Raid on Rockall

After our daring visit to the Pirates in Puntland, Mr. Masel Tov called again. His latest mission impossible: a Raid on Rockall. This lonely rock in the middle of the North Atlantic ... ... is claimed by Britain since 1955, and incorporated into Scotland since 1972. Illegally - because international law doesn't allow the appropriation … Continue reading Raid on Rockall

EPIC Transatlantic Crossing

MS Norwegian Epic ****/* was built in 2010 and is currently the world's 3rd largest cruise ship at 330m length, 19 storeys high and up to 4.100 passengers with 1.700 staff. 09.08.2010 Barcelona - Ponta Delgada (Acores) - Virgin Islands - Miami Repositioning Cruises such as the Transatlantic Crossing are exceptionally good value for money … Continue reading EPIC Transatlantic Crossing

Blue Cruise in the Turkish Aegean

A relaxing week starting from Göcek onboard a 36m "Gület" Wooden Yacht A wooden "Gület" ... - ... with wonderful Friends. - The book "Mavi Yolculuk" = "Blue Voyage" published by Azra Erhat in 1962 gave this cruise route its' famous name - Wikipedia: "Blue Cruise" (click) - https://www.travellerspoint.com/embed/map_new.cfm/#/embed/327999/251811?triponly&lat=36.62208&lng=28.53464&zoom=7 Typical Itinerary -