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Post by Postman Prat » Sat Mar 16, 2019 1:10 pm

Do they get Baaaaagain fares? :lol:
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Post by aislabyjim » Mon Mar 18, 2019 11:44 am

Only if they are RAMmed in!

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Post by glencairn » Mon Mar 18, 2019 6:45 pm

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Post by glencairn » Sat Mar 23, 2019 11:26 am

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Post by cheshire lines » Sun Mar 24, 2019 7:20 pm

I've never been on a cruise, but have thought about trying to persuade Mrs Cheshire Lines to try a Baltic cruise some time.
However, after seeing the news of the stricken cruise ship off the Norwegian coast this morning, I don't think I stand a chance now!
Thank goodness no one seems to have been seriously injured.

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Post by Walkingthedog » Sun Mar 24, 2019 7:49 pm

The thought of being on a floating hotel with a thousand or so people doesn’t appeal at all. However, we are going on a cruise in September along the Croatian coast, only 34 passengers though.
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Post by glencairn » Sun Mar 24, 2019 8:08 pm

cheshire lines wrote:
Sun Mar 24, 2019 7:20 pm
I've never been on a cruise, but have thought about trying to persuade Mrs Cheshire Lines to try a Baltic cruise some time.
However, after seeing the news of the stricken cruise ship off the Norwegian coast this morning, I don't think I stand a chance now!
I would much prefer to be on board a cruise ship than being in a car. So much so my Good Lady has booked us on another cruise in September, leaving Southampton.
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Post by Walkingthedog » Sun Mar 24, 2019 8:24 pm

We all have different tastes thank heavens. Strange analogy, a car and a cruise ship. Guess it depends where you are going. :D
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Post by Steve M » Sun Mar 24, 2019 8:32 pm

Walkingthedog wrote:
Sun Mar 24, 2019 8:24 pm
We all have different tastes thank heavens. Strange analogy, a car and a cruise ship. Guess it depends where you are going. :D
True. Never fancied the idea of sailing in a block of flats but we did do a Nile cruise. But as that was the only way to reach the temples it was a necessary evil. Thoroughly enjoyed it by the way, although the smog in Cairo nearly killed me.
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Post by RAF96 » Wed Mar 27, 2019 1:58 pm

If forced to board a boat then a Hercule Poirot style of cruise rather than most of America lodging in a floating hotel would be my choice.

I also thought the recent Viking Lines episode was a prime example of the sea is mightier than any ship.

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