|(Venice not Douglas but we can understand the confusion.)|
Earlier in her life the mv Discovery operated as the ‘Pacific Princess’ and attained instant recognition amongst TV viewers when she and her sister, the Island Princess, both served as the set for the popular U.S. television series ‘The Love Boat’, which was broadcast by the ABC channel from 1977 until 1986. Re-runs of the popular series are still seen regularly on TV channels worldwide.
If you have ever wondered how others view the Isle of Man’s attributes, this cruise line’s brochure describes the Island: ‘Starkly beautiful hills, lush glens, rolling countryside, rugged cliffs and hidden coves, this ancient landscape shaped by man, the elements and relentless force of the Irish Sea, holds clues to a fascinating place. Castle Rushen tells the story of English nobles who ruled over Mann for centuries. Lady Isabella, the world famous Laxey Wheel, which testifies to Victorian splendour.’