Cruise Ports

Thai Gastronomy at the Blue Elephant Cooking School in Phuket, Part 3

April 20, 2014

Recently, we took Thai cooking lessons at the Blue Elephant Restaurant and Cooking School in Phuket, Thailand. This was a shore excursion offered on the Seabourn Sojourn during a cruise from Singapore to Mumbai, India, First, we visited the local market to learn about key Thai ingredients with one of the Blue Elephant chefs. Next, we returned to the Phra Pitak Chinpracha Mansion […]

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Thai Gastronomy at the Blue Elephant Cooking School in Phuket, Part 2

April 19, 2014

While sailing on the Seabourn Sojourn cruise from Singapore to Mumbai, India, we took Thai cooking lessons at the Blue Elephant Restaurant and Cooking School in Phuket, Thailand. After visiting the local market to learn about key Thai ingredients with one of the Blue Elephant chefs, we returned to the Phra Pitak Chinpracha Mansion to begin the cooking instruction. The school’s […]

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Thai Gastronomy at the Blue Elephant Cooking School in Phuket, Part 1

April 18, 2014

We recently sailed on an 11-day segment of the 2014 Seabourn World Cruise from Singapore to Mumbai, India.  Phuket, Thailand was our first port call. Since there were six cruise ships in Phuket on the same day, our Seabourn Sojourn delivered us to Kalim Bay north of Patong Beach on the west side of Phuket. While we originally plan […]

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Setting Sail from Singapore on the Seabourn Sojourn

April 14, 2014

We recently sailed on an 11-day segment of the 2014 Seabourn World Cruise from Singapore to Mumbai, India, after spending five days in Singapore. There are two cruise ship terminals in Singapore: the Singapore Cruise Center @Harbourfront across from Sentosa Island, and the newer Marina Bay Cruise Center that is a shuttle bus ride from the Marina Bay […]

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