Titanic cruise makes a big splash

April 2009
Travel Weekly (UK);4/24/2009, p6
Trade Publication
The article reports that sale of cabins for a cruise to mark the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic has received a global response. It states that travel agency boss Miles Morgan has enquiries from nearly 50 countries since the cruise went on sale. Morgan will charter the ship Balmoral from the company Fred Olsen Cruise Lines for the 12-night trip, which will take the same route as the Titanic from Southampton, England to New York City.


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