Respect for eachother on a ship is very important! Its important to get to know eachother and know peoples borders and needs!! The people aboard Sorlandet feels like a family After living with them for a year! Problems would be taken seriously at any level, and the Environment was extremely good yet challenging living on top of 50 other students and 22 adults. The communication was important everyday. That was the most important thing I remember, including dicipline. That was very important to keep the crew and ship safe. The parents knew everything at all time in my opinion, the crew sendt Mail to the parents through satelite.