Saturday, June 10, 2017

Remembering the sinking of the British ship "HILDA" in 1905

Monument at DINARD remembering the sinking of the British ship HILDA in 1905 with the loss of at least 125 people, the ship struck rocks trying to enter Saint-Malo in poor weather, photo taken this May at DINARD, wreck of the ship taken from the internet.

PADDLE-STEAMER "URI" cruising Lake Luzern




Paddle-steamer "URI" built in 1901 seen here departing VITZNAU, one of her regular calls during the Lake Luzern cruise, the ship is a wonder and the experience of cruising on her is a delight, follow this link for the official page of the ship here. Photos Vitor Francisco 27.5.2017