Saturday, October 1, 2011

PULLMANTUR cruise ship "SOVEREIGN"






Today was a very special day for me, many ships to photograph, Barcelona is one of my favourite cities, met with old friends and a new one from Holland that I just met yesterday, also a ships enthusiast, so this post is a thank you to all Barcelona friends and visitors to this blog, I have chosen the "SOVEREIGN" because she made me realise how much times have changed in terms of ship building, I remember when I first saw the SOVEREIGN OF THE SEAS" in 1989 I didn´t like it at all, today looking at her she can be considered a classic passenger ship, ships today are not build like that anymore. "SOVEREIGN" was built at Chantiers de L´Atlantique in Saint-Nazaire in 1988, she sailed for RCI until 2008 when she was transferred to PULLMANTUR CRUISES, she is 73000 GRT and has a capacity for nearly 2900 passengers, she is a common visitor to the port of Barcelona, where she embarks thousands of passengers every year, may she remain a happy ship for many years to come, photos taken today

2 comments:

  1. We are going on our first cruise on Sovereign and are trying to sort out parking. Do you know which terminal she leaves from please.

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  2. Thank you for your comment.

    It may vary but normally she docks at CRUISE TERMINAL B, Pont ADOSSAT, where she is seen above.

    Have a nice cruise
    Regards

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