“Nearer My God to Thee” and Icebergs

August 27, 2017, Nanortalik, Greenland:  Nanortalik is the southernmost town in Greenland, it has about 1,300 people, which makes it a pretty big town for Greenland.  Lonely Planet says it is magnificent with soaring mountains surrounding the town.  This Sunday the fog hangs pretty low allowing us to concentrate on the village and not the surroundings. Nanortalik was founded in 1797 as a trading post … Continue reading “Nearer My God to Thee” and Icebergs

Coda, Prinsendam Grand South America & Antarctica Voyage

  March 16, 2015, Sitka, Alaska How could this be my 75th post for a 68 day cruise?  OK, one post was anticipation and this one is a coda, written after we got home but still…  I averaged more than one post a day.  I’ve also posted more than 1700 pictures.  It’s reasonable to ask; did he do anything but blog?  Did he actually enjoy the … Continue reading Coda, Prinsendam Grand South America & Antarctica Voyage