Today's picture shows a fine stern wheeler riverboat. This picture was taken in New Orleans. I have to admit that I am really sad to see Riverboat Week come to an end. I must say that the old riverboat pictures really put me in a Dixie state of mind.
Three cruise ships are making unscheduled calls in Halifax, Nova Scotia this week due to hurricane Sandy. A total of about 3,000 people aboard Navitrans’s The World, NCL’s Norwegian Dawn and Oceania’s Regatta are extending the city’s cruise ship season for a few days. 30 Oct 2012