PIRATES!

It's not a vacation, it's an adventure! Cruise liner companies in Russia have come up with an interesting and lucrative idea. For just 3500 pounds, $6995 U.S., you can cruise the Somali coast looking for pirates. The yaht adventurerers travel in is armed to the teeth, of course. Ahoy maties, sail in for a look at the story- http://www.metro.co.uk/weird/article.html?Thrill-seekers_pay_%A33.5k_to_attack_pirates&in_article_id=692946&in_page_id=2
     Posted By: patty - Sat Jun 27, 2009
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i guess this will be what replaces african big game hunts as the big adventure vacation. sounds scary and dangerous to me. i could also think of alot of other uses for that much money!
Posted by Patty in Ohio, USA on 06/27/09 at 07:37 AM
This one's been around for a while but when we first found it there was lively discussion during our Wednesday AM meetings about starting one up for real.
Posted by Expat47 in Athens, Greece on 06/27/09 at 10:12 AM
my bad, i found it on a 'reliable' news source though. a neat story anyway. thanks spyone.
Posted by Patty in Ohio, USA on 06/27/09 at 11:28 AM
http://www.somalicruises.com/

I found this on Stumbleupon a few weeks ago, sent it to a friend but couldn't find any record of it in my histories, so had to hunt it down through Google. The 'testimonials' are great, and something of a giveaway.
Posted by qualityleashdog on 06/27/09 at 10:18 PM
you're right qld the testimonials are a hoot. :lol:
Posted by Patty in Ohio, USA on 06/28/09 at 06:36 AM
so atleast i actually caught something weird and shared it, one way or the other! 😉
Posted by Patty in Ohio, USA on 06/29/09 at 01:01 AM
I'm w/ expat. I'm committed to Bermuda for my next holiday, but I know of a couple of captains who would gladly take a group of us...
Posted by mrjazz on 06/30/09 at 11:03 AM
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