GARE MARITIME

Gare Maritime celebrates the golden age of travel though original articles, picture galleries and reprints of exceptional travel writing from the past.

We are always on the lookout for new and exciting articles and other material for Gare Maritime. If you would like to write for Gare Maritime please contact us.

Gare Maritime celebrates the golden age of travel though original articles, picture galleries and reprints of exceptional travel writing from the past.

We are always on the lookout for new and exciting articles and other material for Gare Maritime. If you would like to write for Gare Maritime please contact us.

Gare Maritime LEST WE FORGET: PHILADELPHIA BANKER AND WIFE - HARRY J & MARY KESER
Cliff Barry
Two victims of the Lusitania sinking...
23rd September 2014
WILLIAM MERIHEINA : AN INVENTIVE SURVIVOR Gare Maritime WILLIAM MERIHEINA : AN INVENTIVE SURVIVOR
Jim Kalafus and Michael Poirier
The story of William Meriheina, Lusitania survivor and inventor of the car radio....
29th March 2014
LEST WE FORGET :  THE LUSITANIA Gare Maritime LEST WE FORGET : THE LUSITANIA
Jim Kalafus, Michael Poirier, Cliff Barry and Peter Kelly
7th May 2013
MORRO CASTLE: INFERNO AT SEA Gare Maritime MORRO CASTLE: INFERNO AT SEA
Jim Kalafus
Jim Kalafus reviews Inferno at Sea : Stories of Death and Survival Aboard the Morro Castle...
7th August 2012
COSTA CONCORDIA EYEWITNESS ACCOUNTS Gare Maritime COSTA CONCORDIA EYEWITNESS ACCOUNTS
Michael Poirier interviews Brandon Warrick and his sister Amanda who survived the sinking of the Costa Concordia in January 2012...
26th January 2012
THE SINKING OF THE SEA DIAMOND Gare Maritime THE SINKING OF THE SEA DIAMOND
Mike Poirier
The sinking of the Costa Concordia has drawn inevitable comparisons with both Titanic and other maritime disasters. In this verbatim interview by Michael Poirier, a young survivor of the April 2007 Sea Diamond sinking, Zak Hayes, recalls the experience of evacuation at sea....
17th January 2012
NEW BOOKS CELEBRATE ITALIAN OCEAN LINERS Gare Maritime NEW BOOKS CELEBRATE ITALIAN OCEAN LINERS
Jim Kalafus
In a world increasingly glutted with coffee-table format books, filled with minimal quantities of large-sized text and awash in “rare photographs and memorabilia” that are neither rare nor well-reproduced, it was refreshing to simul...
10th December 2011
Gare Maritime TRAVELS IN MANY LANDS : 1920S TRAVEL DOCUMENTARY
Evocative 1920s documentary travelogue...
18th November 2011
MORRO CASTLE: THE FORGOTTEN VOICES Gare Maritime MORRO CASTLE: THE FORGOTTEN VOICES
Jim Kalafus
Eyewitness tales of the Morro Castle disaster...
14th June 2011
MORRO CASTLE NEWSREEL Gare Maritime MORRO CASTLE NEWSREEL
Cine film of the Morro Castle fire and aftermath...
13th June 2011