23 September 2013 - 'ALLURE of THE SEAS'


'ALLURE of THE SEAS'

- World's largest cruise ship -

G'day guys,

Just check this baby out. It is the world's largest cruise ship - 'ALLURE of THE SEAS'.

The Allure of the Seas is the largest passenger ship ever constructed and the statistics are simply mind-boggling:
 
- 225,282 GRT (gross register tonnage)
- 1,187 feet (362 meters) long
- 215 feet (66 meters) wide
- 213 feet (65 meters) high from the water line
- 30 feet (9.1 meters) draft
- 22 knots cruising speed
- 16 passenger decks, 24 passenger elevators
- 4 bow thrusters with 7,500 horse power each
- 5,400 guests (double occupancy), 6,318 guests total, 2,384 crew (from appx. 80 countries)
- 2,706 staterooms
 
 



Titanic in the foreground.


















The 'boss' at the pointy end!



























Making eclairs









Bacon






Dipping sauces






The captain's deck



Lobster


























Clancy's comment: Did you see those lobsters? 

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Think about this!