STEVE MARASPIN / BESIDES SOFTWARE

Archive for 2012

Onboard Royal Caribbean Grandeur of the Seas

Review and pictures of our september 2012 cruise in Greece

After having evaluated a few options, Desy and I decided to book a cruise holiday in Greece. In retrospect, we’re glad of our pick: our late September getaway turned out to be much better than expected. And that’s been not only because of the great weather we had and the cool places we visited, but also because (once on board) Royal Caribbean often exceeded our expectations. We found a good itinerary through cruisecheap.com and managed to get a decent deal (800€ pp all included, for 10 nights in a large ocean-view stateroom) through www.royalcaribbean.com. Below you can find a review of our experience. At the gallery you can also find some pictures of the ship, and the holiday alltogether. Enojy!

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State of the Net 2012

through the eyes of a software engineer

State of the Net 2012  recently took place in Trieste. That’s so close to my home that I would have felt really ashamed If I didn’t attend. Actually, I could only show up at the Saturday half of the event, but that’s still been a great chance to keep up with updates and insights about current state of the net, social media, tourism, privacy and more.

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