The Stella Polaris, in 1954. The Stella Polaris, in 1954.
The Stella Polaris, in 1954.
Adam Nebbs
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Travellers' Checks by Adam Nebbs

The Stella Polaris: when Hong Kong welcomed the grand cruise ship, in 1929

  • One of the world’s first purpose-built luxury cruise ships, the Stella also carried writer Evelyn Waugh around the Mediterranean
  • Plus, Niue Island in the South Pacific becomes the first country to be named an International Dark Sky Place

The Stella Polaris, in 1954. The Stella Polaris, in 1954.
The Stella Polaris, in 1954.
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