Day 59 – 3rd March 2020, At Sea


Pina ColadaWow, after yesterday’s rather strenuous day in the heat and humidity of Komodo Island, another quiet and relaxing sea day, is just what the doctor ordered. Judi slept in to late morning, but I had a busy day with lectures and other activities.

Today is the mid-point, as tomorrow we are past the half way point and are closer to London than our departure port of L/A.

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Day 58 – 2nd March 2020, At Sea

Dragons at watering hole close-up 7

Today is a Noon arrival in Komodo Island, one of the highlights of the cruise for us – seeing the Komodo Dragons for the first time. Yes, this is one of the ports that neither of us have visited before.

The included tour is a guided walk of about 2.5 miles in the tropical heat and high humidity. It is noted as demanding, but even with limited mobility, Judi is signed up for the walk. Not all passengers survived the experience without assistance, but although exhausted, Judi was a real trooper and completed the walk under her own steam.

Read on for lots of photos of the island and it’s dragons.

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