Queen Mary 2 Cruises ? entertainment, worthy of the royal visit

What is it like to travel onboard a ship that has set more records than some prominent sportsmen? If you want to know an answer to the question, the Queen Mary 2 Cruises are your best bet. Originating from a royal ship family, she took after her most successful relatives, the Queen Mary 1 among them, and therefore, she offers the highest standards of service and entertainment.

The Queen Mary 2 Ship is one of the most anticipated ocean liners in the world. It has proved to be the true queen of the Ocean since her glorious maiden voyage in 2004. The Queen Mary 2 history began with her inaugural year in Europe, the Americas and crossing the Atlantic. Onboard the Queen Mary 2 Cruises means spending your holiday onboard a ship that has set more records than some of the most prominent sportsmen. What kind of records, you may ask. Let us see:


•   QM2 is more than twice as long as the Washington Monument (550 ft.)
•  QM2 is 147 feet longer than the Eiffel Tower (984 ft.)
•  QM2 is more than 3 ½ times as long as Westminster Tower (Big Ben) (310 ft.)
•  QM2 is only 117 feet shorter than the Empire State Building (1248 ft.)
•  QM2 is more than three times as long as St. Paul's Cathedral (366 ft.)
•  QM2 is as long as 41 double-decker London buses (31 ½ ft. each)
•  QM2's whistle will be audible for 10 miles


The Queen Mary 2 Cruises offers you a possibility to travel almost all over the world. The only trouble is... that all the routes look so promising and inviting that it will be a hard thing to choose at once. Let us quickly go through the most popular options.
 
Among the European voyages ports the most remarkable are the following:
- Bergen - where you will see rustic wooden stave churches, dating from the Middle Ages in Fantoft and Borgund
- Oslo -  wonder at one of the greatest inventions of the past, a Viking longship, in Oslo's Gol Bygdoy Folk Museum
- Malaga - feel totally engrossed in the mystic atmosphere of Granada with a tour to the arabesque Alhambra Palace
Marseille - see Aix-en-Provence,  the birth place of one of the most remarkable movements in art, the Impressionism
 
Take the Queen Mary 2 Cruises to New England and Canada and you will visit:
- Quebec - let the nature charm and spell you, while visiting the spectacular Montmorency Falls and the shrine of St. Anne de Beaupre
- Sydney - explore the restored French fortress of Louisbourg. Its massive star-shaped battlements could not withstand the British assault in 1760
- Portland - go shopping in one of the world's most well-known shops,  L.L.Bean's original store in Freeport
 
The Queen Mary 2 Cruises to the Caribbean Islands and South America offers you the following places to visit:
- Martinique - drive through Martinique's lush jungle interior to the former capital of St. Pierre, wiped out by the cataclysmic eruption of Mt. Pelie in 1902
- Rio - feel the romance of a gondola trip, while visiting the top of Sugarloaf
- Salvador de Bahia - discover the mysteries of the ancient magic of the voodoo
- Barbados - explore pathways of an orchid garden blooming with rare cattleya, dendrobium, vanda and phalaenopsis hybrids
 
Take the Queen Mary 2 Cruises across the Atlantic Ocean in order to:
- take in a West End production in London - or a Broadway show in New York
- shop for designer duds at Bloomingdales - or British woolens and Liberty prints at Harrods
 
Whichever of the cruises you choose, whatever countries you would like to visit, you will spend the holidays of your life onboard the most comfortable ship, the Queen Mary 2.

 

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