Monthly Archives: September 2011

27.08-03.09.2011 Heading back to Kiel – with gastronomical recommendations…

Our travelling via Hamburg took about 5 hours more than scheduled, due to a defect on the overhead contact line. However we reached Stralsund still on the same day. On Saturday we took over Rolling Swiss II in perfect condition … Continue reading

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20.-27.08.2011 Holidays around the island “Rügen”

20.08.2011 Stralsund – Barhöft We take over the MY ROLLING SWISS II at Stralsund. Once shopping and storing of food and beverages is done as usual we leave in direction Barhöff. During this short leg we become more familiar with our Trader … Continue reading

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13.–20.08.2011 Danish waters – some hard work of navigation

After a good instruction and handover by the old crew (many thanks to Rolf and Ueli), we departed from Copenhagen by rain. Each member of the new crew (Franz, Alexander, Edi and Patrik) made their first prudent manoeuvres with our … Continue reading

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06.–13.08.2011 Some days in the waters around Copenhagen

Diary of the cruise with extended picture gallery: Saturday, 06.08.2011 Kopenhagen – Rungsteg Taking over our ROLLING SWISS II, shopping food, getting safety instructions and leaving Christianshaven passing near the marvelous Little Mermaid. Sunday, 07.08.2011: Rungsted – Helsingor Maneuvering in … Continue reading

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30.7–06.08.2011 Heading for the next capital

Picture 1: South Kattegat, heading to for the Great Belt. Picture 2: The generator group kept the crew busy – The replaced impeller Picture 3: Passing the Smålands strait, numerous shallows requested high concentration of the navigator. Picture 4: Jürg, … Continue reading

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23.–30.07.2011 Peak season in the famous Kattegat

All crew members dropped in with best motivation for the upcoming cruise at Aalborg near the Limfjord, the 4th biggest city of Denmark. During the nice and convivial dinner the whole crew with skipper Ernst, vice skipper Bertrand, Astrid, Celine, … Continue reading

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