The dining settings were also recreated - again using genuine furniture, crockery and cutlery from the Olympic - a wonderful opportunity to touch and experience what it would have been like on the Titanic.
Greetings from MS Balmoral - Somewhere in the North Atlantic April 10th 2012 Tuesday 10th April 2012
Ship's Log – MS Balmoral
Here we are – on the MS Balmoral, currently cruising towards the site of the Titanic's sinking.
Boarding on Sunday was a great day – lots of people turned up in period costume, which was great – the Ocean Terminal was decked out with displays, and a string quartet was playing music from the era. What fun! There we ... read more
We're embarking on the Holiday of a Lifetime! With our friends Don & Jocelyn Watts, we are joining the Titanic Memorial Cruise, which leaves from Southampton on Sunday the 8th of April 2012. We follow the Titanic's steps, and will be at the site of the sinking on April 15 2012 - exactly 100 years after the ship sank. We'll attend a Memorial Service at 2.20am to pay homage to those who lost their lives, and also to those who survived. We journey onto Canada, then finish the cruise in New York. After spending a couple of days in New York, we are flying back to the UK to do a drive/tour - th... full info