Watch: Cruise ship secrets

Cruise ships are huge and, between bow and stern, hide a fair share of secrets.

What happens if someone dies onboard? How do you make friends with the crew? Does the crew have a secret language? Why are most doors on a ship unlocked? How can you get a poolside deck chair every time?

To answer these questions, we’ve found a quick video that exposes some of the things cruise crews don’t want you to know.

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Written by Leon Della Bosca

Leon Della Bosca has worked in publishing and media in one form or another for around 25 years. He's a voracious reader, word spinner and art, writing, design, painting, drawing, travel and photography enthusiast. You'll often find him roaming through galleries or exploring the streets of his beloved Melbourne and surrounding suburbs, sketchpad or notebook in hand, smiling.


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