In the morning of April 4, the Kruzenshtern headed for the port of Novorossiysk. The route is quite complicated. The distance to be sailed is more than 3,000 nautical miles. The ship has to cross the Mediterranean, Aegean, Marmara and Bla...
"Land, land" used to shout seafarers of the past. "Mobile roaming" shout cadets nowadays at the sight of land. The roaming means a chance to call your loved ones. But as soon as everyone looked up from their smartphone...
The Sedov arrived in the roadstead of the capital of Mauritius – Port Louis. It is her scheduled call within the framework of "Sails of Peace" expedition.
On April 5, the final stage of the sports and athletic contest took place on the Pallada. It was mainly devoted to the tug of war competition.
During the period from April 1 to April 4, the sailing training ship Kruzenshtern was staying at the port of Las Palmas. As soon as mobile connection appeared, the crew and cadets were able to contact their near and dear ones. For the sa...
On April 1, people on the vessel laughed at caricatures, watched art videos and ate pineapples.
The concert was postponed due to weather conditions, so, the participants had more time to get ready. That was in the interest of cadets from Volgo-Caspian Maritime Fishing College. Traditionally, guys from Astrakhan region perform their ...
The Indian Ocean will be associated on board with the first spring month, monsoon winds and games of the "UEFA Champions League".
The frigate Pallada has been sailing around the world for more than 150 days. The distance of more than 19 thousand nautical miles has been covered. Now the vessel is passing the island state of the Republic of Madagascar off the South-Ea...
The Kruzenshtern is scheduled to stay in Las Palmas from April 1 to 3, and the departure is planned in the morning of April 4. During the stay in the port, the ship will replenish her supplies of fuel, technical liquids and food.
Time flies on board. More than four and a half thousand nautical miles have already been sailed.
The Indian ocean which seemed to be calm at first, surprised the Pallada with pitching and rolling in a short while. The sailing training ship of the Agency is passing Madagascar and proceeding to Mauritius, Port Louis, having caught favo...
Cape of the Needles, the border of two oceans and the documentary film festival – work and rest hours on board of the STS Sedov.
As part of the circumnavigation of the world, the Sedov has left Cape Town (the Republic of South Africa) and is heading for the capital of the Republic of Mauritius-Port Louis.
The Kruzenshtern is proceeding to the Canary Islands.
The STS Pallada has rounded Cape Agulhas also known as the Cape of the Needles. It is the geographic southern tip of the African continent and the beginning of the dividing line between the Atlantic and Indian Oceans.
On March 18, the Kruzenshtern approached the Equator. As everyone knows the Equator is an imaginary line drawn around the middle of the earth at an equal distance from the North Pole and the South Pole. Having crossed the Equator the shi...
Strong gusts of wind met the sailing ships of Rosrybolovstvo the Sedov and Pallada at one of the most important African ports – Cape Town.