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London Resort theme park builders ‘could live on cruise ships on River Thames’

Metro UK 03 Mar 2021
Cruise ships could accommodate as many as 2,000 construction workers if plans for a new £3.5 billion theme park in the UK are approved ... It has now been reported decommissioned ships docked on the Thames are one of three options being considered to house workers because of a lack of hotels and rental accommodation nearby.
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Cruise Controlled: Royal Caribbean Sets Voyages For Fully Vaccinated

The Tennessee Tribune 02 Mar 2021
The Miami, Florida-based global cruise line will offer a combination of three- to seven-night “escapes” setting sail from Haifa to the Greek Isles and Cyprus aboard its brand-new Quantum Ultra Class ship, Odyssey of the Seas. That new vessel can accommodate up to 4,284 passengers and 1,551 crew members.
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Fun Club Chit Chat: French River Cruise in 2022

York News-Times 02 Mar 2021
We are working with Premier World Discovery once again and the tour is open to a number of groups around the U.S.� The ship can accommodate only 144 passengers and reservations are on a first come - first served basis ... Our fabulous nine-day tour features seven nights aboard the Amadeus Diamond cruise ship.
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London Resort: Builders for theme park 'could live on cruise ships'

BBC News 01 Mar 2021
Up to 2,000 construction workers building a planned 535-acre theme park could be asked to live on cruise ships on the other side of the Thames ... "Serious consideration" was being given to the ships idea, the park said. The London Resort said a lack of hotel rooms and rental accommodation in Essex and Kent meant cruise ships were an option.
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Around-the-world cruises costing up to $500,000 are selling out 2 years in advance, as eager ...

Business Insider 01 Mar 2021
Oceania Cruises' Insignia ship ... The ships for both cruises, Viking Star and Viking Neptune, carry 930 passengers in total, and ... The Insignia ship, which accommodates a maximum of 684 passengers, travels to five continents, including Antarctica, and 61 UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
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The Shipwrecks of Monroe County

The Monroe News 01 Mar 2021
When the Fitzgerald was built in 1958 it was the largest ship on the entire Great Lakes. It remains the largest ship to ever sink on the Great Lakes ... According to the Bulkley book, the voyage took place late in the shipping year ... When open waters were reached the ship ran in to bad weather ... The ship was on its way to Toledo from Buffalo.
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Up your game at these shops in greater Philaldelphia

The Scranton Times-Tribune 28 Feb 2021
Known as Philly’s first board game bar, Thirsty Dice has moved operations online because of the pandemic — but you can still get your geeky fix from them via pickup or shipping ... There’s also limited in-store gaming that can accommodate one four-person table if you’re up to it ... In-store shopping is available, as are curbside pickup and shipping.
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Five unspoiled UK coastlines with spectacular walks

The Observer 28 Feb 2021
That is because we wiggle a lot – what mathematicians soberly call the Hausdorff dimension ... Walking up from Ynys Lochtyn , Ceredigion ... Portsoy ... In Minehead, the Old Ship Aground (doubles from £105 B&B in May) was built in 1911 to accommodate passengers from paddle steamers that used to run from Cardiff, and has excellent River Cottage-style food ... .
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The Concept of the Floating Shipyard

The Maritime Executive 27 Feb 2021
Shipyards are known as a land-based facility that ships steer to for docking and repair ... This is because F-Yard travels to the client's location or can carry the client's ship towards the cargo destination, where it can complete the required drydock or repair ... Beyond ship repair, ...
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A Yankee Notebook: The Age of Emigration

Rutland Herald 27 Feb 2021
But when, in spite of warnings about icebergs, the ship steamed flat-out at night into the outlet of Iceberg Alley, two facts became ineluctable. The ship wasn’t unsinkable as claimed, and there weren’t enough lifeboats to accommodate what in those days were still called “SOBs” — souls on board.
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UPS Boss Preaches the Power of No

Wall Street Journal 26 Feb 2021
The longtime finance chief of Home Depot Inc ... Since she became chief executive in June, UPS has become more selective about which packages it ships. The company is tearing up shipping contracts midterm ... Big retailers accustomed to UPS’s accommodating stance found themselves facing tighter shipping limits, especially during the crucial holiday season.
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Would you save the world? (Wine Reviews)

Castanet 26 Feb 2021
By Jackie Jennings-Bates ... It is a worthwhile experiment ... A refugee camp is supposedly a temporary settlement built to accommodate those fleeing whatever circumstances have driven them from their homes ... Accommodations range from tents, tarps, shipping containers to haphazard buildings that have evolved over the decades in the more established camps.
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Would you save the world? (A Focus on Saving Lives)

Castanet 26 Feb 2021
By Jackie Jennings-Bates ... It is a worthwhile experiment ... A refugee camp is supposedly a temporary settlement built to accommodate those fleeing whatever circumstances have driven them from their homes ... Accommodations range from tents, tarps, shipping containers to haphazard buildings that have evolved over the decades in the more established camps.
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