Giant ship adds giant polar bear

Polar bear on cruise

What does the 'world's most advanced cruise ship need'? A giant, 9-metre high polar bear of course.

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Kiwi cruise challenge

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A slice of heaven afloat

I'm not afraid of heights, but the grotto is dark and the drop is long.