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

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The Stella Polaris, in 1954.
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