Monthly Archives: February 2015

Day 53 & 54 – February 27 & 28, 2015- Bali, Indonesia & sea day

In my first blog about Bali I failed to give any details of the island. Having a little extra time with a sea day, I will try to expound a little. Bali is an island and province of Indonesia. The … Continue reading

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Day 52 – February 26, 2015 – Thursday – Benoa (Bali), Indonesia

Since we were arriving in Bali six hour earlier than was originally scheduled, we had no plans made. At dinner last night we asked Presty, our assistant dining room manager if he had any suggestions since this is his home. … Continue reading

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Day 49 ,50 & 51 – February 23, 24 & 25, 2015 – Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday- At Sea

Early Monday morning the captain made the announcement we were expecting. The seas were too rough for us to enter the channel to Geraldton. As I watched the sun rise, I saw a number of freighters mulling around a few … Continue reading

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Day 48 – February 22, 2015 – Sunday – Fremantle/Perth Australia

Sunday was our second day in Fremantle Port. We started the day by rising at 5:30 AM, breakfast at 6:30 and we left the ship at 7:20 for a 15 minute walk to the train station to catch the 8:00 … Continue reading

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Day 47 – Saturday – February 21, 2015 – Fremantle/Perth Australia

We arrived in Fremantle port this morning. Fremantle is the port city for Perth and is the busiest port on the western coast of Australia. We actually arrived about an hour earlier than was originally scheduled because of the annual … Continue reading

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Day 45 – February 19, 2015 – Thursday – Albany, Australia

I did not make a post for Day 44 since it was a sea day and nothing notable happened. We arrived in Albany pronounced Al (as in Albert) and were cleared for debarkation around 8:15. Since we didn’t have any … Continue reading

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Day 43 – February 17, 2015 – Tuesday – At Sea

Today and tomorrow will be spent at sea. We are sailing from Adelaide to Albany which is about 1200 statute miles. Rather than follow the coast line we will be sailing across the Great Australian Bight, the large bite from … Continue reading

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