We will be visiting around 34 ports, most never visited by commercial cruise liners, our ship delivers freight, mail and passengers to remote communities, some of which are home to just a few hundred people.
Day 1, March 5 2018 – arrived in Bergen. We flew out of Boston Logon airport 5:30 pm EST stopping in Copehegan Denmark for a brief layover. We arrived in Bergen Norway 2;30 am EST . The time in Bergen was 10:30 am. Brand new day – No sleep. Getting the body ready for a trip to Europe is different than getting it ready for a trip to Asia. Because there is a leap ahead in time by almost a half a day, it is recommended to get the body to acclimate to that extra time without shutting down. We did not do any of the recommendations,,,,, We are dragging…. (except Jay) lol zzzzzzzz
Day 2, March 6 2018 – visited Bergen and boarded MS Richard With- visited Bergen had lunch then boarded MS Richard With
Our ship, the MS Richard With is named after Hurtigruten’s founder. Captain Richard Bernhard With (September 1846 – 9 February 1930) Captain With was a Norwegian ship captain, businessman and politician for the Liberal Left Party, . He is also known as the founder of shipping companies