Tag: floating

War or Terror in the Gulf of Oman? Oil Tankers in flames, crew rescued and taken to Iran
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War or Terror in the Gulf of Oman? Oil Tankers in flames, crew rescued and taken to Iran

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 13, 2019

A maritime safety group warned earlier today of an unspecific threat in the Gulf Oman urging extreme caution amid US- ... Read More

Cash-strapped NASA to allow private tourism to International Space Station
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Cash-strapped NASA to allow private tourism to International Space Station

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 8, 2019

US National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has been forced to take on some extra work to pay the bills: ... Read More

World’s largest luxury cruise company spewing air pollution to the extreme
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World’s largest luxury cruise company spewing air pollution to the extreme

editor editor- June 7, 2019

The world’s largest luxury cruise operator, Carnival Corporation, emitted more pollution in the form of nearly 10 times more sulphur ... Read More

Carnival’s first LNG-powered AIDAnova cruise ship makes history in Barcelona
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Carnival’s first LNG-powered AIDAnova cruise ship makes history in Barcelona

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 27, 2019

Carnival Corporation & plc, the world's largest leisure travel company, its Germany-based AIDA Cruises brand and numerous representatives from politics, ... Read More

Ideal ocean cruise ship: Ship sizes and what they mean for your cruise
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Ideal ocean cruise ship: Ship sizes and what they mean for your cruise

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 24, 2019

Ships sizes range from megaships (over 4,000 passengers) to very small vessels and luxury yachts whose passengers number in mere ... Read More

Viking Sky cruise ship safely towed to Norwegian port, 643 passengers rescued, 20 hospitalized
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Viking Sky cruise ship safely towed to Norwegian port, 643 passengers rescued, 20 hospitalized

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 24, 2019

A luxury Viking Sun cruise ship that was left floating due to engine failure and nearly crashed into the rocks ... Read More

Quirkiest airport and hotel car parks around the world: Meet the Cheesegrater!
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Quirkiest airport and hotel car parks around the world: Meet the Cheesegrater!

editor editor- February 26, 2019

For those who appreciate architectural wonders that transform the ordinary into something rather extraordinary, the award-winning airport parking operator and ... Read More

Thomas Cook India: Japan bookings surge 35%
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Thomas Cook India: Japan bookings surge 35%

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 19, 2019

Thomas Cook (India) Ltd. has witnessed a significant surge of 35% in bookings for its Cherry Blossom tours to Japan, ... Read More

New adults-only all-inclusive resort opens in Florida Keys
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New adults-only all-inclusive resort opens in Florida Keys

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 24, 2019

All-inclusive, adults-only luxury resort, Bungalows Key Largo, opened on the Northernmost island of the Florida Keys. Opening as the first-ever ... Read More

Royal Caribbean cruise ship forced into U-turn after hundreds of passengers get sick
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Royal Caribbean cruise ship forced into U-turn after hundreds of passengers get sick

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 11, 2019

Royal Caribbean Cruise Line's Oasis of the Seas cruise ship was forced to return to homeport after Norovirus outbreak sickened ... Read More

Two Korean tourists in Northern Thailand dead after golfing accident
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Two Korean tourists in Northern Thailand dead after golfing accident

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 27, 2018

The two Korean couples arrived in Thailand on Christmas Eve for a holiday. Now the two men are dead after ... Read More

Japan Love Hotels come with mirrored ceilings, jacuzzi, and flavored rubbers
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Japan Love Hotels come with mirrored ceilings, jacuzzi, and flavored rubbers

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 16, 2018

dult only hotels, like the Hawaiian themed Moana Hotel, are becoming popular all over Japan. They are called "Love Hotels" ... Read More

In the lap of floating luxury
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In the lap of floating luxury

editor editor- February 19, 2010

It was the slowest, laziest, and most indulgent holiday break we'd ever had — and one of the best. Read More

Brazil inaugurates largest floating Christmas tree in the world
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Brazil inaugurates largest floating Christmas tree in the world

editor editor- December 7, 2009

RIO DE JANEIRO - The traditional inauguration of the largest floating Christmas tree in the world according to the Guinness ... Read More

Germany’s first floating event and conference center launches in Hamburg
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Germany’s first floating event and conference center launches in Hamburg

editor editor- June 11, 2008

“Rock the Float” was the motto at the Mercure Hotel Hamburg City recently when they launched KAI 10 “The Floating ... Read More