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Los Angeles Times
Key West port to reopen to cruise ships; Hurricane Maria forces Caribbean itinerary changeswebsite. The cruise line also said 2018 itineraries are being considered and w
Los Angeles Times / Posted 3 hours ago
website. The cruise line also said 2018 itineraries are being considered and will be posted Oct. 5. Western Caribbean and Panama Canal cruises are unaffected. If you are scheduled to sail to the Caribbean now through October, contact your cruise... Read more
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Philly.com
Going with the flow in Nicaraguathat may be changing. President Ortega has ambitions to build an ocean-linking
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
that may be changing. President Ortega has ambitions to build an ocean-linking canal via Lago Nicaragua to compete with the Panama Canal. If that ever happens, it could forever alter the character of this lake and island. But for now, as I’d been... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
50 facts about the QE23000 troops aboard, arriving back in Southampton on June 11, 1982. 40. In Marc
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
3000 troops aboard, arriving back in Southampton on June 11, 1982. 40. In March 1975, the QE2 made its first transit of Panama Canal, making it the biggest ship ever to travel through the canal. There was less than a foot to spare as the ship... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
Biggest ship makes call on Charlestonmoves, or 5,200 TEUs, on and off the ship at the Wando Welch Terminal. The Roos
The Times and Democrat / Posted 2 days ago
moves, or 5,200 TEUs, on and off the ship at the Wando Welch Terminal. The Roosevelt is deployed on the weekly OCEAN Alliance South Atlantic Express (SAX) service connecting Charleston with Hong Kong, Yantian, Ningbo and Shanghai via the Panama Can... Read more
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Daily Mail
America First! Trump takes nationalist message to United Nationsto preserve their rights, and to defend their values.' Panamax ship, reaching
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
to preserve their rights, and to defend their values.' Panamax ship, reaching Colon to pass the Canal, Atlantic Ocean,Panama Canal, Panama, Central America, Latin America. Trump said the U.S. would no longer accept 'one-sided' trade... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Auto, container volumes continue to grow at Georgia Portsfor the holiday season, as well as larger cargo exchanges from the post-Panamax
Savannah Morning News / Posted 3 days ago
for the holiday season, as well as larger cargo exchanges from the post-Panamax vessels now transiting the expanded Panama Canal. “The growth we’re experiencing in Savannah and Brunswick demonstrates that the logistics market has chosen... Read more
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The Courier
Ocean Rail: Riding the Pacific Surfliner in Southern Californiafamous coastline without the hassle of driving. The year 1915 was a big one fo
The Courier / Posted 4 days ago
famous coastline without the hassle of driving. The year 1915 was a big one for San Diego. To celebrate the opening of the Panama Canal, California's southernmost city threw a two-year-long party: the Panama-California Exposition. To welcome... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Looking Back on September 17, 2017activities, Scripps-Howard News Service reported today. When Torrijos learned a
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
activities, Scripps-Howard News Service reported today. When Torrijos learned about the surveillance he threatened U.S. Panama Canal treaty negotiators with making it an international incident, Scripps-Howard said. 60 years ago –... Read more
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Boston Herald
For Boston, deeper waters to mean deeper pocketsships, which have deeper hulls, have only gotten larger and larger over time, a
Boston Herald / Posted 6 days ago
ships, which have deeper hulls, have only gotten larger and larger over time, and have surged since the expansion of the Panama Canal. For those ships to come to Boston, the harbor floor has to be lowered. The project will be funded by $130... Read more
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MLive.com
New 740-foot freighter to glide the Great Lakes by Novemberplying The Great Lakes later this fall left a Chinese shipyard this week, begin
MLive.com / Posted 7 days ago
plying The Great Lakes later this fall left a Chinese shipyard this week, beginning its two-month voyage to Canada via the Panama Canal. The Algoma Niagra is the first of two self-unloading bulk carriers built in the Yangzijiang Shipyard, and... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
New Algoma ship on way to Great Lakesjourney to Canada according to its owner, Algoma Central Corp. The vessel will
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 8 days ago
journey to Canada according to its owner, Algoma Central Corp. The vessel will cross the Pacific Ocean, pass through the Panama Canal and head up the Atlantic Ocean before arriving in Canada to enter service in early November, making the ship... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
New Algoma ship on way to Great Lakesjourney to Canada according to its owner, Algoma Central Corp. The vessel will
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 8 days ago
journey to Canada according to its owner, Algoma Central Corp. The vessel will cross the Pacific Ocean, pass through the Panama Canal and head up the Atlantic Ocean before arriving in Canada to enter service in early November, making the ship... Read more
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Welland Tribune
New Algoma ship on way to Great Lakesjourney to Canada according to its owner, Algoma Central Corp. The vessel will
Welland Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
journey to Canada according to its owner, Algoma Central Corp. The vessel will cross the Pacific Ocean, pass through the Panama Canal and head up the Atlantic Ocean before arriving in Canada to enter service in early November, making the ship... Read more
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Pilipino Star
The power of China’s checkbookthan from anywhere else. Panama has also become part of the story, in part beca
Pilipino Star / Posted 10 days ago
than from anywhere else. Panama has also become part of the story, in part because China’s investment in expansion of the Panama Canal has allowed Chinese mega-freighters to reach the Atlantic and eastern seaboard of the United States. Earlier... Read more
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The Manila Times
China’s FM to visit Panama under new diplomatic tieson June 12, upgrading ties previously focused only on trade. That automaticall
The Manila Times / Posted 10 days ago
on June 12, upgrading ties previously focused only on trade. That automatically ruptured diplomatic relations with Taiwan, which China regards as a renegade province. China is the second-biggest user of the Panama Canal after the United States.... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Goals for I-75 corridor plan outlinedstarted in 2015 with announcement of the new Gordie Howe International bridge c
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 11 days ago
started in 2015 with announcement of the new Gordie Howe International bridge crossing from Canada and the widening of the Panama Canal. We thought let’s be proactive and do an economic development strategy for the county to guide future... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Rice Lake man's dream voyage beginsthe boat in July last year at the Knife River Marina. The plan was to head for
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 12 days ago
the boat in July last year at the Knife River Marina. The plan was to head for the East Coast, down to Florida, through the Panama Canal and up to the Pacific Northwest. They plan not just a long cruise. They hope to spend most of the rest of their... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Sailor returns from once in a lifetime experienceand the only one of its kind in the navy, departed from CFB Esquimalt. The ship
Oak Bay News / Posted 12 days ago
and the only one of its kind in the navy, departed from CFB Esquimalt. The ship sailed down the West Coast, through the Panama Canal then met with Rendez-vous 2017, a tall ships regatta that took place throughout Quebec and Atlantic Canada,... Read more
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Goldstream News Gazette
Sailor returns from once in a lifetime experienceand the only one of its kind in the navy, departed from CFB Esquimalt. The ship
Goldstream News Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
and the only one of its kind in the navy, departed from CFB Esquimalt. The ship sailed down the West Coast, through the Panama Canal then met with Rendez-vous 2017, a tall ships regatta that took place throughout Quebec and Atlantic Canada,... Read more
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Sooke News Mirror
Sailor returns from once in a lifetime experienceand the only one of its kind in the navy, departed from CFB Esquimalt. The ship
Sooke News Mirror / Posted 13 days ago
and the only one of its kind in the navy, departed from CFB Esquimalt. The ship sailed down the West Coast, through the Panama Canal then met with Rendez-vous 2017, a tall ships regatta that took place throughout Quebec and Atlantic Canada,... Read more
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Reality TV World
Famous birthdays for Sept. 7: Leslie Jones, Gloria Gaynor, Evan Rachel Wood, Shannon Elizabeth, Leslie Jones, Michael Emerson, Dean-Charles Chapman1977, U.S. President Jimmy Carter and Panamanian leader Omar Torrijos signed a
Reality TV World / Posted 13 days ago
1977, U.S. President Jimmy Carter and Panamanian leader Omar Torrijos signed a treaty agreeing to transfer control of the Panama Canal from the United States to Panama at the end of the 20th century. In 1986, Desmond Tutu was installed as the... Read more
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The News & Observer
He was the man behind the curtain in NC politicsfailing presidential campaign. Working with the Helms organization, Finkelstein
The News & Observer / Posted 13 days ago
failing presidential campaign. Working with the Helms organization, Finkelstein used national defense and opposition to the Panama Canal Treaty to help Reagan defeat President Gerald Ford in the state. Although Reagan did not capture the presidency... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Harvey may pinch some Gulf Coast refining, chemical projectsare years away from opening. The state lacks the specialized refining workforce
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
are years away from opening. The state lacks the specialized refining workforce and proximity to open water - and the Panama Canal - that make the Gulf Coast area still so appealing. The U.S. Gulf Coast will remain an attractive investment... Read more
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EuroNews
Harvey may pinch some Gulf Coast refining, chemical projectsare years away from opening. The state lacks the specialized refining workforce
EuroNews / Posted 14 days ago
are years away from opening. The state lacks the specialized refining workforce and proximity to open water – and the Panama Canal – that make the Gulf Coast area still so appealing. The U.S. Gulf Coast will remain an attractive investment... Read more
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Reuters
Harvey may pinch some Gulf Coast refining, chemical projectsare years away from opening. The state lacks the specialized refining workforce
Reuters / Posted 14 days ago
are years away from opening. The state lacks the specialized refining workforce and proximity to open water - and the Panama Canal - that make the Gulf Coast area still so appealing. The U.S. Gulf Coast will remain an attractive investment... Read more
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Business Wire
KCS’ Michael Upchurch to Address the Morgan Stanley 5th Annual Laguna Conferencenortheastern and central Mexico and the port cities of Lázaro Cárdenas, Tampico
Business Wire / Posted 14 days ago
northeastern and central Mexico and the port cities of Lázaro Cárdenas, Tampico and Veracruz, and a 50 percent interest in Panama Canal Railway Company, providing ocean-to-ocean freight and passenger service along the Panama Canal. KCS’ North... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
2 new Fleming School teachers are familiar facesMexico, nine Canadian Provinces and one Canadian Territory, six Central America
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
Mexico, nine Canadian Provinces and one Canadian Territory, six Central American countries including cruising through the Panama Canal (and the final year under U.S. control), five Caribbean Islands, nine European countries and New Zealand's North... Read more
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NJ.com
See largest container ship on East Coast pass under Bayonne Bridge for 1st timeunits (TEU). Owned by French shipping group CMA CGM, the ship made its way to N
NJ.com / Posted 15 days ago
units (TEU). Owned by French shipping group CMA CGM, the ship made its way to New Jersey after navigating the new Panama Canal locks and becoming the largest capacity ship to do so. The ship's arrival signals a new era for the shipping... Read more
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Market Watch
It’s time to get rid of the debt ceilingentirely. (Prior to World War I, Congress would authorize borrowing for specifi
Market Watch / Posted 15 days ago
entirely. (Prior to World War I, Congress would authorize borrowing for specific purposes, such as the construction of the Panama Canal.) The debt limit is symbolic, to be sure, but it does not appear to have inspired fiscal discipline. By some... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Sept. 7, 2017comedy "The Flying Nun," starring Sally Field as a novice nun who finds that sh
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
comedy "The Flying Nun," starring Sally Field as a novice nun who finds that she can fly, debuted on ABC. In 1977, the Panama Canal treaties, calling for the U.S. to eventually turn over control of the waterway to Panama, were signed in... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
THIS DATE IN HISTORY, Sept. 7: ESPN debuts in 1979comedy "The Flying Nun," starring Sally Field as a novice nun who finds that sh
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
comedy "The Flying Nun," starring Sally Field as a novice nun who finds that she can fly, debuted on ABC. In 1977, the Panama Canal treaties, calling for the U.S. to eventually turn over control of the waterway to Panama, were signed in... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
THIS DATE IN HISTORY, Sept. 7: ESPN debuts in 1979comedy "The Flying Nun," starring Sally Field as a novice nun who finds that sh
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 15 days ago
comedy "The Flying Nun," starring Sally Field as a novice nun who finds that she can fly, debuted on ABC. In 1977, the Panama Canal treaties, calling for the U.S. to eventually turn over control of the waterway to Panama, were signed in... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
September 7on Jan. 7, 1980. [ + - ] 1977: The Torrijos-Carter Treaties between Panama a
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 15 days ago
on Jan. 7, 1980. [ + - ] 1977: The Torrijos-Carter Treaties between Panama and the United States on the status of the Panama Canal are signed. The United States agreed to transfer control of the canal to Panama at the end of the 20th century.... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
September 7on Jan. 7, 1980. [ + - ] 1977: The Torrijos-Carter Treaties between Panama a
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 15 days ago
on Jan. 7, 1980. [ + - ] 1977: The Torrijos-Carter Treaties between Panama and the United States on the status of the Panama Canal are signed. The United States agreed to transfer control of the canal to Panama at the end of the 20th century.... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
SEPTEMBER 7comedy �The Flying Nun,� starring Sally Field as a novice nun who finds that sh
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
comedy �The Flying Nun,� starring Sally Field as a novice nun who finds that she can fly, debuted on ABC. In 1977, the Panama Canal treaties, calling for the U.S. to eventually turn over control of the waterway to Panama, were signed in... Read more
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Boston Globe
This day in historyelection campaign, featuring a girl plucking flower petals followed by a nuclea
Boston Globe / Posted 15 days ago
election campaign, featuring a girl plucking flower petals followed by a nuclear explosion, aired on NBC-TV. In 1977, the Panama Canal treaties, calling for the United States to eventually turn over control of the waterway to Panama, were signed... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Today in Historycomedy "The Flying Nun," starring Sally Field as a novice nun who finds that sh
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 days ago
comedy "The Flying Nun," starring Sally Field as a novice nun who finds that she can fly, debuted on ABC. In 1977, the Panama Canal treaties, calling for the U.S. to eventually turn over control of the waterway to Panama, were signed in... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
LA ports monitor hurricanes' impacts on maritime industry, neighboring portsPort of New Orleans leads the country in importing natural rubber. "We have a
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 15 days ago
Port of New Orleans leads the country in importing natural rubber. "We have a lot of base materials that come through the Panama Canal, natural rubber, steel, forest products, those come through the Panama Canal, those would be the commodities... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
LA ports monitor hurricanes' impacts on maritime industry, neighboring portsPort of New Orleans leads the country in importing natural rubber. "We have a
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 15 days ago
Port of New Orleans leads the country in importing natural rubber. "We have a lot of base materials that come through the Panama Canal, natural rubber, steel, forest products, those come through the Panama Canal, those would be the commodities... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
September 7on Jan. 7, 1980. [ + - ] 1977: The Torrijos-Carter Treaties between Panama a
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 15 days ago
on Jan. 7, 1980. [ + - ] 1977: The Torrijos-Carter Treaties between Panama and the United States on the status of the Panama Canal are signed. The United States agreed to transfer control of the canal to Panama at the end of the 20th century.... Read more
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Philly.com
Philadelphia port sees continued growth in importsshipping line Marfret to bring refrigerated goods, such as fruit and meat from
Philly.com / Posted 16 days ago
shipping line Marfret to bring refrigerated goods, such as fruit and meat from Australia, to Peru and then through the Panama Canal to Philadelphia. The weekly service will begin in October to Packer Avenue Marine Terminal in South... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
La Crosse company supplies products to help clean water in Panama CanalLa Crosse company INOV8 will ship two evaporators to the Panama Canal this week
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 16 days ago
La Crosse company INOV8 will ship two evaporators to the Panama Canal this week in an effort to help the canal authority keep the water clean and cut down on waste disposal costs. Since 1990, INOV8 has produced environmentally friendly heading... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Warming Arctic spurs battles for natural resources, shipping routescut the distance from East Asia to Western Europe by more than 6,200 miles, com
Finance and Commerce / Posted 17 days ago
cut the distance from East Asia to Western Europe by more than 6,200 miles, compared with the traditional route through the Panama Canal, offering huge fuel savings. The battle for the Arctic is being fought by geologists and legions of... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
The Kra Canal: New Gateway to Maritime Silk Roadprofessionals from different disciplinary backgrounds involving various special
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 17 days ago
professionals from different disciplinary backgrounds involving various specializations in commercial canals, including Panama Canal, Suez Canal and Kiel Canal, in order to brainstorm the feasibility of a new Thai canal from academic and... Read more
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Island Packet
Bluffton man helps Harvey victims one bowl of cheesy mac at a timeThe Theodore Roosevelt, the largest container ship to ever pass through the Pan
Island Packet / Posted 17 days ago
The Theodore Roosevelt, the largest container ship to ever pass through the Panama Canal, docked at the Port of Savannah's Garden City Terminal on Friday. The ship is 1,200 feet long, which is as long as four football fields laid end to end. You... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Who controls the Northwest Passage? It's up for debate.passage as a lucrative potential shortcut for routes from Europe to Asia. It wo
KERA North Texas / Posted 17 days ago
passage as a lucrative potential shortcut for routes from Europe to Asia. It would shave 5,500 miles off a route using the Panama Canal. “It really changes the whole dynamic of shipping,” said Jared Vineyard, with the freight company Universal... Read more
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New Kerala
Cunard Announces Voyages for Main Programme 2019 - newkerala news #269067fleet's first ever Northern Lights voyage, an exciting 14-night Transatlantic C
New Kerala / Posted 18 days ago
fleet's first ever Northern Lights voyage, an exciting 14-night Transatlantic Crossing calling in Iceland and Canada, a Panama Canal transit, and the fleet's first visit in over 20 years to Alaska. Travelling over 167,000 nautical miles, the... Read more
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walesonline
Monday, September 4, 2017Cardiff sailor would love to hear and often had tattooed on their forearm. He b
walesonline / Posted 18 days ago
Cardiff sailor would love to hear and often had tattooed on their forearm. He bought many treasures in Japan. Through the Panama Canal with the ship heading home on the final leg, my uncle developed appendicitis. With no doctor on board and only... Read more
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The Morning Call
Keeping the memory alive: Former workers recall Alpha Portland Cementfrom the Lehigh Valley was used in many of the skyscrapers that give New York C
The Morning Call / Posted 18 days ago
from the Lehigh Valley was used in many of the skyscrapers that give New York City its iconic skyline, landmarks like the Panama Canal and the New York City subway, according to Pany. Today, the Lehigh Valley has only five remaining plants, all... Read more
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Daily Mail
British couple relive being marooned in shark-infested Pacificin May 2016. It had been an ‘epic’ adventure as the family sailed around the C
Daily Mail / Posted 19 days ago
in May 2016. It had been an ‘epic’ adventure as the family sailed around the Caribbean then down to Panama, through the Panama Canal and explored the Galapagos Islands, before sailing on through French Polynesia and the Cook Islands. They... Read more
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