Peter Knego's Sea Treks

REGAL PRINCESS Gets A Love Boat Welcome, Part Two

Continue with Peter Knego aboard Princess Cruises REGAL PRINCESS as the ship departs on her…

REGAL PRINCESS Gets A Love Boat Welcome, Part One

Join Peter Knego aboard Princess Cruises REGAL PRINCESS as the ship makes her American debut…

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 COSTA DIADEMA Naming Event Planned For Genoa

COSTA DIADEMA Naming Event Planned For Genoa

COSTA DIADEMA, the new flagship of Costa Cruises, will be christened at Genoa, Italy, Nov.…

Royal Caribbean International: Steel Cut For Third Oasis-Class

Royal Caribbean International: Steel Cut For Third Oasis-Class

Royal Caribbean International cut the first piece of steel on September 23 for its third…

Dark Clouds For BIRGER JARL — Updated

Duchess Versus PRINCESS: Up Close and Christened

Totally Random ROYAL! (Pre-Decking the ROYAL PRINCESS)

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

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

The Steamship Historical Society presented several awards at its annual conference and ShiPosium which took…

Golden Age Of Travel Calendar From Nautiques

SOPA And PIPA Protest

MaritimeMatters Exits Drydock

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…