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and the winner is ..... We start by saying there are some dodgy zip lines around, these claim 100% safety records. They are freaky, you need a good heart. 1. Batoka Gorge Zip-line. Is not a little zip line. 135m across the canyon just up from Victoria Falls. 75m above the ground. You run and jump. You accelerate to speeds of...
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The new ship was named on the Scottish Island of IONA, because the name is IONA.Over 30,000 people entered to name the ship, and the winner was revealed on the beach in IONA. The new ship, one of the first if not the first of the Excellence class of ships will enter service in May 2020 (it appears seven are on order)....
Swann Hellenic, the small British cruise line that went into bankruptcy has been acquired by G-Adventures - the founder speaks on TV about the ambition for the new boutique cruise line. SWAN HELLENIC: A very British but very niche cruise line, with only one ship – Minerva – which briefly sailed as the SAGA Pearl in a previous life -...
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Valetta is the largest natural harbour in Europe it also has a large tank for filming and many movies have been made there. It is the Hollywood of the Mediterranean and many film people retire there. The old 1973 Steve McQueen and Dustin Hoffman movie PAPILLON has recently been remade and shot at the water tanks of Kalkara and Mtahleb...
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Liverpool is a great place to visit. The city of music, art and partying. Jean has just visited Liverpool to show the site of the cruise terminal, the ferry, the Albert Dock and what is inside the Maritime Museum and why it should not be missed. The museum has a Slavery section, Titanic Section, Lusitania section, Customs and seizing section....
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Why not splash out? Well, you might just get addicted and want to book the next one, so, how to spread the money over two cruises rather than make mistakes on one... you may have your own ideas you can send us for a second film. If it is your first cruise you may think that once booked, everything is...
For many a world cruise is a dream, an ambition, it is a bucket list adventure. It is not like any other cruise, certainly nothing like a two week cruise round the Caribbean - nothing. Sure, it is expensive, and it takes a lump sum pension payout, or the nerve to spend your savings, but it does define the...
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Tallinn is one of the most beautiful cities when the sun is out, alfresco drinking and dining everywhere with much to see. Olde Hansa is a 15th century merchants house at the back of Town Hall Square which has staff in medieval dress for that authentic look. Olde Hansa is old German for old tribe. One of the three houses...
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Visiting the Trevi Fountain can be like going to a rock concert. People cram and push to get to the front, to get that great photo opportunity and when they get to the front their lens is not wide enough. It is a mess, so here is our tip, go into the clothes shop on the other side of...
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One of the many diverse forms of entertainment on a ship are the guests. You may have watched the odd television show or film, and sometimes wondered how they did something weird or wonderful? Someone like Stuart St Paul, who has been in the industry for 50 years, probably did it. His new novel is certainly no story you...
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