Cap Arcona of 1927, Hamburg Süd (19.11.1927 / 30-05-1945)
Length 206 m
Cruising Speed: 20 knots
GT 27.500 t
As a dedicated Cruise enthusiast, i simply couldn't forget to mention the magnificent Cap Arcona and why? - Because both my parents Manuel de Agrela Farinha and Valéria Isabella Melich Farinha, embarqued on it, on the 21st of february
1939 in Hamburg, after marrying in Budapeste, in order to flee from the nazis.
On the way to their destination, Madeira they passed through Boulogne, Southampton and Lissabon, and here am i in this beautiful island.