Peter Knego's Sea Treks

STAR BREEZE Inaugural, Part Two

Peter Knego visits Monaco, Portofino and Portoferraio during Windstar Cruises’ STAR BREEZE inaugural voyage from…

STAR BREEZE Inaugural, Part One

Peter Knego spends a day in Nice before attending the christening of Windstar Cruises new…

Peter Knego's Decked!

MV AKDENIZ Double Decked!, Part Two

Part Two of Peter Knego’s Double Decked! Feature aboard the still very elegant but endangered…

MV AKDENIZ Double Decked!, Part One

The 1955-built MV AKDENIZ is the last almost completely original working class liner in existence.…

Preservation BALMORAL Restoration

BALMORAL Restoration

Waverley Steam Navigation Company’s 1949 built MV BALMORAL is undergoing a dry docking at Sharpness, an…

CITY OF ADELAIDE Formally Renamed

CITY OF ADELAIDE Formally Renamed

On Friday, 18 October 2013, the world’s oldest clipper ship CITY OF ADELAIDE will be officially renamed at…

Clipper CITY OF ADELAIDE To Return To Her Namesake Port

Clipper CITY OF ADELAIDE To Return To Her Namesake Port

The world’s oldest clipper and the only surviving purpose-built sailing ship to bring migrants from…

S.S. UNITED STATES, The Turkish Years 1992 – 1996: What Might Have Been

USS OLYMPIA: Fifteen Minute Tour

Trieste’s Maritime Treasures

Current Ships

Regent Reveal: SEVEN SEAS EXPLORER and the Pacific Rim

Regent Cruises under-construction SEVEN SEAS EXPLORER with renderings of key public spaces and a new…

fathom Brand Adds New Depth To Carnival Corp. Portfolio

Carnival Corporation announced a new “social impact travel” cruise line today called fathom. The new…

And LEGEND Makes Three

VIKING STAR Trek, Prologue

AMERICAN EAGLE Christened

Site News Peter Knego Awarded By SSHSA

Peter Knego Awarded By SSHSA

I am delighted to announce that my good friend and MaritimeMatters Co-Editor, ocean liner journalist,…

Martin Cox Presented The “C. Bradford Mitchell” For MaritimeMatters

Golden Age Of Travel Calendar From Nautiques

SOPA And PIPA Protest

Past Ships
MV AKDENIZ Double Decked!, Part Two

MV AKDENIZ Double Decked!, Part Two

Part Two of Peter Knego’s Double Decked! Feature aboard the still very elegant but endangered 1955-built Turkish liner AKDENIZ, now…

HASSAYAMPA, KAWISHIWI And PONCHATOULA, On The Way To Breakers

HASSAYAMPA, KAWISHIWI And PONCHATOULA, On The Way To Breakers

HASSAYAMPA, KAWISHIWI And PONCHATOULA Historic Naval Ships To Be Scrapped By Shawn J. Dake They may not have been the…

SS FRANCE “Paquebot FRANCE, Design Embarqué”

SS FRANCE “Paquebot FRANCE, Design Embarqué”

The exhibition “Ocean Liner France, Design at sea” closed its doors in the Spring of 2014 at the Musee…

BALMORAL Restoration

BALMORAL Restoration

Waverley Steam Navigation Company’s 1949 built MV BALMORAL is undergoing a dry docking at Sharpness, an English port in…