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Cunard Captain Finds A Unique View From the Bulbous Bow

During this past week of the Queen Mary 2’s World Cruise, Captain Kevin Oprey took a short moment to enjoy the view from a rather interesting spot rather than the navigational bridge. [slideshow_deploy id=’16033′] According...

Silversea Announces First Female Captain

For the first time in the cruise line’s 20 year history, Silversea has promoted one of their female officers to the position of Captain. Margrith Ettlin is Silversea’s first female Captain and will be...

The Man On The Bridge: Meet Captain Emiel de Vries

Hailing from Holland, Captain Emiel de Vries began his career with Holland America Line as a 4th Officer and worked his way up to the rank of Captain. He has sailed on every class of...

Costa Concordia Tragedy – January 13th & 14th Timeline

On January 13, 2012 the tragedy of the Costa Concordia began to unfold around 8:30pm EST. As soon as I was notified of the incident, I began creating a timeline of the events on...