Absecon lighthouse is a great historical landmark

Absecon lighthouse is one of many marine related historical landmarks in Atlantic City. Monument to Christopher Columbus pays tribute to the famous explorer in the shopping district and it is a reminder of a large Italian community. Atlantic city logo also features marine life – two seahorses. There are other monuments and plaques scattered around […]

View Atlantic city powerboats race from the famous boardwalk for free

Atlantic City has a great location for boat shows and powerboats racing. Boat shows usually happen in the Gardner basin by the Golden Nugget casino. Borgata and Harrah’s casinos are close by. These three casinos in the Gardner basin are still open and are doing quite well. The casinos on the boardwalk are less successful […]

A day trip to Anadolu Kavagi on a ferry is a great way to explore Bosphorus

Istanbul, Turkey is a great city that spans two continents Europe and Asia. Istanbul is very popular with tourists from around the world because of its historic past. There are many famous landmarks in this city, some from Roman and Byzantine times, some from Ottoman period. If you already visited Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, Topkapi […]

RMS Queen Mary 2 enters Halifax harbour on 175-th Cunard Line anniversary

RMS Queen Mary 2 is a beautiful cruise liner and a flagship of Cunard Line. FPImages presents 25 ship pictures as she enters Halifax, NS, Canada harbour for 175-th Cunard Line anniversary on July 10, 2015. This cruise began on July 4 in Liverpool, UK to commemorate first regular transatlantic voyage between England and North […]

Things to do in Atlantic City, plan a trip to AC Aquarium

The Atlantic City aquarium is a great place to visit and get away from loud and crowded Atlantic City boardwalk. Plan a trip to AC aquarium, this is a pleasant spot that will make your visit to AC memorable and relaxing. FPImages presents a collection of AC aquarium area photographs that can help you plan […]

Museum ship Great Britain – proud piece of maritime history

Museum ship Great Britain represents an important period in maritime history. 1800s were exciting times in Britain industrial history. Changes were happening in manufacturing – substitution of hand labor by machines, wood for steel, horse power for steam and coal energy. It was a time of great engineers. One such personality was Isambard Kingdom Brunel […]

Tall ships display their beauty at Parade of Sail in Halifax Harbour

Large sailing tall ship under full sail is one of the most beautiful sights in the world. And when there are about 50 tall ships sailing by then it is a real treat for spectators. This is exactly what people came to enjoy on July 20, 2009 during Tall Ships Halifax Parade of Sail along […]

Bark Kruzenstern visiting Halifax Harbour during Tallships 2009

Barque Kruzenstern is one of the largest sailing ships in the world. Black hull is a feature unique to this vessel. The ship was built in 1926, Germany. Technical data:  length: 114.40 m,  beam: 14.02 m,  sails area : 3,400 sq.m. This sailing vessel visited Halifax during Tallships 2009 race. Some of the photos clearly […]

Elegant Naples Island Long Beach: Canal and Residential Area

The descriptions about the charming water canals and the scenic town come to life when one visits Naples, California. The Naples Island, Long Beach, is separated by canals opening up into the bay. The lovely ambiance, friendly people, and the intricate water canals welcome tourists from all over the world. The tall palm trees swaying […]

Long Beach California: A Popular Tourist Destination

The white sand, warm sun, and the refreshing breeze of a beach is a wonderful way to relax and unwind. A beach holiday is also a wonderful idea to spend some quality time with friends or family. Long Beach, California is renowned as a vacation spot and welcome many tourists from all over the world […]

Extreme sailing catamaran series sailing photos from the Promenade

This photo gallery showcases sailing photos of Multihull World Series 2011 – Act 7 Nice France. This nautical event draw thousands of spectators to the famous Promenade des Anglais. Extreme Catamarans had to race in light winds and perhaps this was a challenge for the teams, but for the general public watching from the beach […]

Fort Point Lighthouse park in Liverpool Nova Scotia

Liverpool is a small town in the province of Nova Scotia, Canada. It is situated in the region known locally as South Shore that has lots of picturesque lighthouses. About half way from Halifax to Yarmouth, Liverpool is a good destination for a road trip and to stop and have a break. Plan a trip […]

Tall Ships Atlantic Challenge 2009

All of the photos in this series were taken during Tall Ships Halifax 2009. It was the start of Atlantic Challenge Race last leg from Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada to Belfast, Ireland. This was also one of the best tall ships gatherings in years. This race was a joint venture between Sail Training International and Tall […]