Originally Posted by Getta
S/S Nieuw Amsterdam (1938-1974) was not bad either.
in the fifties, S/S Nieuw Amsterdam and S/S United States sailing from New York harbour on the same day...
The Netherlands are really a seafaring nation.
I'm still surprised that the SS United States still holds the Blue Riband after 60 years.
Originally Posted by Bilbo
Allure of the Seas
With all respect this one is I think a cruise liner (doesn't have the capacity to cross an ocean without refueling).
Correct me if I'm wrong.
Impressive ship but for me it rather looks like a building on the sea than a real ship.