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Guest blogs from a Port Hardy trip on the Nautilus Swell

“I have been on many live aboards and nothings compares to this one!” -Hugh in the Salon after a spectacular Turkey Dinner! Adventure number four under way, just set sail last night to Browning Pass. The scuba divers have already … Continue reading

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Laughing is one of our great specialties. I never thought I could have so much fun at work!

It’s been a fun adventurous time the last couple weeks here on the Nautilus Swell, and I knew it would be! Last trip was my first trip being by myself as a Hostess, T had left me with some good … Continue reading

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I crawled into my bunk sore, tired and happily dreaming of nudibranchs, red irish lords, sculpins and crabs

Today I gave the exalted title of hostess over to the new recruit Amanda. I have been working with and training Amanda since September 10th and she has been a blast! Hard working and meticulous it wasn’t long before she … Continue reading

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I left my life behind for this adventure and wouldn’t want to be anywhere else right now..

This is the beginning of my adventure to say the least. I had no idea what to expect coming into this, but I am so glad I made the quick decision to come out to the Nautilus Swell. I absolutely … Continue reading

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My First Night Dive – Inseparable Mixture of Fascination, Frustration, Disorientation and Completely Enthralled

So I’m sitting in the wheelhouse of the Swell, overlooking Browning Pass on a beautiful, calm, sunny (still a little chilly!) day…it doesn’t get much better than this.  I’ve been in Mexico on the Nautilus Explorer all winter, and while … Continue reading

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