P&O used to own Nel Gwynne's old house, gifted to her by the King. With so much press currently bouncing over recent Royal Affairs we are reminded that such dalliances are far from new. The left hand side boxes of the Drury Lane theatre are called the Kings Side, and the right hand side boxes are called the Princes...
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It might be on your bucket list - The Rio Carnival The Rio Carnival has to be one of the worlds most famous events. The Carnival in Rio de Janeiro for 2018 will begin on Friday, 9 February and ends on Wednesday, 14 February. You will find it hard to get a hotel if you want to go, but click here to...
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The Panama Canal got bigger - New Panamax, new costs! Less than half the length of the Suez Canal, the Panama Canal joins the Atlantic to the Pacific. Unlike the free flowing Suez, the Panama Canal is uses a system of locks. This is to save the huge amount of excavation work that would be required for it to be...
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Cheers! Freedom Trail & Old Town hop-on hop-off bus We might be able to save you a quarter of the ticket price ! We are about to fly west and join the Aurora (R715) in Boston. Transfer to ship days can mean we don't see much, but if you have a whole day or even better a stop over, you might like...
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Oslofjord - What is Oslofjord famous for? Yes, what is Oslofjord famous for? Ships beginning with the letter B.   It is where the Fred Olsen family come from and where the industry started. But stop, let us get this into prospective, they came from Hvitsen, which is the smallest town to have ever existed in Norway and in 1951 only...
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Solo Cruiser book series - hits the charts Three books form Violet's Story - all released. Book 1 charts. Was book 1, Her Virgin Voyage written on the Riby Princess, Ventura or Azura? 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...
Jon Fisher, the foremost Gary Barlow tribute. It is amazing just how like Gary Barlow Jon is, from his mannerisms, to looks and voice. Jon works just about everywhere but is flown between the cruise ships like a rock star and is on many of the P&O ships. I had to laugh when we were recently on board with him...
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B718 was the best Strictly Cruise ever! Dancing has always been huge on cruise ships, and Strictly Come Dancing is certainly huge. If you were there you can now show your friends what they missed, and if you were there here is the chance to see a glimpse and remember. Our main presenter Jean @DorisVisits started as a dancer and...
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La Spezia Guide, video report by Jean for Doris Visits La Spezia is situated in Northern Italy between Genoa and Pisa. It is a commercial port with a modern terminal and one that is easy to explore from. It is straightforward to get the train to Pisa or Florence. Also, Cinque Terre is a very popular place to visit from...
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Sir Richard Branson has announced Virgin Voyages Virgin are on a mission to change cruising for good. Sir Richard Branson is aiming more at the American market than the UK market with his new cruise business. Avoiding the word Cruises, or the title Virgin Cruises he has branded it Virgin Voyages. He says that he wants to transform the experience and...
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