Same as a lot of people out there, I was checking the stock prices for cruise companies (they do say is a good time to buy but I'm no expert). While doing some research I came across different articles written by different individuals, mostly divided in 2 categories: the pessimists and the optimists. In case … Continue reading Cruising after the pandemic
This was my first question today when I opened my eyes. I knew it is Monday but is it the 24th, 23rd of April. Shockingly, is the 27th! When did time fly by? In a few days it will be exactly a month since I got home and honestly, feels like yesterday. Funny how now … Continue reading What day is it?
Man I love a good crew tour. Who doesn't? All is organized, you get to feel like a tourist without having to deal with the actual tourists. Instead, you get to spend the day out with the other crew members and relax. Our crew tour to the Chacchoben (maya for "the place or red corn") … Continue reading Chacchoben Ruins Crew Tour
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
Let me just start by saying.. I WANT TO DO THAT AGAIN! What a great month this has been! I finally feel that I am in the right place and I hope this feeling lasts cause it doesn't happen too often. The ship is great, there is a lot of work since it is a … Continue reading The Dedication Ceremony: Behind the Scenes
Happy Holidays to All! Today I'm trying something new; writing a blog post from my phone. I figured it will help me in the future as I travel so much and on the ship I don't really use the internet on my laptop. So, in case this post looks funny, now you know why. The … Continue reading A Sailor’s Christmas