Gare Maritime celebrates the golden age of travel though original articles, picture galleries and reprints of exceptional travel writing from the past.
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|Gare Maritime||LEST WE FORGET : THE LUSITANIA
Jim Kalafus, Michael Poirier, Cliff Barry and Peter Kelly
|7th May 2013|
|Gare Maritime||MORRO CASTLE: INFERNO AT SEA
Jim Kalafus reviews Inferno at Sea : Stories of Death and Survival Aboard the Morro Castle...
|7th August 2012|
|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|
|Gare Maritime||THE SINKING OF THE SEA DIAMOND
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|
|Gare Maritime||NEW BOOKS CELEBRATE ITALIAN OCEAN LINERS
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|
|Gare Maritime||MORRO CASTLE: THE FORGOTTEN VOICES
Eyewitness tales of the Morro Castle disaster...
|14th June 2011|
|Gare Maritime||MORRO CASTLE NEWSREEL
Cine film of the Morro Castle fire and aftermath...
|13th June 2011|
|Gare Maritime||RMS OLYMPIC: THE EARLY YEARS
Michael Poirier and Trevor Powell
It's easy to start the story of Olympic by talking about a limousine pulling up in front of Downshire House. However this has been over-used in many books and articles. What can one say about the career of Titanic's sister-ship...
|7th February 2011|
|Gare Maritime||LEST WE FORGET : THE COUGHLIN FAMILY
Michael Poirier and Jim Kalafus
A beautiful spring day had brought together a band of people who wanted to honor the memory of a Titanic victim, Kate Buckley. Sitting under a tent, waiting for the service to start, Shelley Dziedzic began talking to a friendly-looking...
|14th September 2010|