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Cruise Diary: Port Said, Egypt

Cruise Diary: Port Said, Egypt

Guests Jan and Dick Yetke set sail on Prinsendam’s 64-day Grand Mediterranean Voyage in March, and we’ve just received these wonderful posts. We’ll catch up as quickly as possible. Enjoy the journey with Jan and Dick! Port Said, Egypt, was a first-time stop for us. We have sailed past this city many times since it…   read more of “Cruise Diary: Port…”

Cruise Diary: Larnaca, Cyprus

Cruise Diary: Larnaca, Cyprus

Guests Jan and Dick Yetke set sail on Prinsendam’s 64-day Grand Mediterranean Voyage in March, and we’ve just received these wonderful posts. We’ll catch up as quickly as possible. Enjoy the journey with Jan and Dick! This was our first ever stop in Cyprus. Not sure if you all know this, but Cyprus is a…   read more of “Cruise Diary:…”

Special Cruise Memories with HAL

Special Cruise Memories with HAL

Guest Marijane Carlos has sailed with us many times, and she shared some of her special memories. Passing Great Piton Mountain as we sail away from St. Lucia on the Noordam.

Cruise Diary: Iraklion, Crete, Greece

Cruise Diary: Iraklion, Crete, Greece

Guests Jan and Dick Yetke set sail on Prinsendam’s 64-day Grand Mediterranean Voyage in March, and we’ll catch up as quickly as possible. Enjoy the journey with Jan and Dick! This is a large city. We were here once, many years ago on this ship (2006 world cruise), but at that time we, along with…   read more of “Cruise Diary:…”

Amsterdam Crew Enjoy African Safari

Amsterdam Crew Enjoy African Safari

Here are pictures of the recent safari crew tour we went to Inverdoon Nature reserve. A two-hour drive from Cape Town, Inverdoon is well known for its Cheetah Reserve.

Cruise Diary: Valletta, Day 2

Cruise Diary: Valletta, Day 2

Guests Jan and Dick Yetke set sail on Prinsendam’s 64-day Grand Mediterranean Voyage in March, and we’ve just received these wonderful posts. We’ll catch up as quickly as possible. Enjoy the journey with Jan and Dick! Now, for all of you following our itinerary on a daily basis, you should have noticed that we were…   read more of “Cruise Diary:…”

Cruise Diary: Almeira and Granada, Spain

Cruise Diary: Almeira and Granada, Spain

Guests Jan and Dick Yetke set sail on Prinsendam’s 64-day Grand Mediterranean Voyage in March, and we’ll catch up as quickly as possible. Enjoy the journey with Jan and Dick! We finally made it into the Mediterranean Sea. Almeria, Spain is along the southern coast of Spain. At the eastern edge of Andalusia lies the…   read more of “Cruise Diary:…”

Captain’s Log: Fortaleza, Belem, Devil’s Island and Farewell … for Now

Captain’s Log: Fortaleza, Belem, Devil’s Island and Farewell … for Now

Dear readers, my apologies for not contributing for several days. Towards the end of one’s contract, there never seem to be enough hours in a day. What with social functions, endless paperwork, (reports in various guises) and the everyday responsibilities of commanding a cruise ship, time to sit and write to you seems to be…   read more of “Captain’s…”