Contemporary Cruise

Author(s): Iwein Maassen

Nautical - Pictoral

Here is the first and indispensable guide to cruising in style. Brilliantly illustrated throughout and packed with practical information, it presents cruises to suit every taste, from the all-in fun and entertainment of the latest floating resorts, to the quiet elegance of a classic tall ship. Fun, luxury, relaxation and adventure - "The Contemporary Cruise" will open your eyes to the amazing possibilities of cruising today.

Product Information


Preface; History of Cruising; Cruising Today; 1. Legendary Ships; Sea Cloud; Queen Elizabeth 2; Boutique Ships; 2. Alternative Cruises; Hurtigruten; Tall Ships; Freighter Travel; 3. Exciting Routes; Caribbean; Around the World; French Polynesia; 4. Expeditions and Nature Cruises; Antarctica; Galapagos Islands Southern Patagonia; 5. Ports of Call; Barcelona; Miami; St Petersburg; 6. River Cruises; The Nile; The Rhine; The Yangtze; 7. Practical Information; Styles of Cruising; A Day on Board Nautical and Cruise Terms; Signal Flags; The Ships; Map Who's Who on Board; Addresses.

General Fields

  • : 9780500513491
  • : Thames & Hudson Australia Pty, Limited
  • : Thames and Hudson (Australia) Pty Ltd
  • : April 2007
  • : 280mm X 215mm X 28mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 256
  • : 303 illustrations, 295 in colour
  • : Iwein Maassen
  • : Hardback
  • : English
  • : 910.202