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.
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.…