Tangiers, a lesson in culture for a twelve year old

In.Where in the world and in Just one place in morroco I detail the cruise I went on with my mother and father in 1984 as a twelve year old. The thing that day trip showed me looking back was a completely different culture, a culture in which a base ball cap was currency, a culture which commanded …

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Nèedles and Apes 

I have visited this rock twice, first time on a cruise on the Ss Canberra in 1984, but we didn’t see much of the place as we went straight to the Airport and flew to Tangiers, Morocco. But the second was with The Air Cadets in 1988 representing my squadron, it was this time I …

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2 long days but a good holiday 

It was 1986 and I was 14 and my family and I were off for a cruise along the Rhine, Germany.  First we had to get there, an overnight stay in the Barbican hotel London a coach trip to Dover, then the ferry, (I had had an injection that was supposed to stop sea sickness …

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the decomissoned sruise liner the SS canberra

Where in the world, places i have, seen on a cruise and or want to see

My first journey abroad, was a cruise with my parents, on a cruise on the Canberra, which only 2 years earlier had been a troop ship and hospital ship during the Falklands conflict, My mother, father and I boarded her on the 1st of June 1984, and and we would be aboard her for the …

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