Sunday, December 25, 2011

Christmas Cruising in Lisbon

Lisbon cruise terminals of Santa Apolónia and Alcântara were busy places in Lisbon this past 24 December 2011: three ships and about 5.000 cruise passengers graced  the port and the city and Lisbon provided a fantastic weather and certainly plenty of good memories for those looking into Christmas onboard ships...
QUEEN ELIZABETH and OCEANA, both Carnival UK branded in Cunard and P&O colours and registered in Bermuda to honnour Lady Hamilton, and MARCO POLO, the former ALEXANDR PUSHKIN of Soviet fame were the ships calling on the final gathering of pax ships in the river Tagus this year. Two other beauties were also in port, the FUNCHAL and the PRINCESS DANAE, both undergoing refits...

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2 comments:

VMF said...

I hope they don't change the VICTORY's port of register to Hamilton, to honour the Lady as well

Vitor

BERMAXO said...

Feliz Navidad desde el Puerto de la Luz