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William Kent

Captain, Star Princess

Number of Years with Princess:


Number of Countries Visited:

In excess of 100.


Frampton, Boston, Lincolnshire UK.

A little about my job:

I’m currently in command of Star Princess, cruising in South America and shortly re-positioning to the Caribbean.


What item is in your suitcase that you couldn’t travel without?

A good paperback, or two.


What’s your most treasured travel souvenir?

A pair of Gucci loafers I bought in Venice.


What’s the most memorable dish you’ve eaten during your travels?

A fabulous steak dinner in Montevideo. I haven’t tasted a steak like it since.


What’s your travel motto?

Accept each country for what it is — if it was like home then everywhere would be the same.


Where haven’t you been that’s on your travel bucket list?

Taj Mahal, Angkor Wat, Ayers Rock (Uluru), Grand Canyon, Death Valley, Kruger Game Park, foothills of the Himalayas, Moscow, Prague, Berlin and explore the hinterlands of Australia and USA. I can tell you all about the ports but I’ve seen little of what’s 50 miles from the coast.

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