Wednesday, April 25, 2012

The day at sea...

today provides an opportunity to settle in to my private cabin, which doubles as my home office for the next month (click images to enlarge):
A visit to the bridge at noon shows our  position about midway to the Cape Verde archipelago, our destination for tomorrow's explorations:
Several lectures were presented by expedition staff, and here our ornithologist talks about bird migration:
Late in the day the expedition leader briefs the guests on the next day's itinerary:
And lastly, it is traditional that during the first evening at sea the captain will host a cocktail party and introduce the ship's officers:


  1. Your blog is almost as good as being there in person! Keep up the great reports and photos. Enjoy the trip!

  2. Enjoy the voyage!