Latest Entries


I apologize for my absence from the blog world, but holidays with the family and some other very essential post-travel tasks have been occupying my time.  By essential post-travel tasks I mean things like writing TripAdvisor reviews and sorting photos, not unpacking or doing laundry because those two things certainly haven’t happened yet! Why do … Continue reading

Travel Tales


My weeklong cruise of the Maldives came to a rather abrupt, and loud, halt this morning at 7:30am when we ran aground on a coral reef. Despite transferring water to different tanks, dumping extra water, dropping our secondary anchor, unloading all passengers, using the dive boat as a tug boat, waiting for high tide, and … Continue reading