If you are on my IG you probably know by now that last week I went to Venice but not to see the gondolas but to visit the famous Fincantieri Shipyard and the even more famous Nieuw Statendam before she sets sail. It was an opportunity for me to see the ship before any guests … Continue reading The Delivery
Saying goodbye has never been easy for me. Writing about it doesn't make it any easier. This post is about my goodbye to my Celebrity family after 5 beautiful and amazing years. It was not an easy decision but deep down I feel and I know it is the right move for myself and my … Continue reading Goodbye Celebrity
A few months ago I was writing about the things I miss about work when I am home. Today I am continuing the article started back then, with the top 10 things I miss about home when I am onboard working. So here it goes: #1 My Family & Friends I know that any seaman … Continue reading Top 10 things I miss about Vacation at Home
I have always said that although we work in what it's still a man's world, we should not try to act like men. We should not try to forget that we are women, we love, we cry, we get emotional but we are also fierce, strong, stubborn and we work hard! And I'm not just … Continue reading Who’s Driving?
Exhausted! That’s how I’m writing this post right now and this time is not because of work! It’s because of all the IWD events taking place today lol.. First thing first though: Happy Women’s day ladies! I hope you had a great day no matter what you’ve decided to do today and regardless if you … Continue reading Ring the Bell: Celebrating Women’s day onboard
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
This is a first. Seating on a plane and writing a blog post, or actually finishing it since it was already a work in progress. The last few days have been hectic with the packing and all the preparations but all good and on my way now. Where am I going? Back to work! What … Continue reading The Green Stripes – part II