Dead Sea Museum

The Panorama Dead Sea Complex (PDSC) opened in 2006 with the support of the Japanese International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and later in agreement with the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities. The Panorama Dead Sea was built to create a new tourist attraction in the Dead Sea area, with an aim to provide a visual viewpoint …

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MSC Cruise Ship

MSC Cruises is a global cruise line registered in Switzerland and based in Geneva. It was founded in Naples, Italy in 1989. MSC Cruises is the world’s largest privately held cruise company, employing about 23,500 people worldwide and having offices in 45 countries as of 2017. (Wikipedia)

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Royal Caribbean: Symphony of the Seas®

Symphony of the Seas® is an Oasis-class cruise ship owned and operated by Royal Caribbean International. As of 2019 she is the largest passenger ship in the world by gross tonnage, at 228,021 GT, surpassing her sister Harmony of the Seas. (Wikipedia) Cost: US$1.35 billion (2016) Capacity: : 5,518 passengers at double occupancy; 6,680 passengers maximum; Height: 72.5 …

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Titanic

RMS Titanic was a British passenger liner that sank in the North Atlantic Ocean in 1912, after colliding with an iceberg during her maiden voyage from Southampton to New York City.

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St. Simons Lighthouse Museum

Captured by: Harlan Hambright Climb to the top of St. Simons Lighthouse, a maritime landmark on the southern tip of St. Simons Island, Georgia. Completed in 1872, the lighthouse stands 104 feet tall, and has a 129-step cast iron spiral staircase that leads to the lantern room. Soak in the 360° views of the Atlantic …

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Diving Museum

Captured by: WalkThroughOnline.co.uk If you are looking for a great family day out, why not visit the Diving Museum? We have a fascinating selection of exhibits that will entertain, inform and educate the whole family. We were voted one of the top six family-friendly museums in the UK in 2015! The museum was established in …

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Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse And Museum

The Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse is located in Jupiter, Florida, on the north side of the Jupiter Inlet. The site for the lighthouse was chosen in 1853. It is located between Cape Canaveral Light and Hillsboro Inlet Light. Wikipedia

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National Maritime Museum Cornwall

Captured by: propertyvideos The National Maritime Museum Cornwall is located in a harbourside building at Falmouth in Cornwall, England. The building was designed by architect M. J. Long., following an architectural design competition managed by RIBA Competitions. (Wikipedia) Irene – Fal River oyster boat (point cloud) by Tom Goskar on Sketchfab Library Learn More About HistoryView …

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Shelburne Museum: Steamboat Ticonderoga

The steamboat Ticonderoga is one of two remaining side-paddle-wheel passenger steamers with a vertical beam engine of the type that provided freight and passenger service on America’s bays, lakes and rivers from the early 19th to the mid-20th centuries. Commissioned by the Champlain Transportation Company, Ticonderoga was built in 1906 at the Shelburne Shipyard in Shelburne, Vermont on Lake Champlain. (Wikipedia) Captured by: 3DVermont Library …

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Polly Woodside | Tall Ship

Polly Woodside is a Belfast-built, three-masted, iron-hulled barque, preserved in Melbourne, Victoria, and forming the central feature of the South Wharf precinct. (Wikipedia) Captured by: SCANN3D Library Learn More About HistoryView VR

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USS Yorktown CV-10

USS Yorktown is one of 24 Essex-class aircraft carriers built during World War II for the United States Navy. She is named after the Battle of Yorktown of the American Revolutionary War and is the fourth U.S. Navy ship to bear the name. (Wikipedia) Captured by: South Carolina ETV Library Learn More About HistoryView VR

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Lake Arrowhead Queen Tour Boat

Nestled in the magnificent San Bernardino National Forest, surrounded by pine, cedar, and dogwood, at an altitude of 5100′, an area described as the “Alps of Southern California”, and known as “the best kept secret on the West Coast, is a stunningly beautiful, cozy and quaint mountain resort paradise called Lake Arrowhead. Our community features …

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Mackenzie-Childs Yankee Ferry

The last surviving Ellis Island ferry has been converted into an ecclectic home. Originally built in 1907, this massive boat was bought and re-designed by artists Victoria and Richard Mackenzie-Childs. The art and decor flooding the ship gives this nautical retreat an especially unique character. (Matterport) Captured by: FranklinRuttan.com & Frederik Schultz Batholin Library Learn More About …

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El Galeon Andalucia | Tall Ship

El Galeón Andalucía is a wooden reproduction of a 16th-century Spanish galleon that was part of Spain’s West Indies fleet. The Fundación Nao Victoria, the organization behind the ship, worked on the design for five years to ensure an accurate reproduction. Galleons usually had three or four masts, with the two or three forward masts being square-rigged …

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Penlee Lifeboat

RNLB ON-1265 Ivan Ellen – Severn Class The Severn has a sheerline that sweeps down for ease of survivor recovery. The Penlee Lifeboat is inherently self-righting and should it be knocked over in extreme weather, it will automatically right itself within a few seconds. Her propellers and rudders lie in partial tunnels set into the hull …

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HMS Belfast | Imperial War Museums

The HMS Belfast was originally a light cruiser vessel built for the United Kingdom’s Royal Navy. Commissioned in 1939 shortly before World War II, the HMS Belfast was used in the Royal Navy’s war efforts including a naval blockade against Germany, escort missions for the Soviet Union, and the Battle of North Cape. During World …

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Steamboat Ticonderoga

The steamboat Ticonderoga is one of two remaining side-paddle-wheel passenger steamers with a vertical beam engine of the type that provided freight and passenger service on America’s bays, lakes and rivers from the early 19th to the mid-20th centuries. Commissioned by the Champlain Transportation Company, Ticonderoga was built in 1906 at the Shelburne Shipyard in Shelburne, Vermont on Lake Champlain. (Wikipedia) Library Learn More About …

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MV Polar Prince

Captured by: ExploraTerra CCGS Sir Humphrey Gilbert was a Canadian Coast Guard light icebreaker and now a privately owned Arctic icebreaker Polar Prince. The ship entered service with the Department of Transport Marine Service in 1959 and transferred to the newly created Canadian Coast Guard in 1962, active until 1986. The icebreaker was sold to private …

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