300 days to finish MSC SEASIDE

By |2017-02-04T12:46:08+00:00February 4th, 2017|Blue|

Visiting a ship under construction is always a moment of professional joy. On February 1, I was offered the opportunity to embark on MSC SEASIDE, the first of (at least) two nice-weather cruiseships for MSC Cruises. The group of media relations and travel agents from Belgium, Luxemburg and France, ready for the [...]

Swimming with my Camera

By |2015-01-13T08:36:10+00:00January 13th, 2015|Blue|

It was December and I was swimming in the turquoise waters of Isla Culebrita, a small, uninhabited island off the eastern coast of Culebra, Puerto Rico. A camera, I need to buy a new camera! Our yacht –SEADREAM I—had anchored in front of the beach and Zodiacs dropped us off on [...]

Two Nights in San Juan

By |2015-01-06T22:46:40+00:00January 6th, 2015|Green|

This time we were kind of prepared. We booked a room in Hotel Numero Uno, right on the beach. We arrived around midnight, a well-organized taxi service made it easy for our tired minds to arrive safely at our destination. A no-nonsense warm welcome told me that we picked the right place [...]

Caribbean Splash

By |2013-03-19T15:56:22+00:00March 19th, 2013|Blue|

Star Clipper, cabin 101 Digital cameras are a great invention. Catching this beautiful wave with my old 35mm camera would have cost some rolls of film. Now I didn’t care about the dozens of photos I had to take before I got the shot I wanted, even if sometimes looking through the porthole [...]