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Old April 21st, 2010, 11:44 PM
jlauntz jlauntz is offline
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The " port" side of a SHIP, not boat, is the left hand side facing foward. However the ship will not always tie up to the pier with the port side next to the pier. In St. Thomas for example, the ships I have been on always tied up with the "starboard" side next to the pier.
1999 "Fantasy"
2000 "Imagination"
2002 Celebrity " Galaxy"
2004 "Glory"
2007 "Liberty"
2007" Explorer of the Seas
2009 "Valor"
2009 "Fascination"
2011 " Pride"
2014 "Adventure of the Seas"
2015 "NCL Breakaway"
2015 Celebrity "Millennium" Alaska cruise tour
2016 " NCL Pride of America" Hawaiian cruise
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