All posts tagged "Southampton"

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    Oasis of the Seas to Visit Southampton in October 2014

    The world’s largest cruise ship, Royal Caribbean International’s Oasis of the Seas, will offer cruises in Europe for the first time in autumn 2014, including its first ever call into Southampton on 15th October 2014. The first ever European season of Oasis of the Seas will go on sale on 11th April...

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    RCI Announces Nine Ships in Europe for Summer 2013

    Summer 2013 will see Royal Caribbean International deploy nine ships in Europe to offer 276 sailings to 88 ports on 58 European itineraries. By summer 2013 seven of the nine Europe-based ships will have completed a multi-million dollar re-fit and re-design. ‘Independence of the Seas’ recently visited Cobh, while ‘Azamara Journey’ visited Waterford....

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    Margaret Devaney: a Titanic Survivor

    One century ago, on Sunday 14th April 1912, the steamship RMS Titanic struck an iceberg in the Atlantic on her maiden voyage from Southampton, Cherbourg and Cobh, Co Cork. The liner was carrying 2,225 people and 1,512 were lost. In the March issue of Irish Travel Trade News, our correspondent Joe Jennings...