Picture of the Week – 26 January 2009

Panagia Soumela (ex-Lady of Mann) at Myrina, Limnos, 18 July 2007 (click for larger image)

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Moby Dreams

Moby’s vivid hull colour schemes aren’t to everyone’s taste but, in a market where the most energetic opposition is screaming at potential customers in bright yellow, it doesn’t hurt to…

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Gone but not forgotten: Gabrielle (ex-Prinsessan Désirée, 1965)

From time to time I’ll dig out some older pictures from classic ferries which are no longer with us, having been scrapped – or worse. No. 1 is an interesting…

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That was the year that was

It’s been another memorable year of ferrying – here are some high and low-lights from a year which saw the demise of Speedferries, the end of the Finnjet, Black Watch,…

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Happy New Year

Happy New Year & Welcome to 2009! With special reference to the website this blog is supposed to support, I suppose I should mention that this is the 40th year…

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The Southern Adriatic – a new Golden Age?

Michele Lulurgas’ epic 20-year trek through the ferries of the Adriatic highlights what in many ways can be seen as the sad decline of the area’s ferry operations as an…

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Genesis

Welcome to the new blog at HHV Ferry. Although there will be comment and observation on the current ferry scene, this is primarily intended as a more flexible and easily-managed…

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