Hopping a Freighter to Europe

On a cold morning in early January 1966, the Norwegian bulk carrier MS Holtefjell arrived at The Port of Vancouver. A few days later, she departed en route for Hamburg with a cargo of Canadian grain and a brand new deckhand. At the age of nineteen, I was bound for Europe on my first great adventure.My journey began... Continue Reading →

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