A high-powered radiotelegraph transmitter was available for sending passenger "marconigrams" and for the ship's operational use.
Although Titanic had advanced safety features such as watertight compartments and remotely activated watertight doors, there were not enough lifeboats to accommodate all of those aboard, due to outdated maritime safety regulations.
The ocean liner carried some of the wealthiest people in the world, as well as hundreds of emigrants from Great Britain and Ireland, Scandinavia and elsewhere throughout Europe who were seeking a new life in the United States.
The first-class accommodation was designed to be the pinnacle of comfort and luxury, with an on-board gymnasium, swimming pool, libraries, high-class restaurants and opulent cabins.
Located just four blocks from world-renowned Venice Beach, these solar-powered urban retreats are ideally situated for exploring the famous bohemian-chic shopping district of Abbot Kinney Blvd.
Guests can choose from the cozy wooden warmth of Papa Hemingway Cottage or the lakeside cabin privacy of Aunt Zoe’s Place to the chic, candied baroque appeal of Le Bebe Cottage.
The go-to local matchmaker hosts regular Lock and Key parties that offer a space for matching that is as straightforward as it is creative.
Constructed with organic materials and featuring quirky furnishings, each cottage is fitted with modern conveniences such as Energy Star washers, dryers, dishwashers, flat screen televisions, a home theater system with i Pod dock, and wireless Internet.
Venice Beach has long been a hub of artistic inspiration and creativity and presents an array of things to see and do.
Take romantic walks with ocean views, request a massage in the privacy of your room, go hiking, swimming, or play golf.
End the day with a romantic dinner featuring delicious farm-to-table cuisine.