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Status Quo, the cyclone that rocked Fiji - part 2 We continue our Doris Visits special with a new film of exclusive material from Fiji (Click here to see part 1 first), where the island was rocked first by a cyclone then by rock band Status Quo. Francis Rossi talks about his future, which was being pondered back in 2012....
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Cruising Doris Visits the Britannia. In our efforts to help you SEE THE CRUISE BEFORE YOU CRUISE THE SEA, we have just travelled the Britannia. The first video, that of the ship is now live. It takes eight minutes just to show you round the ship. It is that big, but as you can see there are a lot of...
The Britannia. Where top chefs teach. The Britannia is a large ship and has more options and new ideas including the fabulous Cookery Club. Ten top celebrity chefs appeared in the first year so watch for programmes, names and dates. The venue has 12 cookery stations that can take 24 people. Master Chefs and Food Heroes - dates. P&O have a number of...
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Barcelona! Barcelona! You can hear the late great Freddie Mercury sing and that chant will go on and people will continue to visit. It is a place of great food, great wine, wonderful architecture, fountains and art. It is a place where every nation and religion mix together. The art starts at the port but as a cruise passenger you...
Godmother! "Oh no it doesn't!"  Perhaps every ship should do a panto at Christmas. Did you know every ship has a Godmother? "Oh yes it does!" The Godmother is the person who christens the ship and their picture is normally on the wall by the most established entrance to the atrium. When we started this list we thought it would be...
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Rome - Angels and Demons - the best way to see it is with the rush of a Hollywood movie ! Rome is best seen on an Angels and Demons tour, having first refreshed your memory by watching the Ron Howard film of the Dan Brown book once again before you go. Sadly Tom Hanks will not be running around...
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Solo Cruiser book series - hits the charts Three books form Violet's Story - all released. Book 1 charts. Kindle, Paperback with Audio Book soon. Listen to chapter 1 free now. Despite splitting the ability to chart by having two versions of the first book, VIRGIN VOYAGE has not only charted but stayed in the charts consistently. Violet's story highlights cruising as...
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Doris Visits the Music Composition Studio of Mark Blackledge How often do you get to see a film music composer at work up close and personal, where he works? Doris Visits the home of film music composer Mark Blackledge, who wrote the music for the web TV series Doris Shades Of Bad. As Doris now has the travel show Doris Visits...
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FIJI, you might cruise into Lautoka, if the weather is OK Quo are just about to do a Rock The Boat Cruise, which you were on it, funny how things work out. Well, we made a film with them in Fiji and have been close ever since., and before.... since the 1970's. Lautoka is the second largest city in Fiji, to...
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The Equipment we use to Film Doris Visits For photographers and film-makers, this is how we do it.... But we are selling out kit - WHY? This is a great kit, better suited to drama and we want exactly what drama does not want. We want everything in focus, no person or layer featured by being in focus and the rest...
Fred Olsen Advert - Cruise Partner - you may click here or use the links direct to their site that we have found and listed where appropriate in the articles
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WE ARE PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE OUR NEW RELATIONSHIP WITH THOMSON AND TUI CRUISES, WHICH SHOWS THAT DORIS VISITS IS NOW USED AND TRUSTED THROUGHOUT THE CRUISE INDUSTRY. PLEASE USE OUR LINKS TO GO TO THEIR SITE. ENJOY. Thomson | Cruise
P&O Advert for Canary Islands - Cruise Partner - you may click here or use the links direct to their site that we have found and listed where appropriate in the articles
Great stories about Violet Beckett, a Bridget Jones like character. Romantic and occasionally funny. CHOICE of KINDLE or PAPERBACK or AUDIOBOOK
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