I am a non-smoking female, married (but husband does not travel), 60, retired (but substitute teach part-time) well-traveled (72 countries), over 40 cruises (most on HAL), non-drinker, avid reader, enjoy ship games especially trivia, see a lot of theater locally in Dallas.
I am not looking for a short cruise roommate, but one for longer, exotic cruises - just a room share to lessen the financial burden. I want to go on the the following cruise in 2009:
65-DAY AUSTRALIA, GREAT BARRIER REEF, & ORIENT
Ship: ms Volendam
Ports of Call: Auckland, New Zealand; Sydney, Australia; Whitsunday Island, Australia; Cairns, Australia; Ribbon Reef Region; Far North and Torres Strait; Darwin, Australia; Slawi Bay, Komodo, Indonesia; Padang Bai, Bali, Indonesia; Semarang, Indonesia; Singapore; Kemaman, Malaysia; Bangkok, Thailand; Phu My, Vietnam; Kotakinabalu, Malaysia; Puerto Princesa, Philippines; Manila, Philippines; Hong Kong, China; Shanghai, China; Xingang (Beijing), China; Dalian, People's Repulic of Ch; Cheju City,South Korea; Kagoshima, Japan; Kobe, Japan; Tokyo, Japan; Hakodate, Japan; Otaru, Japan; Petropavlovsk, Russia; Cross International Dateline; Kodiak, Alaska; Homer, Alaska, U.S.; Sitka, Alaska; Ketchikan, Alaska; Vancouver, British Columbia
Departure Port: Auckland, New Zealand
Departure Dates: Mar 16, 2009
And then another cruise in 2010:
Voyage from Asia to Africa aboard OCEAN PRINCESS April 2 - June 7, 2010 for 65 days from Singapore to Dover. Itinerary: Depart from home city to Singapore and transfer to hotel for overnight stay before embarking Ocean Princess and sailing to Kuala Lumpur, Yangon, Madras, Bombay, Mina Oaboos (Oman), Dubai, Mahe, Nosy Be, Durban, East London, Cape Town (3 days), Luderitz, Walvis Bay, Cotonou, Lome, Tema, Banjul, Dakar, Mindelo, Tenerife, Madeira, Casablanca, Ceuta, Cadiz, Lisbon, LeHavre and conclude in Dover, then transfer to airport for return flight home. Rates start at $11,485 per person, double occupancy including stateroom, round trip air transportation, 1-night hotel in Singapore, transfers, all taxes and fuel supplement. Unprecedented itinerary on a 670-passenger ship!