Sail West

Travel Around the World with Steve & Kim

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Romance on the high seas

Romance on the high seas

February 22, 2024 Tonight, we decided to eat in the restaurant. The menu was great. But, at the last minute I asked Kim if she would rather have dinner brought to our room and...

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Uncharted waters

Uncharted waters

February 22, 2024 Hello from Queensland, AU.  This is our 43rd day aboard the Sojourn, and so far, we are having the time of our lives.  Except for the two stops in Samoa...

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Big day on the ship

Big day on the ship

February 20, 2024 I was actually concerned that today would be boring and I wouldn’t have anything to write about.  Well, wrong, I’m on a cruise ship with lots of people who...

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Storm, at Dock

Storm, at Dock

February 19,2024 Sidney Australia So, Australia is at the top of my shit list today.  For some reason, they made us all get off the ship at 7:30 this morning, so we could...

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The ups and downs of Sea Life

The ups and downs of Sea Life

February 18, 2024 I’ve been on a lot of cruises over time, and I always make sure to get my hair cut a few days before I board the cruise ship, so that I don’t have to go to the...

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Nobody goes hungry here

Nobody goes hungry here

February 17, 2024 So, let’s talk about food.  Once each cruise on Seabourn, they have what they call their “World Famous Galley” luncheon.  This is the only time any...

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Whales

Whales

February 16, 2024 At sea.  After 5 weeks at sea, today we finally saw whales.  So, dolphins twice Orcas once Whales once. That’s a pretty poor showing!

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Mystery on the Dock

Mystery on the Dock

February 15, 2024 New Plymouth, NZ Our last day in New Zealand, for a couple of years.  It was just another day until……..wait, let me back up a little. Throughout this...

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Next stop Austraila

Next stop Austraila

February 14, 2024 Happy Valentine’s Day all.  We spent the day in the small town of Picton.  When Kim came back to the ship for lunch, she said she wanted me to go see...

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Wellington

Wellington

February 13, 2024 With the Super Bowl in the rear-view mirror, we spent the rest of the day cruising to Wellington.  As usual, Kim shall go exploring and I will go on watch...

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Timeline

Departs Los Angeles – January 10th

Arrives Athens – June 5th

Arrives Singapore – May 2nd

Our Cruise

28 Countries

72 Ports

Our Ship
Year of build 2010  /  Age: 14
Flag state  Bahamas
Builder T. Mariotti (Genoa, Italy)
Class Mega Yacht
Building cost USD 250 million
Speed 19 kn / 35 km/h / 22 mph
Length (LOA) 198 m / 650 ft
Beam (width) 25 m / 82 ft
Gross Tonnage 32346 gt
Passengers 450 – 540
Crew 330
Passengers-to-space ratio 60
Decks 11
Cabins 225
Decks with cabins 7
Last Refurbishment 2018
Sister-ships Seabourn Odyssey, Seabourn Quest
Christened by Lesley Lawson (Twiggy)
Owner Carnival Corporation & PLC (via Seabourn Cruise Line Ltd)
Operator Seabourn Cruises

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