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cruise ship, book, amazon

                                       Welcome to the GALLERY where one can see a glimpse into each chapter. 

                      Enclosed are select visuals with some vocabulary that are mentioned throughout the book. 

ship vocabulary, terminology, cruise terms
cruise ship, pier, dock
ship zones, port side, starboard side, bridge, ship map, bow, stern

Come along and armchair travel with this latest read. If you want to know what life is all about while working at sea, then this is a must read for those seeking employment in the cruise industry. 

The curtain is pulled back and crew door opened for the behind the scenes glimpse into the cruise industry. 

cruise book
gangway, cruise ship, entrance to ship

Crew Gangway

Chapter 1

Happy Birthday

crew cabins, below deck, crew quarters, cruise cabins
water tight door, below deck, crew area

Crew cabins below deck

Chapter 2

Food for Thought

lunch, crew lunch, cheeseburger, french fries

Chapter 3


contraband, food, underground market, potato chips, sandwich
crew quarters, cruise ship hallway, passage way

Chapter 4

Missing Laundry

laundry machine, dryer, crewmember, washing laundry
bunk beds, crew bunks, crewmembers quarters, below deck, cruise cabin

Chapter 5

Ministry Unveiled

bibles, word of God, church resource, crew member service
 bibles, church hymn books, worship, church service at sea
christian, place of worship, fellowship, church service

Chapter 6
Noodle Man, Baker and Milkshake Maker

contraband, noodles, cookies, ice cream, milkshape, black market items
crew quarters, water tight door, cruise ship, ship compartment, below deck

Water tight door below deck

baker, cookies, delicious snacks, tea time
urine test, urine sample, drug test

Chapter 7

Drug Mule

ship vocabulary, ship directions, cruise map
forgiveness, divine
ship zones, bridge, port side, starboard side, ship layout
australia, tasmania, Bonorong wildlife santuary, kangaroo
koala, australia, down under

Chapter 8

Down Under

koala, australia, bonorong wildlife sanctuary
australia, kangaroo, marsupial

Chapter 9

Captain's Hearing

india, goa, police force, india, precinct, police department, police force, security
india, flag, india crewmember
venice, rialto bridge, gondola ride, waterway
venice, gondola ride, waterway, italy

Chapter 10

Terror at Sea

cruise ship, crew quarters, crew area, stairs
sunset, cruise, sunrise, land, sea, sailing, cruising, cruiseship
south pacific, bora bora, island, paradise, beautiful island, french polynesia

Chapter 11

Christmas in South Pacific

bora bora, south pacific, island, paradise, beautiful island, huts, hotel, french polynesia
coconut tress, rangiroa, south pacific, island, hot day, atoll, french polynesia
french polynesia, south pacific, marquesas islands
cruise ship, bridge, officers, captain,

Chapter 12

Fire! Fire!

cruise ship, port hole, Egypt, arrival, port said

Ship arrival into Port Said and
looking out my Officer port hole.

port said, toll booth, entrance, security check point

Leaving Port Said
3 hour drive into Cairo

cairo, egypt, pyramids, camel

Arrival in Cairo to enjoy
the Pyramids.

sphinx, cairo, egypt

Sphinx in Cairo
A beautiful day

cairo, pyramid, egypt

Standing at the base of the pyramid and looking up.

egypt, egyptian camel, camel, cairo

The camel smiles for me!

egypt, children, cairo, egyptian children, hot day in cairo

Excited Egyptian children greet me.

egypt, cairo, camel, camels

 A camel posse meeting in the dry heat of Egypt.

streets of cairo, cairo, downtown egypt, camels, transportation in cairo

Camel Posse on the streets
of Cairo.

pyramids, cairo, egypt, view from KFC, Kentucky Fried Chicken in Cairo

Standing on the steps of KFC entrance and this is the view. 

cairo, egypt, alleyway, back alley, camels, horses,

Back alleyway just a few steps from where I left the crew at the chicken fast food vendor.

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