The Arcadia spent the night in St. John's this past saturday. The ship arrived Saturaday at 0530hrs, in pouring rain and due to weather spent the night, but left again at 0503hrs today heading to Halifax. I wasn't able to get a suitable photo, only along side.
Arriving today was the ferry Sound of Islay from Lewisporte, it is in for refit. The vessel was built in 1968 in Scotland, she was purchased by the Newfoundland Government in 1981. She is 142 feet long, 280 gross tons. She can carry 20 cars and 93 passengers.
This pass weedend was a busy one for cruise ships. On Friday the Aurora was in and departed at 1730hrs, the Aidaluna, arrived Saturday morning and is leaving this morning, she was here to get out of the storm. We also had two ships cancel there visit, the Marco Polo and Silver Wind.