The QE2 is pulling into Palma this morning to give passengers a brief look around the Island. There will be no one more pleased on Majorca to see the ship than Mandy-Jo Walter - PA to the ship's captain for three years and who met her partner whilst working on board. The Queen Elizabeth 2 was built in 1969 and is one of the most famous cruise ships in circulation. Owned and run by the Cunard group, the same group responsible for the Titanic and the Mauretania, she is the pride of the fleet. She has a gross tonnage of over 70'000 tons and is over 293 metres long. The liner has had a chequered history, in 1972 she was the victim of a bomb threat whilst travelling form New York to Southampton. Luckily the threat was only a hoax and the culprit was arrested but it is proof of the high profile status of this luxury liner.


The content of comment is the opinion of users and netizens and not of

Comments contrary to laws, which are libellous, illegal or harmful to others are not permitted'); - reserves the right to remove any inappropriate comments.


Please remember that you are responsible for everything that you write and that data which are legally required can be made available to the relevant public authorities and courts; these data being name, email, IP of your computer as well as information accessible through the systems.

* Mandatory fields

Currently there are no comments.