March 14, 2013

National Geographic Endeavour

MS National Geographic Endeavour is a small expedition ship operated by Lindblad Expeditions for cruising in remote areas, particularly the polar regions. The ship was originally a fishing trawler built in 1966 as Marburg, and converted to carry passengers in 1983. First named North Star, then Caledonian Star, she received her present name in June 2001. On March 2, 2001, the ship was struck by a 30-metre-high rogue wave while crossing the Drake Passage; the wave smashed the windows... Read more at Wikipedia

Norway (36) by SevillaSD
Norway (36), a photo by SevillaSD on Flickr.
National Geographic ENDEAVOUR by RAF-YYC
National Geographic ENDEAVOUR, a photo by RAF-YYC on Flickr.
National Geographic Endeavour by yidnaMU
National Geographic Endeavour, a photo by yidnaMU on Flickr.
natgeogroup by LandLopers.com
natgeogroup, a photo by LandLopers.com on Flickr.
Jeopardy group by LandLopers.com
Jeopardy group, a photo by LandLopers.com on Flickr.

2 comentários:

  1. I love the picture of Antarctica cruise ship. Thanks for posting.

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  2. OK thanks. But you should know that the Endeavour is exclusively sailing in the Galapagos these days. Tks, A

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