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PASSENGER SHIPS: Then And Now


Trace the origins of the modern cruise industry by visiting Some Notable Early Cruise Ships from Miami in the 1950's and 1960's.

The Ocean Liners and Cruise Ships of Port Everglades in the 1960's is a detailed survey of the ships that sailed from this South Florida port and their destinations, along with some great images, statistics and stories. Find itineraries and sailing schedules by month, by ship or a combination.

Take a romantic journey into the not-so-faraway past of 1966 and sail Around-The-World with P&O-Orient Lines. Get a snapshot of the company history, online interactive sailing schedules plus images and statistical facts about each ship.

See the rank and details of cruise ships over 5,000 tons by using Compare Over 250 Cruise Ships. Biggest, newest, oldest, fastest, longest, or deepest? How do they rank in number of cabins and space per passenger?

The Get Cruising Bookstore, in association with Amazon.com, features the Berlitz cruise ship guide and a hand-picked selection of other passenger ship and cruise industry titles.