Independence Man Overboard – Saved if he was on Carnival?

A 22 year old man sadly went overboard on The Independence of the Seas at 2am this morning. As an ex crew member of the Indie this is the worst news. The news link is below but let me talk you through the safety procedures on board the ship. If a man overboard is reported (this…

Don’t Listen to Society

As a child you are taught to be good, no? Taught how to share and be friendly, smile for a camera and how to treat people nicely. Correct? Essentially taught how to be good. Good, this is how we learn how to behave. No one ever teaches us to be evil little bastards though do…

Quit Your Job Today

If you wake up in the morning and don’t look forward to starting your day because you have to go to work here is a little read for you. We have limited days on this earth, regardless of how many we have left, it’s limited to a certain amount. We can’t buy more, we can’t…

Fun is the only Key!

I’ve just posted a picture on my Facebook with the message “Fun is what matters”. The second I did it I thought to myself “Have I cracked the code, have I figured it all out. Or am I a complete an arrogant fool?” Either way does it matter? No, no it doesn’t. Who cares, I’m…

Learn to LIVE life.

Living life, that’s one hell of a cliche isn’t. How many times have you heard something like “life is for living” or Live each day as if its your last”? A fair amount yea? Even if not directly said to you we hear it and read it in various types of media out there. I…

Your life is a stopwatch.

So where are you when you are reading this? Are you by chance in the middle of doing something you aren’t that keen on? Chances are you are. Because this is what the vast majority of people end up doing because that’s what they think they have to do. If one of your parents told…

Meeting People – How to Guide.

Someone once said, no clue who it was, if you can understand people you can rule the world. While that of course isn’t a literal comment it does have some foundation. People are the key to enjoying this world, there is nothing more important than people. I have travelled to some incredible places, truly truly…

Confessions of Cruise Ship Crew Member

I’m new to blogging, recently for the first time one of my blogs has been shared on a few other websites which has been cool. The post was about what really happens on cruise ships. Having seen this post become popular I thought “why not, why not release the whole truth”. So here goes. Some…

Road to your Better Life

In life we are surrounded by options, choices and decisions no? Even though they are all the same thing and nobody really knows if you make the right choice because there is no way of going back to compare the outcome of a different selection. Take today for example, various choices have been made, what…

The hidden rules to Self Comfidence

Do you struggle with confidence? Are you terrible at meeting new people? Do you panic when faced with a task you don’t think you can do such as public speaking? Well I have a solution for you, I know it works because it worked for me. Firstly a bit about me. I really struggled with…

Cruise Ship: What you don’t know about the staff.

Millions of people go on cruises every year. I have worked on Royal Caribbean, Carnival and P&O. I’m about to reveal some secrets about how the crew live. The most important thing though is I always felt that a lot of the time the crew had more fun than the guests. So first of all…

Royal Caribbean and their chunk of Haiti

If you book a cruise with Royal Caribbean or one of their companies such as Celebrity there is a chance you will be going to Labadee. What is called a private Island for Royal Caribbean guests only. Chances are you won’t of heard of it before and will want to know a little about it….