Marco Polo came from Venice, Italy and he is known for his travels in Asia and China, including the Mongolian territories and for his expedition’s journals (Travels of Marco Polo). Vasco da Gama is famous for discovering the sea route to India, Christopher Columbus is the Italian who is recognized for discovering the new land - America, whereas Magellan is associated with the first journey around the world, although, in reality, the explorer never finished his journey.
Nowadays, people can talk about shipping lines of freight and passengers transportation. People appeal to shipping companies and agents to go on sea or ocean trips. These cruises usually include some stoppages on large exotic islands, and the recent studies have shown that the marine tourism has greatly increased. Tourists adore luxurious cruise ships where they can admire the view or taste the specific maritime buffet that always includes delicacies such as seafood and different types of wine.
When it comes to shipping lines of freight transportation, things are a little different. There is a shipping legislation which every country should take into consideration. The representatives of shipping lines of freight and passengers transportation claim that shipping is one of the safest ways of transportation. According to them, only the storms are responsible for the maritime accidents that may occur.
There are countries which have some important shipping lines of freight and passengers transportation and one of them is the United Arab Emirates. In this country, for example, people also built some artificial beaches where many stars from all over the world decided to build their vacation houses. The UAE are now known worldwide thanks to the optimal conditions for jet skiing, snorkeling, scuba diving and even kite boarding.
The tourists are those who are concerned about visiting the United Arab Emirate islands and even about fishing. Therefore, they use maritime transport including boats, ships or even luxury yachts. Also, in Dubai, dozens of ships loaded with of all kinds of things depart daily to major ports around the world.