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But life at sea is better.”

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BRAEMAR

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PRINSENDAM

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PRINSENDAM'S FINAL

VOYAGE

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EXPEDITION SHIP

CRAZE CONTINUES.

 

SEABOURN IS IN.

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VIRGIN VOYAGES

DRAWS THE LINE:

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SEA CHANGE. 4TH

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INTRODUCING THE SITE2SEA

the obsession

54 SHIPS

1,000+DAYS

150+CRUISES

14 CROSSINGS

the list

SHIPS

I'VE SAILED ON

LINKS TO SHIP REVIEWS & PHOTOS
  1. ADONIA

  2. BAHAMAS CELEBRATION

  3. BRAEMAR

  4. BREEZE

  5. CARIBBEAN PRINCESS

  6. CENTURY

  7. MEDITERRANEA

  8. DESTINY

  9. ECLIPSE

  10. ECSTASY

  11. EMPRESS OF THE SEAS

  12. ENCHANTMENT OF THE SEAS

  13. ESCAPE

  14. FACINATION

  15. GETAWAY

  16. HOLIDAY (CCL)

  17. IMAGINATION

  18. INDEPENDENCE

  19. JADE (NCL)

  20. KONINGSDAM

  21. LEEWARD

  22. MAJESTY OF THE SEAS

  23. MERCURY

  24. OCEAN BREEZE

  25. OCEAN DREAM

  26. OLYMPIA (LOUIS)

  27. OOSTERDAM

  28. PRINSENDAM

  29. QUEEN ANNA MARIA

  30. QUEEN ELIZABETH 2 (QE2)

  31. QUEEN ELIZABETH

  32. QUEEN MARY 2 (4)

  33. QUEEN VICTORIA

  34. REGAL EMPRESS

  35. ROTTERDAM (VI)

  36. ROTTERDAM (V)

  37. SEVEN SEAS VOYAGER

  38. SENSATION

  39. SILHOUETTE

  40. SKY (NCL)

  41. SONG OF NORWAY

  42. SOVEREIGN OF THE SEAS

  43. SPIRIT (NCL)

  44. SPLENDOR (CCL)

  45. SUN (NCL)

  46. SUN VIKING

  47. TRIUMPH

  48. VEENDAM (MS)

  49. VEENDAM III (SS)

  50. VICTORY

  51. VIKING SERENADE

  52. WESTERDAM

  53. ZENITH

  54. ZUIDERDAM

Favorite ship: Queen Mary 2. There's simply nothing else out there that compares. She is the only ocean liner in the world. Discover why I just completed my fourth crossings here...

QM2 Halifax / JD SCHWARTZ © 2018

 

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PRINSENDAM | TROMSO, NORWAY - THE LAST VOYAGE, JUNE 2019

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