How to use High-seas in a sentence
The substitution of steamships for sailing vessels has brought about a diminution in the number of vessels belonging to the Italian mercantile marine, whether employed in the coasting trade, the fisheries or in traffic on the high seas.
That Her Majesty's troops now on the high seas shall not be landed in any part of South Africa."
In 367 Athens and Thebes sent rival ambassadors to Persia, with the result that Athens was actually ordered to abandon her claim to Amphipolis, and to remove her navy from the high seas.
The colour of ocean water far from land is an almost pure blue, and all the variations of tint towards green are the result of local disturbances, the usual cause being turbidity of some kind, and this in the high seas is almost always due to swarms of plankton.
Although observations on marine currents were made near land or between islands even in antiquity, accurate observations on the high seas have only been possible since chronometers furnished a practicable method of determining longitude, i.e.Advertisement
The mercantile marine of the United States was almost driven off the high seas by the terror of these destructive cruisers.
In 1886 a difference about international rights on the high seas arose on the Pacific coast in connexion with the seal fisheries of Bering Sea.
The young prince of Scotland, the first James, was on his way to seek safety in France, during an interval of truce, but was captured on the high seas by English cruisers.
But his second term derives most of its historical interest from the unsuccessful efforts to convict Aaron Burr of treasonable acts in the south-west, and from the efforts made to maintain, without war, the rights of neutrals on the high seas.
Though then uninhabited there is a strong tradition, probably well founded, that the Seychelles had been from Arab times a rendezvous of the pirates and corsairs who infested the high seas between South Africa and India.Advertisement
A second draft allowed the man who had the military equipment complete, but not fully the five hides of land, to slip into the list, and also the merchant who has fared thrice over the high seas at his own expense.
From alien sightings to terrifying Skeleton Ghost Pirates, spooks and scares lurk around every corner creating high seas hilarity and swashbuckling excitement.
She is comfortable offshore and her high topsides make her dry in high seas.
He took an active share in the Oregon controversy, asserting his unalterable determination, in spite of President Polk's faltering from the declaration of his party's platform, not to " yield up one inch " of the territory to Great Britain, and advocating its occupation by a military force; indeed he consistently regarded Great Britain as the natural and foremost rival of the United States, the interests of the two nations, he thought, being always opposed, and few senators fought more vigorously the Clayton-Bulwer Treaty or Great Britain's reassertion of the right of search on the high seas.
Grotesque puppets, animated sets and shiploads of absurd humor are welded into a dark comic-book version of low-life on the high seas.Advertisement
Billy snuggled deeper in his hessian blanket and dreamed of rabbits fighting pirates on the high seas.
Or why not take to the high seas and try some offshore tope fishing in Norfolk?
If you have ever dreamed of cruising the high seas to exotic ports around the world, without paying a single dime, then now is the time to apply for Royal Caribbean employment.
Whether you are traveling alone, with your spouse or with your entire family, Christian cruises can uplift, heal, and whet your spiritual appetite on the high seas.
However, while vow exchange ceremonies on the high seas are still trendy, these days most Christian cruises cater to married couples seeking to enrich their relationships through faith-based activities.Advertisement
While employment on the high seas can be exciting and adventurous, it can also present some challenges.
If you have always dreamed of setting sail on a fun-filled high seas adventure, but didn't know where to start, Carnival Cruise Line has come up with the perfect solution--a cruise to nowhere.
The short itinerary means that you don't have to deplete your vacation time to unwind, be pampered, and enjoy life on the high seas.
Families looking to frolic with Mickey, Minnie, Donald, and Goofy on the high seas know that Disney Cruise Line can make that wish come true.
Many of the jobs are similar to the hotel industry, while others are strictly related to the high seas.Advertisement
There is no shortage of jobs for people who want to live and work on the high seas.
The popular high seas adventure allows passengers to enjoy the freedom and privacy of the open water with other sexually liberated individuals.
Swinger cruises take romance on the high seas to a whole new level.
Swinger sailings offers more discreet alternative lifestyle cruises and concentrates on providing individualized attention to passengers rather than hosting mass erotic parties on the high seas.
The Triumph Carnival cruise to nowhere is the ideal travel offering for anyone looking to escape the rigors of everyday life and relax on the high seas.Advertisement
A cruise to nowhere lets you unwind, be pampered, and enjoy life on the high seas just long enough for you to recharge your batteries and return with a fresh outlook on life.
However, with a little patience and persistence there is a good chance you can spend your holidays on the high seas without breaking the bank.
Whether you are celebrating a birthday, anniversary or you simply want to live it up with like-minded adults; a party cruise on the high seas may be just what you need to feel like a kid again.
You can't have a party without music, so why not jam to the best live entertainment around while cruising on the high seas?
Take a gay river cruise to get away from everything that's weighing you down in your daily life, meet new friends, start a new relationship, or just relax on the high seas.Advertisement
Last minute cruises to Mexico are the ideal way to fiesta on the high seas without breaking the bank.
Carnival last minute cruises are your ticket to frugal fun on the high seas.
The upscale cruise company offers passion-filled packages for couples looking to reignite the flames of love on the high seas.
After all, you don’t want to have to shell out big bucks for a new outfit on the high seas when you could have packed one from home.
Setting sail on a high seas adventure is a lifelong dream for many travelers, but with the economy on shaky ground some would-be cruisers are shying away from taking the plunge.Advertisement
This allows families, who may be experiencing economic hardships, to experience a high seas adventure without breaking the bank.
Her tips prove that with a little planning, grandparents, kids and grandchildren can enjoy an amazing adventure on the high seas without breaking the bank.
If so, you’ll love the fact that the Intrepid is molded out of a solid piece of acetate; that means no slippage or loosening when you are on the high seas.
Take on the life of a pirate with empty pockets but with a trade ship fully prepared to head out on the grueling high seas.
The sneaker also combines a lightweight midsole, hydro-grip sole traction and hydrophobic meshes for men whose passion is racing on the high seas.Advertisement
Gone are the days of cruising on the high seas in a cramped cabin all by yourself.
From extra-large family staterooms and free children's clubs to toddler swimming pools and onboard nurseries, the aforementioned cruise lines have what it takes to keep you and your children walking on water during your high seas adventure.
For college kids with a little bit more dime in the bank, spring break cruises to the Bahamas have become a favorite way to take the partying to the high seas.
Shiver me timbers, the Smiths are walking the plank for treason on the high seas in honor of Capt'n Mark Smith's 5th birthday.