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What a Cruise!

I’m now finally home after four months and a nine days and what a cruise! I have been around the world on a cruise ship and I am so pleased I started this blog to share my experiences. I was in two minds whether to do it as I thought no one would be interested! …… Continue reading What a Cruise!

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The World Cruise in Photos

After 111 days on the World Cruise, I wanted to share with you the best photos. You have read the blogs but here were the bests bits! Los Angeles – USA The luggage, flying out and sailing out to sea. Bora Bora – French Polynesia After eight days at sea it was magical to arrive…… Continue reading The World Cruise in Photos

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111 Days Sailing Around the World

After 111 days of the world cruise, we have been to 36 ports, 25 countries, 6 continents, transited through 2 canals, sailed 10 seas and crossed 3 oceans and spent 73 days at sea. I can’t believe the world cruise has come to an end. It seemed like it was never going to, but here…… Continue reading 111 Days Sailing Around the World

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The Mayan Ruins of El Salvador

This was my first time to El Salvador and I went back in time to visit the Mayan ruins. I visited two pre-Hispanic archaeological sites. The Mayan Ruins of San Andrés and the UNESCO World Heritage Site Joya de Ceren. We docked in Acajutla, El Salvador and drove to the archaeologically ruins of San Andrés,…… Continue reading The Mayan Ruins of El Salvador

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Joining Two Oceans – The Panama Canal

  I have sailed through the Panama Canal so many times, as I worked many Panama seasons onboard. I find it difficult to get excited about this part of the world! But this time I quite enjoyed just watching. The Panama Canal was built so it is quicker to transit to the Pacific Ocean from…… Continue reading Joining Two Oceans – The Panama Canal

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What you must see in Nicaragua

Nicaragua is a beautiful country and I went to visit Granada, Nicaragua’s oldest city. On the way, I also got to see Lake Nicaragua and the Apoyo Crater. We anchored off San Juan del Sur which is a lovely beach town with seafood restaurants right on the beach. From San Juan del Sur we drove…… Continue reading What you must see in Nicaragua

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Beautiful Bermuda

It was touch and go if we were going to make it to Bermuda as for two days it was very rough weather. But we did make it in the end for, four hours. I went from a cruise ship to a cruise around the Bermudan Islands! It was so nice to finally be in…… Continue reading Beautiful Bermuda