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Fitness Aboard a Cruise Ship

For most cruises, use of the fitness center (gym), jogging and walking tracks, and wellness classes amounts to a token effort. We say this...

Port of Miami

We're on board the Norwegian star at the port of Miami. This was by far the easiest boarding we've ever done on a cruise...
Villefranche, France

Villefranche – A Walk Along the Southern France Seaside Town

 Not long ago we stopped in at Villefranche, a little French town along the Mediterranean coast. We were aboard the Royal Caribbean Freedom of...

Reviewing the Norwegian Getaway

We made an Atlantic Crossing aboard the Norwegian Getaway. Here are a few impressions of our first experience on this ship.

Journey Across the Atlantic, An Introduction

As an introduction to this week's series of blog entries, we thought we would start by explaining what's to come. We're on a cruise...
Ice Show aboard the Independence of the Seas.

Ice Show Aboard the Independence of the Seas

Today, we spent some time in Studio B, which is the ice rink aboard ship. We watched an ice show that was good by any...
Rock of Gibraltar

Gibraltar for a Day

Not long ago, we visited the British Overseas Territory of Gibraltar for a day. As many of you will know, Gibraltar is located at...

Thinking about Cruising

We're getting ready to head out on a cruise. This time we'll be leaving Fort Lauderdale and making our way to southern...