National Geographic : 1963 Mar
No other cruise experience can give you the grace and charm of the South Seas And Matson's enchanting cruise to the South Seas will give you 42 of the most rewarding, restorative days you have ever known Start with the names on the cruise chart below. Read them aloud. Their very sound starts your wan derlust working. Then picture yourself cruising in luxury, across the world's biggest ocean, to explore their fascination. The only ships which regularly cruise these colorful ports-of-call are Matson's SS Monterey and SS Mariposa. Beautiful ships. Their appointments, comfort and service are unsurpassed. The word for them: elegance. Sound expensive? Actually, you'd pay more at most luxury resorts, staying in one place, without the tonic of the open sea, or the ever-changing, fasci nating panorama of Polynesia, New Zealand, Australia. Matson ships are exclusively First Class. You enjoy more serv ice, more space, more comfort. They are completely air-condi tioned. All rooms have private bath. No matter which accommo dation you choose, you enjoy all of Matson's traditionally famous service. And Matson chefs are simply marvelous. The seas you sail are like a cushion to Matson's gyro-stabi lized ships. And blue as indigo. It warms your spirit just to bask in the sun and watch the bow waves slip by, while the Trade Winds caress you. What else do you do? Be carefree, that's all. Read, nap, meditate, and let yourself un wind. Dance, swim, play games and deck sports. For company you have charming, gracious people. And you have all those enchanting lands of Oceania to explore and savor. This is Matson'sPacific. No one knows it better than Matson, no one knows better how to make it unforgettable for you. Isn't it time you took this tonic? Pick your date from the sailings listed below. from San Francisco Los Angeles SS Monterey Mar. 17* Mar. 18* SS Mariposa Apr. 11* Apr. 12* SS Monterey May 2* May 3* SS Mariposa May 26* May 27* SS Monterey June 20 June 21 SS Mariposa July 11 July 12 SS Monterey Aug. 4 Aug. 5 Regularly every three weeks thereafter. All-year cruise fares from $1125. *25% discount on these Spring Cruises. Seeyour travel agent or write 215 MARKET ST. * SAN FRANCISCO 5, CALIF.