The Strait of Magellan is a 350-mile shipping channel located at the southern tip of South America, connecting the Atlantic Ocean and the Pacific Ocean. Find more about this important shipping route inside the article.
Bosphorus strait is a natural strait, located in northwestern Turkey, connecting the Black Sea to the Sea of Marmara. Also known as the Strait of Istanbul, this water way links the European part of the city from its Asian part and thus remains as a very strategic waterway in the region.
Learn more about the unique tradition of ship naming and launching. Also, find out why ships are named after women and some other interesting facts.
The story of the Titanic has often been verbally recounted and poignantly depicted in the movies. Here we bring to you brief stories of few noteworthy Titanic Survivors who lived on to tell the horrifying tale.
Stories of ghosts and paranormal activities at sea interests us all. The mystery of the Flying Dutchman ship is one such story that scares even the one with the strongest heart. Know the mystery of the Ghost ship Flying Dutchman inside the article.
Scapa Flow is a natural harbor located off the coast of UK, near Scotland. It holds a unique place in maritime history due to various reasons. Read further to know about some of the most amazing Scapa Flow facts.
The Black Sea, also known as Euxine Sea, is one of the major water bodies and a famous inland sea of the world. This marginal sea of the Atlantic Ocean, located between Eastern Europe and Western Asia, has become legendary for long period of time.
The Corinth Canal is a very important navigational route in the Greek archipelago connecting the Gulf of Corinth with the Saronic Gulf. A unique narrow man-made shipping canal, the voyage through the canal is worth once experiencing. Find out more about the construction and history of this engineering marvel.
The Great Blue Hole of Belize, one of the world’s most famous diving zones, forms a perfect circle in the midst of a coral reef. The Blue Hole is a swallow hole that was caused by the collapse of a cavern formed during the glacial ages tens of thousands of years ago.