Excerpt from 'Mayflower'
Take ... but we do know that the captain of one American slave ship was forced to venture all the way to Africa before he finally disposed of his cargo. And so, over a half century after the sailing of the Mayflower, a vessel from New England completed ...
What's It Like to Sail Around the World?
Take a minute ... final ship check. All’s well. And the 4-8 watch are mustered and stood down, with eight hours to snooze, chat, study, play guitar, and generally do as they please before mustering again for their evening watch. Sailing is closer to ...
How I was saved from the Titanic 1912 disaster – Survivor
He would have been better off in England. The day before we were to sail ... for how long I do not know, before he began to make ready to go to bed. And then, the crash! The sensation, to me, was as if the ship had been seized by a giant hand and shaken ...
QE2 will take the seas again: Ship set to sail from Dubai to China before conversion into luxury hotel
Today, however, it was announced in Dubai that she will take to the waves once ... and the liner will sail under the flag of Vanuatu, the Pacific island nation where she is registered. Ownership of the ship has been transferred to a new Dubai company ...
How long on adverage for customs to clear household goods container?
Just wondering if anyone has any recent experience of sending their household contents in a container from the UK and how long on ... NZ before we did, and the second one took five months!! I think it depends on the sailing dates of the ship.