Originally Posted by SteveHall
Arson on a ferry??
Either deliberate or to stretch the definition, accidental. I remember travelling on a European ferry a few years back. My "cabin" was below the waterline and at one point in the trip I awoke to find one of the other occupants lighting up a portable gas cooker to boil some noodles. He had a few beers on him at the time. Didn't take a genius to see where that could go....
In any case, arson is not uncommon in accommodation. Google "hotel room arson" and you'll never forget to check the location of fire exits when you travel.