It’s been greater than 100 years for the reason that RMS Titanic’s maiden (and solely) voyage, which ended tragically when the ship struck an iceberg, sinking within the icy North Atlantic and killing practically two thirds of these on board.
Again in 2012, Australian billionaire Clive Palmer introduced to the world that he was constructing a duplicate of the Titanic, and folks from around the globe expressed curiosity in crusing on the ship. After some delays as a result of monetary constraints, work on the Titanic II has now resumed, with plans for its first voyage in 2022.
As with the unique ship, the Titanic II will welcome 2,400 passengers and 900 crew members, nearly the very same variety of every on board the boat that sank in 1912. However concern not, as the brand new ship could have trendy navigation and security expertise.. and loads of lifeboats.
The Titanic II will set sail on a two-week maiden voyage from Dubai to Southampton. From there, the vessel will then observe the historic route of the unique Titanic between England and New York, earlier than occurring to host worldwide cruises. As you possibly can think about, there might be loads of individuals standing on the sting of the ship shouting “I’m king of the world!”
“The ship will observe the unique journey, carrying passengers from Southampton to New York, however she may even circumnavigate the globe, inspiring and enchanting individuals whereas attracting unequalled consideration, intrigue, and thriller in each port she visits,” the Blue Star Line’s chairman Clive Palmer stated.
No phrase but on how a lot tickets will go for, however there might be three lessons of cabins, and there’s even a bundle the place visitors can pattern all three lessons of service throughout a single voyage. Appears like a enjoyable time.. you realize, assuming you’re not superstitious.
What do you say, would you board a modern-day model of the Titanic?