Le Diamant (Formerly Song of Flower)

This elegant, small cruise ship is the one that we’re hoping and praying to use for Purposeful Africa in the fall of 2010. Rhonda Sand, owner of TMI Tours & Cruises and the founder of Purposeful Africa says, “It’s my favorite ship in the entire world because it is small enough to be intimate yet […]

Hope for the Orphans of West Africa

The numbers are grave. 11.6 million children in Sub-Saharan Africa have been orphaned as a result of AIDS. The results are frightening. Orphaned children often remain uneducated because of a lack of educational resources. Many go without life and social skills they would have been taught by their late-parents. Most orphans face economic, social, and […]

Looking for a Cruise with a Cause? Check this one out!

Purposeful Africa: Overview In the fall of 2010 we will embark on 6 consecutive cruises (10-15 days each); take one segment, a few, or all of them. Come let our Purposeful Africa ship-based project give you a chance to serve softly in the mission field while seeing majestic, exotic Africa. On this enlightening journey that […]

A Very Unique, Out of the Ordinary Cruise Experience – Part 2

So, what’s the best way to visit these stunning, distinctive locations? Why by ship of course! An incomparable itinerary deserves a really unique ship too…such as the RMS St. Helena. The 6,767 GT, 345-foot RMS St. Helena, built in 1989, sails with British and St. Helenian officers and crew, and carries 1,500 tons of cargo […]

A Very Unique, Out of the Ordinary Cruise Experience –Part 1

Are you wanting to get away from the normal cruise itinerary, shore excursions, and typical amenities offered by the usual cruise lines? Looking for a truly unique, unusual cruise experience? Have you ever heard of Ascension Island or St. Helena? How about Walvis Bay? These are some lesser known, absolutely beautiful islands and locations along […]