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Old March 7th, 2005, 08:48 AM
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I really miss World Explorer Cruise Line and their only ship the steam turbine powered(quiet)Universe Explorer. They ceased operations after the 2003 season when they couldn't reach a new lease agreement with the ship's owner of record. When operations ceased they were the longest operating cruise line serving Alaska and that's where I sailed her on two cruises. Her itinerary was 14 nights round trip out of Vancouver and they provided plenty of port time at each stop.Sadly I was recently notified that efforts to acquire a new ship have failed and they likely won't be returning to operations.
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Old July 26th, 2010, 03:47 PM
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I also saied on her. I had hoped they could find another ship. They did but the ship had a big problem (storm) during Sesmester at sea cruise. it was on news. I called and they were trying to get another ship. My sister in law was one of the entertainers on board

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