Freighter Odyssey by Dale Stenseth

is available as an eBook for $2.99 from the Amazon Kindle Store.

The paperback version is available at Hennepin County Library.

Freighter Odyssey eBook Cover
We were chased by pirates 2 nights in a row, but our alert navigation officers successfully out-ran them.
4/18/2013 - 2013 update to eBook: Added link to 74 picturess.
6/17/11 Uploaded to the Amazon Kindle Store.
6/24/09 Second printing received.
4/10/09 Received books.
3/23/09 Uploaded the images for the cover.
3/20/09 The text for my book Freighter Odyssey - Around the world in 130 Days was uploaded to the printer.

Actual Itinerary: Oct. 18, 2008-Feb. 21, 2009

Day Date Position Ports visited Possible ports
1-410/16
10/19/08
30°N 95°WEmbark, Houston, USA 
5-710/20
10/22/08
30°N 90°WNew Orleans, LA 
10-1310/24
10/26/08
27°N 80°WWest Palm Beach, FLSavannah
14-1910/28
11/2/08
40°N 75°WPhiladelphia, PANewport News;
Camden, NJ;
NYC
19-2711/3-
11/10/08
 Atlantic Ocean crossing 
28-3511/11-
11/19/08
51°N 4°EAntwerp, BelgiumImmingham/Liverpool, UK
36-4111/20-
11/25/08
53°N 9°EHamburg, Germany 
42-4911/26-
12/3/08
 North Sea,
English Channel,
Atlantic Ocean,
Mediterranean Sea
 
50-5112/4-
12/5/08
31°N 32°ESuez Canal passage 
52-6212/6-
12/16/08
 Red Sea,
Indian Ocean passage
 
62-6312/16-
12/17/08
6°S 107°EJakarta, IndonesiaChennai, India;
Surabaya, Indonesia;
Tanjumg Jati, Indonesia
65-6712/19-
12/21/08
1°N 103°ESingapore 
69-7112/23-
12/25/08
13°N 100°ELaem Chabong, ThailandKo Sichang/Maptaphut, Thailand
73-7512/27-
12/29/08
 Ho Chi Minh City, VNPhu My/Haiphong, Viet Nam
76-7812/30/08-
1/1/09
22°N 114°EHong KongKaohsiung, Taiwan
80-821/3-
1/5/09
31°N 121°EShanghai, China
84-891/7-
1/12/09
39°N 121°E
31°N 118°E
Dalian, China
Xingang, China
Qingdao, China;
Yangpu/Fangcheng, China
90-911/13-
1/14/09
31°N 121°EShanghai, ChinaInchon/Onson/Ulsan, S.Korea;
Masan, South Korea
94-961/17-
1/19/09
35°N 136°ENagoya, JapanKobe, Japan
97-991/20-
1/22/09
33°N 130°ENagasaki, JapanYokohama, Japan;
Ishigaki/Hitachi, Japan
100-1191/23-
2/10/09
North to 31°N
132°E to 81°W
Pacific Ocean crossingLong Beach, CA;
San Diego, CA
1202/11/09 9°N 79°WPanama Canal passage 
121-1232/12-
2/14/09
 Caribbean Sea;
Gulf of Mexico
 
1242/15/09 29°N 95°WGalveston, TXFreeport, TX
126-1282/17-
2/19/09
30°N 90°WNew Orleans, LA 
1302/21/09 30°N 95°WHouston, TXDisembark

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