Articles with tag: history of cruise industry

History of cruises
We continue the story about the history of cruises in the USSR. As we've already found out in the previous parts, the Iron Curtain was not an obstacle to cruises, and cruises in the USSR existed. Moreover, several well-known German liners were transferred under the USSR flag after the Second...
History of cruises: Behind the Iron Curtain, USSR. Beginning.
When we were talking about the history of cruises last time, we tried to find out whether there were cruises behind the Iron Curtain, in the Soviet Union.The answer is clear: yes, there were! We decided not to stop on the first article and tell you full information about the "cruise...
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We tried to study the history of cruises . In total, we published 6 articles, and we will try to turn them into a small brochure or book soon. However, we believe that this story will be incomplete without describing the development of cruises in the Soviet Union territory. Well, believe us...
TOP 10 CruiseBe Articles 2017
The cruise world was discussing many interesting topics in 2017. We’ve already talked about the most exciting news of the last year (you can find them here). Today we’d like to remember the most popular stories by CruiseBe. Let’s check the list of our TOP 10 articles 2017 ! 10. History...
Cruises. Historical Digest
Recently we have released a series of articles about the history of cruises . We’ve tried to create an exciting excursion for the fans of cruises. Excursion from the first transatlantic sailings to the most up-to-date liners. We’d like to combine all the information in this article! Here’s a...
History of Cruises. Part 5. Between the War and Boeing 747
We continue talking about the history of cruises . Gradually we are getting to the roots of the origin of the modern cruise industry. Last time we talked about the sad period in the history of cruise ships: about the terrible war and its impact on the industry. It is worth saying...
History of Cruises. Part 4. Sic transit gloria mundi
We continue our virtual journey through the  history of cruises. We finished the last article on the fact that the Second World War began. The most terrible war in the history of mankind... This destructive war could not but affect the industry. We will talk about its influence in...
History of Cruises. Part 3. Deja vu
We continue our journey through the history of cruises . In the previous articles, we’ve already talked about the origin of the cruise industry , its flourishing and very fast decay caused by the First World War. Today we are going to cover the no less interesting period of time...
History of Cruises. Part 2. The Rise and Fall…
It's time to continue our series of articles about the history of cruises . In the last article, we told you about the formation of the industry. Today, let's look at the "golden age" of the transatlantic liners, the epic rise and the massive fall of the industry. We ended the last...
History of Cruises. Part 1
We talk so much about the cruises. The cruise industry is now one of the most rapidly developing travel industries. However, few people know the history of cruises . It is incredible, because the ships have been used for thousands of years, but only 200 years have passed from the beginning of...