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Old 23rd December 2012, 01:39
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Originally Posted by clareT View Post
Didn't BP waste a lot of money shippping us around the way they did! Not that I am complaining.
I should think not!!!! BP might have had many failings but looking after us in transit was generally not one of them. I stayed in some great hotels over the years. One I recall vividly was in Genoa, I think perhaps waiting for the Aviator. We waited 3 or 4 days due to bad weather and basically ate ourselves to a standstill, ordering all the most expensive steaks and seafood. By the time the ship arrived I could barely look at food I had stuffed myself so much in the past few days.
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