The captain has just informed us that our engine problems have caused our
speed to drop to a bit over half what it should be, which means we have to cancel some ports.
Rather than stopping at Wellington and Napier, he has decided to sail
straight to Auckland so that we get there on time.
The cruise duration will be the same – we’ll arrive in Auckland on
Saturday. We just won’t stop anywhere on the way.
Here’s a quick view of Aurora’s atrium and its impressive water sculpture.