Voyage 7811

St. John's to New York

 

 

Day 1 - August 15, 2008 - St. Johns, Newfoundland

Early risers were treated to spectacular views of the narrow entrance to the harbor of St. John’s, the capitol of Newfoundland and Labrador...


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Day 2 - August 16, 2008 - Newfoundland, Canada

Awaking to a clearing morning, we were glad that the sea had abated slightly, and it was a much smoother ride aboard the Prince Albert II...


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Day 3 - August 17, 2008 - Ramea Islands, Newfoundland, Canada

Early this morning we reached Ramea islands, our destination for the day. Our stop for the day was the town of Ramea, which is a quaint little fishing village off ...


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Day 4 - August 18, 2008 - Battle Harbor, Labrador, Canada

This morning we woke up to find ourselves bathed in sunlight and a fresh breeze, a welcome change from the previous days. The weather conditions have improved...


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Day 5 - August 19, 2008 - St. Pierre, France

We spent the morning at sea on our way to the quaint little islands of St Pierre and Miquelon, which, at its closest, is 25km (13 nautical miles) from...


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Day 6 - August 20, 2008 - Louisbourg, Nova Scotia, Canada

It seemed we had left the fog behind in St Pierre as we drifted in towards the sleepy town of Louisbourg. Dropping anchor during breakfast, we were able to watch...


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Day 7 - August 21, 2008 - Halifax, Canada

Today we reached Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. This is the biggest port we have been at on this voyage, and we were in for a treat. A high pressure is...


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Day 8 - August 22, 2008 - Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, Canada

The weather conditions today were very pleasant, the temperature remained at around 23°C (74°F) for most of the day; the wind ...


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Day 9 - August 23, 2008 - Bay of Lundy, Nova Scotia, Canada

Despite the early morning chill, many of us were on deck to enjoy the colorful sunrise. As we passed the South Ledge at the entrance to the...


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Day 10 - August 24, 2008 - Gloucester, Massachusetts, United States

Captain Fabien Roche carefully directed the stern of the Prince Albert II into the tight little harbor...


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