The ‘fun group’ on the ship. Average hours slept per night 4 … no philosophy today but gratitude for such a wonderful opportunity to spend with such a high powered, talented and exciting group of women. We did have a conversation on whether we’d rather be called girls, women, or ladies … girls between friends and women in mixed company; there was a semi-consensus that ladies would be okay (if there is no connotation of ‘OLD’ associated to it. My mum and Aunt rocked out at the techno club at 2 in the morning … we have evidence. Travel not only opens eyes to opportunities for culture and experiences one can’t find at home it also adds friends who become family as if they’d always been there. Here’s to lollygagging again in March 2015.