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The Nieuw Zeeland in Sydney Harbour 1932

Nieuw Zeeland Tarts

August 29th 1935 – The Dutch liner Nieuw Zeeland approaches the Australian coast, ending another routine voyage from Singapore.  The passengers are dining on delicacies such as Iced Asparagus with Remoulade Sauce and ‘Fantasie’ Ice Cream.  They have no idea that peaceful Pacific cruises will soon come to […]

Welcome to History Geek

This is the beginning!  After several years of mutterings, excuses and hot cups of apathy I have finally arrived in the blogosphere. I’m really excited about this and am looking forward to sharing some of my passions and interests with whomever might enjoy them. I have a passion […]