This section of the website features first hand accounts of passenger freighter voyages from
around the world.
In October 1999, Judd Spittler escaped the grips of land for a two week Caribbean freighter cruise
aboard the 491 ft. German container vessel "Katrin S". Judd's website superbly documents every
aspect of the trip with a comprehensive gallery of digital photography.
The Punjab Senator is a 63,000 DWT containership on an 84 day round trip that connect the West
Coast USA to Europe, via the Far East - Ellis Melton joins the voyage for its final leg - a short
10 day journey across the Pacific, from Tokyo to Long Beach.
Extensive and highly detailed Blog written by Peter Kaye, detailing his 38 day voyage onboard
the MS Penang Senator, departing from Felixstowe (UK) and heading to the US West Coast via Suez,
Singapore and the Far East. (Photo © Dennis Shum)
Planning Your Trip?
You can book freighter cruises with one of the agencies
listed on our booking page. They will provide you with full details of freighter schedules and