Jump to content

“LIVE FROM” 2019 Oceania Insignia World Cruise, Jan. 11-July 11


Recommended Posts

cbb:  Regarding Kobe—I just pulled out some of the cruise info and the port was “Kobe Port Terminal.”  If that’s the port in 2020, then you just go out the terminal door and turn right.  The metro you need to get to Sannomiya Station (for the rapid express train to Kyoto) is about 100 feet ahead on the same level.  From port terminal door to Kyoto station was an hour.  We got back at 4 pm, in time for Baristas and trivia.

 

At the Kyoto station, there is a large information office where we bought our day pass and got info on how best to maximize our time.

 

In 2018, on the Beijing to Sydney cruise, I had a full day tour of Kyoto arranged for 8 with a Tours by Locals guide.  He lives in Kyoto and spent time living/working in the United States before he retired.  He took us to his favorite neighborhood restaurant for lunch.  We did the tori gates, among other highlights, but not the bamboo area.  I have done it on previous visits and it’s a very nice sight to see.

Link to post
Share on other sites
19 hours ago, cbb said:

I didn't remember a shuttle in Hiroshima...

 

Further correction...per the Currents, there WILL be a shuttle, courtesy of Hiroshima City, taking passengers from the pier to the Peace Memorial Park tomorrow. 

 

It's Kagoshima that won't have a shuttle because we dock right in town.

Link to post
Share on other sites

senior citizen--

 

thanks for the excellent info.  I've already cut and pasted your info re: port to Kyoto in my 2020 dump document! 

 

hope others have taken note as well!  Safe travels home.....   c

Link to post
Share on other sites

Hi all, if anyone is interested in looking at my photographs from this ATW cruise, look at my 

FB page Assaf Shilo & my profile photo is of me on a Harley with angel wings. In future I will not be posting photos on this board.

IMG_20190331_195812.jpg

IMG_20190331_200052.jpg

IMG_20190331_181348.jpg

IMG_20190331_195001.jpg

IMG_20190331_183124.jpg

IMG_20190331_200849.jpg

IMG_20190331_193811.jpg

IMG_20190331_201152.jpg

IMG_20190331_180646.jpg

IMG_20190329_152328.jpg

IMG_20190331_195211.jpg

IMG_20190331_180511.jpg

IMG_20190331_201649.jpg

IMG_20190331_195107.jpg

IMG_20190331_194107.jpg

IMG_20190331_181705.jpg

IMG_20190331_182525.jpg

IMG_20190331_174318.jpg

IMG_20190331_182605.jpg

IMG_20190329_151349.jpg

IMG_20190329_152454.jpg

IMG_20190331_180816.jpg

IMG_20190329_152013.jpg

Link to post
Share on other sites
22 hours ago, ilsun said:

Hi all, if anyone is interested in looking at my photographs from this ATW cruise, look at my 

FB page Assaf Shilo & my profile photo is of me on a Harley with angel wings. In future I will not be posting photos on this board.

IMG_20190331_195812.jpg

IMG_20190331_200052.jpg

IMG_20190331_181348.jpg

IMG_20190331_195001.jpg

IMG_20190331_183124.jpg

IMG_20190331_200849.jpg

IMG_20190331_193811.jpg

IMG_20190331_201152.jpg

IMG_20190331_180646.jpg

IMG_20190329_152328.jpg

IMG_20190331_195211.jpg

IMG_20190331_180511.jpg

IMG_20190331_201649.jpg

IMG_20190331_195107.jpg

IMG_20190331_194107.jpg

IMG_20190331_181705.jpg

IMG_20190331_182525.jpg

IMG_20190331_174318.jpg

IMG_20190331_182605.jpg

 

 

 

 

 

Sorry to hear this...your pics are the best but it is alot of work...so, thanks for the time you've taken during the cruise to show the great places we've been visiting.

Link to post
Share on other sites

senior citizen-

thanks for the response.  We'll be there in June and I've already included the routes and maps on my dump document in case we want to do that one of our days there.   Sometimes it is a great way to see a place. 

 

Link to post
Share on other sites
17 hours ago, cbb said:

senior citizen-

thanks for the response.  We'll be there in June and I've already included the routes and maps on my dump document in case we want to do that one of our days there.   Sometimes it is a great way to see a place. 

 

 

We use them often.

Link to post
Share on other sites

Apr.3.2019. Sorry to hear that due to poaching, Komodo Island National Park will close for one year with hopes of increasing from the current population from 5000.2C71AD95-12C3-4365-9E90-507D3C6589DF.thumb.jpeg.4c7ff706407d2cf5a0bbbd6fbfd7402a.jpeg

Edited by See_More
Link to post
Share on other sites

Your world, your way.  Thank you for your comments.  Could not agree more.  Photos provide a glimpse, a tiny aperture into the experience that awaits.  Surprise yourself.  Capture your personal memories and share your passion; pilot boats, food, culture, scenery or in the moment.  If you are continuing around the world on Insignia, please post your photos.  As pop idols Chad and Jeremy said “but that was yesterday, and yesterday’s gone”

See_More out (until Regatta in August)

D14B4E74-D411-48B5-A801-8C69DFE1E8FB.jpeg

Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
  • Forum Jump
    • Categories
      • Forum Assistance
      • Q&A with the Quark Expeditions Team: New Ship Ultramarine
      • Register Now for Cruise Critic Live Special Event: Explore the Remote World with Hurtigruten!
      • New Cruisers
      • Cruise Lines “A – O”
      • Cruise Lines “P – Z”
      • River Cruising
      • ROLL CALLS
      • Digital Photography & Cruise Technology
      • Special Interest Cruising
      • Cruise Discussion Topics
      • UK Cruising
      • Australia & New Zealand Cruisers
      • Canadian Cruisers
      • North American Homeports
      • Ports of Call
      • Cruise Conversations
×
×
  • Create New...