National Geographic : 1923 Jul
When Elephants are not "a-piling Teak" Passengers of last year's American Express Cruise in India. To the Five Continents and Over the Seven Seas The Most Glorious Experience of a Lifetime Cruise Around the World Under the Experienced Management of the American Express Travel Department The New Cunard S. S. FRANCONIA Specially chartered for the occasion Sails from New York, November I 5 th, 1923. Returning March 27 th. A journey of infinite delight, never-to-be for gotten. 133 fascinating days. 30,000 wonder miles. Companionship of cultivated people. Perfection of travel on land and sea assured -the result of experienced forethought. The FRANCONIA is the newest of the Cunard Fleet. Built especially for long distance cruising, and just launched, she has the most modern accommodations for pleasure and comfort. Numerous beautiful suites. Most rooms with running water, many with private baths. Immense swim ming pool, gymnasium, garden lounges, cafes, smoking and music rooms. Big clear decks for promenade and dancing-a float ing palace of luxurious recreation. Famous Cunard Cuisine. Carefully planned shore excursions from all ports of call included in initial price. Special inland trips optional. Havana, Panama Canal, San Francisco, Hilo, Honolulu, Japan (13 days--Yokohama, Kamakura, Tokyo, Kobe, Kyoto, Nikko, Inland Sea, Miyajima), Shanghai, Hongkong, Manila, Batavia, Singa pore, Rangoon, Calcutta, Colombo, Bombay, PortTewfik,Cairo,Naples,Monaco, Gibraltar - and home. Reservations should be made now. Interest in World Cruising has been so stimulated by the success of last year's American Express Cruise that an early closing of bookings is indicated. For full particulars,deck plans, itinerary and prices, mail the coupon below to AMERICAN EXPRESS Travel Department 65 Broadway, New York Please send me full information, deck plans and prices of your Cruise of the FRANCONIA Around The World. Name................................................ A ddress . . . ............ ...............................