Armed Police at the Ocean Terminal
3 of the 5 ships at sailaway
Queen Mary 2
One of many oil rigs in the North Sea
CC/CN Meet in Winners Bar
Lunch; fishcake, salad and new pots in Cafe Jardin (MPW in evenings)
Covered pool at the Terrace bar
Sign requesting dress code for the bar
Yacht and Compass pub bar
Entrance to Footlights theatre
Starlights theatre/cabaret room
Dancing to band in Yacht and Compass bar
Stavanger town centre - 'Shit- !!
Millionaires yacht with private helicopter in Stavanger port
Pulpit rock boat trip
Our boat moored for waffles and coffee
My mate Bobby Davro!
Sir Henry Cooper - guest speaker
View sailing away from Stavanger
Berth at Alesund
..its all foreign to me! Street sign in Alesund
Table in main restaurant
A healthy breakfast, followed by a fry up!
Starter in main restaurant
Potted shrimp - starter main restaurant
Tiger prawns,wok fried rice and sweet & sour sauce main course
Strawberry shortbread dessert
View from balcony - lovely Olden
Coaches, land train and gift shop by ship in Olden
Olden from ship
trip on land train (£15pp)
Reflections over lake
Landtrain in distance does full tour around Olden lake,
Photo stop on landtrain tour
Oceana on right and Braemar (FredO)
Olden village church
Nice hat! No, I didn't buy it!
Wonderful views from SS Restaurant Plaza onboard Oceana
Doesn't get much better than this!
Misty lake on way to Briksdal Glacier
On the Briksdal Glacier walk - you WILL get wet!
Waterfall on walk to the Glacier
50mins each way with steep inclines
But its worth it! Unforgettable...
Tony and me at the Glacier
Walk back scenes
That poor rock ! I like this one!
You walk over this bridge .
Sailing out of Olden
Sail away from Olden
Cafe Jardin/MPW restaurant
Table for 2 at the atrium -MPW
Honey Roasted belly of Pork Brittany MPW Restaurant Main Meal
Bergen view from Mount Floyen
Funicular Railway up to Mount Floyen
Oceana in Bergen
Funicular railway station -Bergen
Fur pelts for sale in Bergen Market !
Fish Market -Bergen
Tourist plates for lunch for sale
100k =£10.80 approx
Seal skins also for sale
View from our balcony Bergen Port - not good!
Last sailaway party - Bergen
SS Plaza restaurant - great views. But no Crows Nest on this ship,
The storm begins.... (Reached Force 10)
Ooooh when these are put out, don't PANIC!!
Storm whips up.
View from balcony! spot the oil rig...
Back at Southampton, we were late docking passengers with walk-off luggage allowed off 1st.
2-3,000 cases in these pallet cages, it will take time to unload, this is usually done around 7am!
Storm damage to satellite
Ripped off and blown into the pool
Engineers decide what to do next, the following 2 week cruise sailed with damage and no communications for internet and mobiles.