June 3, 2020

Interesting

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“I must go down to the seas again, to the lonely sea and the sky,
And all I ask is a tall ship and a star to steer her by;
And the wheel’s kick and the wind’s song and the white sail’s shaking,
And a grey mist on the sea’s face, and a grey dawn breaking.”
-John Masefield (1902)

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Lighthouses are magnificent buildings that intrigue with their beauty, but also the with the stubborn strength. Built to save lives and prevent accidents, these towers of the lights are resisting strong bumps and waves, while lonely standing in the middle of a throne.

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Grand Turk is an island in the Turks and Caicos Islands, a British Overseas Territory country. The name comes from a species of cactus on the island, the Turk’s Cap Cactus which has a distinctive cap, reminiscent of an Ottoman fez.

50 years back, no one would ever say that today we will witness the massive construction of ships over 1000 feet long, carrying over 5,000 passengers. This gives us an interest in how cruise ships can look in the future.

The bridge of a ship is the room or platform from which the ship can be commanded. When a ship is under way, the bridge is manned by an officer of the watch aided usually by an able seaman acting as lookout.

Every crew member, staff, and officer aboard a cruise ship come from different parts of the world where different laws and rules apply. It is the responsibility of the cruise company to draft some sort of policies which would bestow order and understanding aboard one cruise ship.

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The Titanic was the second of the three cruise ships that were supposed to dominate the oceanside traffic He was owned by White Star Line. The Titanic was the largest passenger ship in the world at that time and it was transporting 2224 people.

A cruise line is a company that operates cruise ships and markets cruises to the public. Cruise lines are distinct from passenger lines which are primarily concerned with transportation of their passengers. Cruise lines have a dual character; they are partly in the transportation business, and partly in the leisure entertainment business, a duality that carries down into the ships themselves, which have both a crew headed by the ship's captain, and a hospitality staff headed by the equivalent of a hotel manager.

This map is packed with information on the positions of ships of various purposes, all you need to enter is the name of the vessel you are interested in the search bar and the map will show you the correct location of the ship.

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Still very popular in today’s culture is the Jolly Roger, the name of which was given to any of the various flags flown to identify a ship’s crew as pirates.

Before all, safety is the most important in all cruise lines. There are nearly 260.000 crew members employed in the cruise ship industry

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