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Fun Pre-Cruise Day in Vancouver!
Fun Pre-Cruise Day in Vancouver!

Fun Pre-Cruise Day in Vancouver!

Today Steve (DOS) and I had a fun and leisurely time exploring the downtown and port area of Vancouver. While we’ve both been here before, it was usually just to catch a cruise, with little time to actually sightsee the…

Full Panama Canal Transit Thru The New Locks on The Caribbean Princess!
Full Panama Canal Transit Thru The New Locks on The Caribbean Princess!

Full Panama Canal Transit Thru The New Locks on The Caribbean Princess!

Steve (DOS) and I recently did a full transit thru the new Panama Canal locks aboard the Caribbean Princess on a 15 night cruise from Ft. Lauderdale to San Francisco. We had a wonderful time, and I’m just now getting…

So Long Sky Princess, until We Meet Again!
So Long Sky Princess, until We Meet Again!

So Long Sky Princess, until We Meet Again!

While this cruise on the Sky Princess was a short 7 day Caribbean Cruise, we really packed a lot of fun in one short week and met some wonderful people. The last day of the cruise was a sea day…

Return to South Africa – the Adventure Begins!
Return to South Africa  – the Adventure Begins!

Return to South Africa – the Adventure Begins!

After having such an enjoyable time last year on our AMA Waterways Africa cruise/tour, Steve (DOS) and I are returning to South Africa once again, this time on our own.  Including travel, our nearly three week trip, unlike last year’s…

Valentine’s Day on Celebrity Constellation in Penthouse 6147
Valentine’s Day on Celebrity Constellation in Penthouse 6147

Valentine’s Day on Celebrity Constellation in Penthouse 6147

Happy Valentine’s Day everyone!  No, I wish I were back on the Constellation today, but this post is a memory of our Valentine’s from 3 years ago.   I logged onto Facebook this morning and saw I had memories of…

Pre-election blues!
Pre-election blues!

Pre-election blues!

It’s Monday night and I’m writing this from my hotel room in suburban Pittsburgh, where I’m staying here thru Friday on business.  Steve (DOS) and I had a fun weekend home in Orlando this past weekend, and as always, it’s…

Flight with a Princess!
Flight with a Princess!

Flight with a Princess!

After staying overnight in the Hyatt Orlando Airport, Steve (DOS) and I both had the same 10:20am flight to Dallas.  He was going on to Las Vegas (for fun of course) while I was going on to Sioux Falls, and…

Cruising thru the Panama Canal
Cruising thru the Panama Canal

Cruising thru the Panama Canal

So I’m a bit tardy getting the Panama Canal post below ‘posted’, but I’ve been quite busy since we got back from vacation; mostly traveling for work.  I wrote the following post while aboard the ship but delayed posting it…