Mideast Emirates Dubai QE2

January 17, 2013 - 8:32 AM
FILE - In this Monday, July 2, 2012 file photo, the Queen Elizabeth 2 is seen at dock as Istithmar World, the Dubai state investment company that owns the ship, outlined plans Monday to turn the retired cruise liner into a 300-room hotel, ending years of speculation about its fate, in Port Rashid, Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The Dubai owners of the storied passenger liner Queen Elizabeth 2 say the ship will be moved to Asia as a floating luxury hotel. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili, File)