Monthly Archives: June 2015

A glorious, relaxed day at sea

I knew from the moment I stepped onto the balcony that it was going to be a glorious day.  We slept in this morning so, by the time I stepped out onto the balcony the sun was already high in … Continue reading

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Turn around day in Harwich, England

Today is the end of our 14 night trans-Atlantic cruise to Harwich, England and the first day of our 12 night cruise to the Baltic. As I mentioned earlier, the excursion office made special arrangements for the consecutive cruisers to … Continue reading

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Enjoying a wonderful walking tour through the medieval city of Bruges, Belgium

We were up early in the morning even though our tour for the day was not until after lunch. Today we are off to take a walking tour the city Bruges (Zeebrugge), Belgium and visit a chocolate museum where will … Continue reading

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An awe inspiring day in Normandy, France

Normally I start my daily writings chronicling the weather, our rush to breakfast and preparing for the day but not today, not today. Today we will be visiting a site that is on both of our bucket lists, the American … Continue reading

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We kissed the Blarney Stone!!!!!

After the roller coaster ride we had yesterday with high winds and seas, we actually got a good night’s sleep. The sleep of exhaustion, but sleep nonetheless. We were up early to prepare for our day touring Blarney Castle. It … Continue reading

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A Turbulent day at sea

Oh, my, I woke up in the middle of the night feeling as though I was in an amusement park and being rocked back and forth on a roller coaster. Outside the wind had become stronger and the seas angrier. … Continue reading

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Exploring the Brilliance of the Seas

What an interesting day! I was up at 6:30am to get ready for my walk around the ship. At least one day each trip I like to get up early and walk around the ship to take pictures before the … Continue reading

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