Monthly Archives: April 2006

Our Caribbean cruise (2006)–Day 9

Homeward Bound The worst part of any vacation is this; it has to eventually end. It doesn’t matter if it’s an eight-day trip such as this one, or a three-week marathon jaunt to Hawai`i. All too soon, you’re packing your … Continue reading

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Our Caribbean cruise (2006)–Day 8

Nassau, Bahamas Let’s just say that Nassau wasn’t our favorite port of call, m’kay? A few things which marred it just a bit, keeping in mind that it was still a decent day of vacation, it just didn’t compare with … Continue reading

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Our Caribbean cruise (2006)–Day 7

At Sea Not much going on today, just a day of relaxation poolside and taking more pictures. By now, there wasn’t much of the ship which I hadn’t photographed, of course. It was yet another formal night, so we went … Continue reading

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Our Caribbean cruise (2006)–Day 6

St. Thomas What an island! Our first views of this magnificent place gave the initial impression that this would be a special stop on our tour, and we weren’t disappointed. A slight delay due to my lack of planning and … Continue reading

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Our Caribbean cruise (2006)–Day 5

Antigua This was the warmest day we encountered during our cruise–88 degrees but the humidity was down somewhat today so it was still fairly comfortable. We were already entering the harbor at St. John’s, Antigua when we arrived at the … Continue reading

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Our Caribbean cruise (2006)–Day 4

St. Maarten Early to rise today at 5 a.m.; no particular reason for this other than my wife left a wakeup call, so when she got up…I got up. . There is just something neat about setting sail from an … Continue reading

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Our Caribbean cruise (2006)–Day 3

San Juan, Puerto Rico Deck 11 (where the swimming pool is) and Deck 12 filled up quickly this morning with folks hoping to get some sun before we docked in San Juan at 2 p.m. I learned a valuable lesson … Continue reading

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Our Caribbean cruise (2006)–Day 2

At Sea Sea Days are those days when you can relax, enjoy some sun and work on those tans, go shopping, explore the ship, do whatever you want to do. We decided on the sun, but for other than the … Continue reading

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Our Caribbean cruise (2006)–Day 1

About These Pictures The pics you’ll find throughout this review were taken with a Nikon D50, purchased two months ago. Many were taken using a circular polarizing lens. By clicking a thumbnail, you’ll access a larger version of that picture. … Continue reading

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