Shipboard Life

These pictures portray some of the atmosphere aboard the ocean liners that plied the seas between Europe and Africa during the 1960s and 1970s. They were not cruise liners but the sea equivalent of air travel - it was a much more relaxed and pleasant way to travel to your destination!

Las Palmas from the Bridge


Shipboard games help one pass the time.

Our shipboard friend Victor - spot him onboard on another page!

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