Ships & boatsAmong Sigmund's albums
"Serene" & "Skat"
Big toys for big boys. These beautiful boats are moored at the quay in Bergen. Beautiful view, but think most of us have to take a small loan, together with all those we know, to fund such a thing. So maybe next year ..... :-) Specification - "Serene" Length 436.35ft /133m Beam 61.02ft /18.6m Draft 18.37ft /5.6m Gross Tonnage 8231 Tonnes Crusing Speed 15 Knots Builder Fincantieri Model Custom Built 2011 Exterior Designer : Espen Oeino Interior Design: Reymond Langton Cabin Config…
A lady enjoying the view while it looks as if she is doing knitting work ... At the same time! I think I have something to learn about being efficient :-) The ferry passing by, sails between Bergen, Norway and Hirtshals, Denmark. Please press Z for light box.
One of several ferries that connect the coastal road between the cities of Bergen and Stavanger, on the west coast of Norway.
Nothing like a boat ride into the sunset :-)
Two old friends
Two old wooden boats waiting for a facelift :-) Maybe they are old in appearance but they are beautiful as swans on the water.
My first try at a TS shot. The Statsraad Lehmkuhl is a three-masted barque rigged sail training vessel owned and operated by the Statsraad Lehmkuhl Foundation. It is based in Bergen, Norway and contracted out for various purposes, including serving as a school ship for the Royal Norwegian Navy. Ref: Wikipedia.
A stunning view...... Costa Pacifica is a Concordia-class cruise ship for Costa Crociere. She was handed over to Costa Crociere in 29 May 2009. General characteristics : Tonnage: 114,500 GT - 87,300 NT Length: 290.2 m (952 ft) Beam: 36 m (118 ft) Draught: 8.2 m (27 ft) Depth: 19.77 m (64.9 ft) Decks: 14 passenger decks 17 total Deck clearance: 11.57 m (38.0 ft) Installed power: 6 × Wärtsilä 12V46, 12,600 kW each Propulsion: Diesel-electric Speed: 21.5 knots (39.…
One of the newest boats in Marmaris used for Parasailing