Monthly Archives: April 2015

Cruise Tales – 2015 South and East Caribbean #13: Last Cruise Run, Pool, Sun Deck

Today is our second sea day in a row and last day of our week and a half cruise. After Easter Sunday service we headed back to our room and prepared for the late morning activities. We both put on … Continue reading

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Cruise Tales – 2015 South and East Caribbean #12: Easter Service with Pastor Dave

When we booked our cruise we didn’t pay attention to the potential that we would be aboard ship during Christian religious holidays. But that is exactly what happened. We set sail a few days before Palm Sunday and docked back … Continue reading

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Cruise Tales – 2015 South and East Caribbean #11: Treadmill – Don’t Rock the Boat Baby

When sailing through the ocean there is a one hundred per cent chance that there will be waves. The only questions are: how high will they be and from which direction. When attempting to fall asleep the waves are often … Continue reading

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Cruise Tales – 2015 South and East Caribbean #10: Cinnamon Bay at St. John

Upon our arrival in St. Thomas in the U.S. Virgin Islands it seemed like the most popular option selected by cruise ship passengers were excursions to nearby St. John for relaxation on a beach, snorkeling or both. Choices included Trunk … Continue reading

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Cruise Tales – 2015 South and East Caribbean #9: Stanford Joseph of St. Thomas

Today’s cruising adventure involved local transportation as we exited our ship in St. Thomas in the U.S. Virgin islands, took a taxi to the ferry boat, ferried to St. John and taxied to Cinnamon Bay. Then we retraced our route … Continue reading

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Cruise Tales – 2015 South and East Caribbean #8: Music and Humor with Jim

There were many different musical and variety acts on board from which to choose. Steel drums poolside, a jazz band in the Spinnaker Lounge one night, Karaoke in the Bliss Lounge every evening, a Motown revue at Spinnaker another night … Continue reading

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Cruise Tales – 2015 South and East Caribbean #7: Walking in Downtown Castries, St. Lucia

The third of our four ports of call on this cruise was in Castries, St. Lucia. Jill had been looking forward to this stop immensely, but was sick and confined to quarters so I was on my own. I started … Continue reading

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