My Cruise History

Here you can read posts that detail my cruising history over the years.

2019 Ireland and Iceland Cruise – Reykjavik, Iceland

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Destinations/Ports Series: 2019 Ireland and Iceland Cruise I wasn’t quite sure what to expect from Reykjavik, Iceland. I had heard so many tales about the scenery and imagined what it would be like to live on an island that is so volcanic that geothermal energy is essentially the gross national product. What would it be…

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2019 Ireland and Iceland Cruise – Belfast, Northern Ireland

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Destinations/Ports Series: 2019 Ireland and Iceland Cruise Our day in Belfast seemed to go from bad to worse upon arrival. First the bad, the ship was subject to tidal flows, which meant that we could not arrive in the Port of Belfast until 10:00am, even though we departed Dublin, which was just a few hours…

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2019 Southern Caribbean ABC Cruise – Kralendijk, Bonaire

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Destinations/Ports Series: 2019 Southern Caribbean ABC Cruise They have a saying in Bonaire: “We make two things here: babies and salt”. Our tour included leaning about the salt farms and unfortunately the desperate lives that the slaves who harvested the salt were forced to live. But, we also learned about the wonderful people who now…

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2019 Southern Caribbean ABC Cruise – Wilemstad, Curacao

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Destinations/Ports Series: 2019 Southern Caribbean ABC Cruise It had been nearly 40 years since I had last visited Curacao, and quite frankly, it was very run down. I remember our tour just took us to the front street section of town to see the pretty buildings, but much beyond that, it was a town filled…

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