By Michele Lulurgas - 2000


In this page you can find a lot of links very interesting for ship lovers: visit them all!






AKER FINNYARDS The site of the merged Finnish yards Aker Finnyards and Kvarner Masa. Among her “creations” we can find  Superfast III / IV”, the “HSS” vessels of Stena Line, various cruise vessels and the fantastic “Color Fantasy”, the biggest cruise-ferry in the world.


AUSTAL One of the two Australian fast ferries builders, based in Fremantle and parent of Highspeed 2 / 3 / 4 / 5.


FINCANTIERI All the Italian Yards in a site! Some names? Grand Princess, Disney Magic, Rotterdam, Knossos Palace, Nuraghes, Costa Fortuna, Seacat, Tor Selandia, Taurus, Costa Romantica, Pride of Hull…


HDW - HOWALDTSWERKE DEUTSCHE WERFT In my opinion all the websites of ship yards should be like this site: complete, very clear and rich of photos.


INCAT The other Australian fast ferry builder, based in Tasmania and holder of Trans Atlantic record crossing.


MEYER WERFT PAPENBURG The site of famous yards Jos. L. Meyer in Papenburg is very complete!


MITSUBISHI HEAVY INDUSTRIES In my opinion one of the best shipping yard in the world, a big pity anyway their small website.


NUOVI CANTIERI APUANIA I’ve nicknamed them as “Ferrari among shipbuilders”: they are the authors of GNV vessels.


SAMSUNG Yes, they are also shipbuilders… the authors of Minoan Lines ferries “Prometheus”, “Oceanus” and “Ariadne Palace”. And they have also a project for a 29-knot 2000 passengers cruise ferry…


SSW BREMERHAVEN One of the most active German yards with another fantastic website.




PORT OF BARI A good website for the southern Italy port. Ferry sailings to Bar, Corfu, Dubrovnik, Durres, Igoumenitsa and Patras.


PORT OF GENOA Probably the best port authority website, with a fantastic “ships in port” overwiewing page. Ferry sailings to Arbatax, Barcelona, Bastia, Caralis, Malta, Olbia, Palau, Porto Torres, Tangier, Tunis.


PORT OF PIRAEUS Not so complete, but fitted also with timetables of sailings. Ferry sailings to Cyclades, Crete, Dodecanese, North Aegean and Saronikos islands.


PORT OF TALLINN Another fantastic website of a port, with also a webcam. Ferry sailings to Helsinki, Marienhamn, Rostock, Stockholm, St. Petersburg.





CRUISEFERRY A very interesting site containing informations about Silja and Viking Line Ferries, plus some cruise ships. There is also a memory page dedicated to Euroway.


CRUISEMATES Do you like cruise ships? This is your site!


EFOPLISTIS The website of a Greek monthly shipping magazine, with photos and articles from their pages. Very good, if you can understand it (lucky you): is all in Greek!


EGIDIO FERRIGHI A photo album made by the Italian shiplover Egidio Ferrighi.


FAKTA OM FARTYG Probably the best shipping site on the web; you can find here almost every ship who sails the seven seas! Unfortunately is only written in Swedish.


FARJEBILDER A great number of photos and an interesting history of Viking Line.


FERRYPALACE The world of Oostend Ferries! Have a look at it!


GEORGE GIANNAKIS PHOTOGRAPHER A Greek photographer specialyzed in ferry photos


INFORMARE - FUN MAGAZINE Site in various languages with manY actual news about the ship world.


JUST FERRIES The site of German Officer Carsten Watsack. Very interesting to look at and soon available also in English!


LE MONDE MERVEILLEUX DES BATEAUX  French site with many ferries and cruiseships, mainly about French ferries.  Sorry for my French!!!


MERCHANT SHIPS A good ship gallery from the Spain by Carlos Moreno Trobat!


NAVIMANIA An Italian shiplovers website with photo-gallery and forum.


OOSTEND FERRY PAGE All the ships departing from Oostend to UK. The Historic part is well realized.


OPENSEAS Timetables of Greek Companies.


PHOTOGALLERY APOSTOLOS KAK The photogallery of friend Apostolos!


PHOTOGALLERY DOMINIK WAGNER Some photos by the Austrian friend Dominik Wagner


PHOTOGALLERY MITCHELL BRUCE The ferries of Trans Tasmania




PORTS AND SHIPS The website of a Greek friend, Leonardos Varthalidis. Very nice photos!


SHIPFRIENDS An interesting Greek forum about ferries in Greece.


SHIPS AND THE SEA BLOG  The interesting blog of Portuguese shiplover Luis Miguel Correia.


SHIPSPOTTING The largest internet-database of ship photos from all over the world!


VISUALSHIPS Many photos coming from Barcelona in the site of Carlos Poveda




ANEK LINES Anek Lines’s official site. Very interesting the part in Greek Language, less the English Version, only the essential in Italian. It’s improvable.


BLUE STAR FERRIES The site of the Attica Enterprises company which operates to Cyclades, Dodecanese and on Bari Line.


BRITTANY FERRIES Brittany Ferries’s official site.


DFDS SEAWAYS Site of the danish operator. Ships are very interesting.


GRANDI NAVI VELOCI The company which introduced the cruise-ferry concept in Italy


GRIMALDI FERRIES The highways of Mediterranean seas


HELLENIC SEAWAYS The greatest Greek shipping company.


JADROLINIJA In this site you wouldn’t find any information about the fleet: check it only if you want informations about timetables and prices or wou will be disappointed!


MINOAN LINES The site of Minoan Lines.


MOBY LINES One of the companies leader in Tirrenian Sea: Corsica, Sardinia, Elba.


P&O Official P&O site.


SILJA LINE A very various fleet: the biggest ferry in the world, the fastest traditional ferry in the world, the new fast ferries. This is how I would like Greek Ships.


SNCM The French company SNCM.


SUPERFAST FERRIES The company leader in the Adriatic. Very difficult to find Ferry photos here.


VIKING LINE The red ships of Baltic Sea.




FIORENTINA This is the link dedicated to my favourite football team. Forza Viola sempre!