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Stew for dinner, cramped bunks...Titanic II plans to turn third class into an 'adventure holiday'
UK Daily Mail ^ | January 13, 2014 | Staff

Posted on 01/13/2014 5:18:33 AM PST by C19fan

It was branded the unsinkable ship that had every luxury imaginable available to its wealthy passengers. But the billionaire who is rebuilding the Titanic today chose not to boast of the lavish facilities for the privileged few who will travel first class. Instead, Clive Palmer said that he was considering marketing third class tickets as an adventure holiday - complete with limited menus, cramped bunks and delousing on arrival in New York.

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TOPICS: History; Travel
KEYWORDS: titanic
At the time Titanic offered the nicest Third Class, aka Steerage, accomdations. Before Third Class was just some open dorm area with inadequate food and toilet facilities. Passengers were treated more like cattle. Interesting if modern people would put up with the cramped quarters.
1 posted on 01/13/2014 5:18:33 AM PST by C19fan
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delousing on arrival in New York

LOL

2 posted on 01/13/2014 5:21:28 AM PST by iowamark (I must study politics and war that my sons may have liberty to study mathematics and philosophy)
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What could go wrong?
3 posted on 01/13/2014 5:40:26 AM PST by E. Pluribus Unum (Who knew that one day professional wrestling would be less fake than professional journalism?)
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Considering what they are will to put up with to fly it would more than likely seem like 1st class!


4 posted on 01/13/2014 6:31:33 AM PST by Kartographer ("We mutually pledge to each other our lives, our fortunes and our sacred honor.")
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gonna be a disaster. conditions and expectations have come a long way since this day. besides, who wsnts to spend all that money on a ship who’s only claim to fame is that it sunk?


5 posted on 01/13/2014 7:01:57 AM PST by camle (keep an open mind and someone will fill it full of something for you)
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But will it be ...unsinkable?


6 posted on 01/13/2014 7:48:41 AM PST by Sans-Culotte ( Pray for Obama- Psalm 109:8)
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Tim and Tickle will be stocking the third class bar. :-)


7 posted on 01/13/2014 9:21:47 AM PST by Georgia Girl 2 (The only purpose of a pistol is to fight your way back to the rifle you should never have dropped.)
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