of the machinery, also repainting and maintenance of the hull. Now she is...
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SAGA SAPPHIRE - 2017 tour Recent film of the SAGA SAPPHIRE a small cruise ship with a great personal feel. No more than 720 guests but 415 officers and crew. It has a quirky beach club, two pools and crazy golf, and an extensive library similar to the one on the SAGA Pearl II.  Six circuits of the promenade deck...
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Saga Sapphire chased by model drone with camera ! This is an incredible film of a drone chasing the Sapphire out to sea and flying round it filming. We have two tour films of the ship, the SAGA one from a few years ago and a a recent 2017 filmed tour of the ship. This is a small ship carrying no...
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This is another tour of the SAGA Pearl 2 which gives you a feel of what the small ship feels like and has to offer. SAGA offer holidays to those over the age of 50. They have a wide area of holidays that they cover on the site, but their two ships are very in keeping with their style and...
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SAGA PEARL 2 Library We know many of you love the libraries, and these sadly are vanishing from some ships. Here on the SAGA PEARL 2 they have a great library and lounge. Take a look at this short film, it will also help you see the ship. See the new ship and the SAGA sister ship in the Cruise...
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SAGA PEARL 2 - Dining on board Cruising is a lot about food and treats, being spoilt and finding new wines and dishes. The Saga cuisine is no different. It has buffet dining, set dining and free dining so the choice is yours. You may be lucky enough to dine with the captain or offices in chart rooms. With the Verandah...
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SAGA PEARL 2 was bought in an auction! Yes SAGA cruises acquired it in an auction in August 2009, and it replaced the SAGA Rose which was then decommissioned. It is a ship that has been operating nearly 30 years and has also been called the Astoria and Quest for Adventure. Even with SAGA it has switched names back...
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AZAMARA QUEST - a great small ship The Azama Quest holds just 694 passengers so there is no chance you will feel over powered or over crowded. This is a personal cruise where you will soon get to know your fellow passengers, crew and entertainers. She has 408 crew which is almost one to one! And she travels at 18...
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