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Relaxing last day at sea and then the journey home

The last day of any cruise there is always a flurry of activity.  Last minute decisions to make about souvenir photos to buy, running down to the casino for our free pulls and spending a bit of time saying thank … Continue reading

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Enjoying the companionship of friends, cold beer and delicious food on Cozumel

Is there anything better than having a cold one and breaking bread with family and friends?  I love sharing time with friends and I especially love sharing my favorite places with them that we have found during our travels. On … Continue reading

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Lovely, lazy day at sea

It was just a week ago today that I happily posted the next adventure of our back-to-back cruises to the Caribbean on the Brilliance of the seas when out of nowhere I was felled by, first the flu bug and … Continue reading

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A wonderful day spent in one of our bucket list destinations: Key West, Florida

What can I possibly tell you about our wonderful visit to Key West?  Should I talk about the colors of the waters past the shoreline, the colorful history of this beautiful city, the lush foliage we saw embracing so many … Continue reading

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Turnaround day: new cabin, new table mates and more fun

Turn around day tends to be fairly relaxed.  No rushing to get a quick breakfast, get to your assigned waiting area, getting through customs and then the making your way home.  And yet, here we were at 5:30 AM standing … Continue reading

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Last day on Brilliance filled with sunshine and laughter

In the wee hours of the morning I woke up to the sensation of being gently rocked back and forth.  The sea had become a bit turbulent creating a field of white caps across the water landscape. But, for the … Continue reading

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A beautiful day to sit by the sea in Cozumel

Today we dock at one of our favorite destinations in the Caribbean, Cozumel, Mexico.  We slept in this morning so I missed the sunrise.  But I have to say that, like yesterday, there was a misty curtain hanging over the … Continue reading

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