The hardware store. The propeller shop is at the other side of the “building” The local shipyard is building river boats. Unbelievable what they can build with their limited equipment.
Category: South America
Hello everyone! Here a few more pictures from our journey along the Amazon River.
Guest Steve Chisholm sent us these wonderful photos from his trip up the Amazon River aboard Prinsendam in November/December 2009.
Here are photos that were sent to me from my friend. Jaap Wisse is Prinsendam’s chief engineer.
Last week, as the Prinsendam made its Grand South America and Antarctica Voyage call at beautiful Buenos Aires, several of the ship’s special guests, including all those in suites, were invited to a gala evening on the town at La Mansión — a beautiful Belle Époque home in the Recoleta District of the city. It… read more of “A Grand Event in…”
While the ms Rotterdam was docked at the port of Callao, Peru, overnight, former players from the Dutch National Football Team dropped in for a visit. They arrived around lunchtime and had welcome drinks at the Crow’s Nest with some of the officers. After a brief ship tour, the staff officers invited the whole team… read more of “Former Dutch…”
Here are more pictures. Before you think that I am never working, some of them were taken by my wife, Mattie, who went on a tour to the Iguazu Falls!