GLITZ! GLAM! Thank you Ma’am – Spirits Sleight of Hand

On the second leg of our back to back journey aboard NCL Spirit the crew members still serving their contracts became familiar and friendly faces. Most did a double take after seeing us on the repositioning back to Barcelona. We …

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Beware the Boot Camp Whisperer

During our preliminary discussion with the amicable South African instructor Stuart he laid out the plan to get us to our optimal goals in a short amount of time, despite his assurance that the work out would be upbeat and …

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Reverie for Italy

“Remember that it’s only by going off the track that you get to know the country…And don’t, let me beg you, go with that awful tourist idea that Italy’s only a museum of antiquities and art. Love and understand the …

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Service with a Smile

“We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.” – Jawaharial Nehru During our quiet time …

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The People You Meet

“Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness.” – Mark Twain Felicia and Kristle are two very lovely 39 year young professional world travelers from Los Angeles, they are no strangers to the world of cruising and between the two …

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What Do Civitavecchia & Livorona Italy & Toulon, France Have In Common?

Day 10 – Back to Back Civitavecchia After 3 hours of dancing last night we only had energy for a short walk around the city which was much sunnier and with calmer seas from our previous visit. We walked through …

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“LUST” At Sea

Hoping to read of a steamy encounter? Not this time, however it stands for the acronym to mean: Love, unification, strength and trust all embodied in the production we saw last night of “Come Fly With Me” from the Parisian …

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Well…

Day 7 Mykonos, Greece The summer edition of “Mykonos Summertime” magazine has this to say about Mykonos: “Here in Mykonos you may have to stoop down to enter a home or a chapel, yet your soul feels light. Here you …

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Musings On A Back-to-Back Cruise

Day 1 – Back to Back Begins After yesterday’s day of sun we awoke to chilly temperatures and rain, thus my plan to explore the city and discover the reasons why she is so loved have been temporarily suspended. We …

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