The Great River story; sailing on the Mississippi river on a Monday morning

Sometimes one must stop and smell the roses. When I look back on the sailing experiences I had so far (crossing the Panama canal, the Suez channel, Alaska inside passages, St Lawrence river) and today I got the chance to sail on the second largest river in North America, the Mississippi river, I mean, hold … Continue reading The Great River story; sailing on the Mississippi river on a Monday morning

Happy Charter Season

Turnaround day. Waking up while it’s still dark, luggage off, guests off, crew off, garbage off, provisions on, technicians, inspections, chaos! People stressed out, other enjoying their day off, people running, stevedores, local security onboard – chaos. Wash the ship, clean the staterooms, clean the lounges, prepare prepare prepare to look brand new for our … Continue reading Happy Charter Season