The RMS St Helena casts a light over the water

Photographer Christopher Godden has kindly given consent for this site to publish his fine picture of the RMS St Helena at Cape Town, taken from the MSC Sinfonia. Christopher is a member of The Ship Society of South Africa, whose club house in the city’s harbour area has a library of several hundred books and […]

Cruise ship Sinfonia lands passengers at second attempt

Sinfonia

Passengers from the cruise ship MSC Sinfonia have been allowed ashore at Jamestown after the ship’s captain negotiated to be able to stay off the island overnight. It had been ruled that the sea was too rough for hundreds of sightseers to go ashore as planned on Sunday, 20 January 2013. Hazel Wilmot sent this […]