National Geographic : 1955 Oct
Canadian Pacific presents the luxurious new EMPRESS OF BRITAIN The newest, streamlined mem ber of the White Empress fleet sails from Montreal early May 1956. Plan your voyage to Europe via the historic "Land scape Route" now! Canadian Pacific scores again! Now the world's largest travel system-with a half century of ex perience on the St. Lawrence River route-adds another symbol of ser vice to an ever-expanding Canada. The Empress of Britain, newest of the world-famous fleet of White Empresses, with its 26,000 tons of functional beauty offers you scores of luxury liner features...provides you with the comfortable spacious ness and gracious service that sea soned travelers have long identified with White Empresses. Aboard the Empress of Britain you'll find individually controlled air conditioning for every public room and stateroom. First class or tourist, you'll enjoy the cinema, dancing, libraries, shops, cocktail lounges and many other facilities offered for ocean-going recreation and relaxation. Be among the many to share the thrill of sailing the historic "Land- scape Route" down the St. Lawrence to Europe. Enjoy a third less ocean travel, one thousand sheltered miles of romantic river scenery. Book passage from Montreal aboard the new Empress of Britain today. Tourist and first class accom modations. See your local agent or Canadian Pacific in principal U.S. and Canadian cities.