Cruising — Day 8

Last night our scheduled departure from Israel was delayed from 9:30 pm to 1:30 am due to a technical problem with the side propeller. The late departure has resulted in the captain trying to make up some time by sailing at maximum speed of 20.9 knots. We arrive in Turkey in the morning about an […]

Cruising — Jerusalem, Israel

Since our excursion meeting time today was 8 am, Denny set his alarm for 6:15 to provide plenty of waking up time plus time for breakfast. When we arrived at the inboard meeting site, it was obvious what seemed like the whole ship must have gotten up even earlier than we had! Already some people […]