This question came into my mind this afternoon while walking around Flam, Norway. What is my favorite port? This is like asking me what is my favorite color. My answer: depends on the mood or, in some cases, depends on what I'm looking for. As crew members/ officers/ sea(wo)men we get this question a lot. … Continue reading What’s your favorite port?
New York, New York! Ah where to start, with what to begin. Let's just say ever since I was a little girl I wanted to see the Statue of Liberty. I got to see it up close a few years ago but then I realized there was more to New York than Lady Liberty. I … Continue reading NYC trip and 5 things I learned from it
If you are in Reykjavik for at least one day and wondering what's there to do, renting a car and driving around the island is an experience you won't forget. I decided to do so the night before arriving to Reykjavik, went online, booked a car for next day and checked the weather to make … Continue reading So I rented a car.. in Iceland!
Hello everyone. Is been almost 2 weeks in my vacation and I am finally starting to feel myself again. Got a lot of sleep and a lot of stuff done at home. Vacation is great and the good thing about it, it gives me time to write here more often. To my surprise when I … Continue reading Greenland Days
Hello everyone, this time, from onboard a KLM Cityhopper, on my way to Bergen Norway. Yesterday was the last day of my training at CSMART in Almere, Netherlands and right now, I am getting ready to join the Rotterdam (the ship not the city) tomorrow morning from Bergen. It has been a challenging training with … Continue reading The Newbie: First Month
I’m trying to make this a tradition. Write a blog post every time I fly. It sure makes the flight more entertaining. On the other hand, for me, flying somewhere it has always been related to something ending and something starting. This time, my 3 weeks vacation cruising as a guest with my other half, … Continue reading Cruising the Baltic Sea
Here I am, having my breakfast in a corner in the guest buffet area. I shouldn't be here at this time but my omelette cravings this morning won. We are at anchor in CocoCay, Bahamas. A few tables away I can't help not hearing the conversation between an elderly couple and one of the waiters. … Continue reading A Day in CocoCay