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Southampton Shipwatch 39. Saga Pearl II

Now many years ago, when Union-Castle had gone from our waters and cruising was not even an option in South Africa, along came the Astor. Owned by Safmarine, she had been built in 1981 and had been a failure for … Continue reading

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Southampton Shipwatch 22: Europa 2

I do not know how many people realised that there were two ships in the port today that bore the name Europa and that both sail/sailed for Hapag Lloyd. The one sails as Saga Sapphire today, and the other is … Continue reading

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