Eat, Drink, Shop and Be Merry- Day 5

April 23, 2012 Lunch today after shopping is at the Viktualienmarkt in Munich, an outdoor area with long tables. Nice place to get a fish sandwich on a roll and check out all the goodies…

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Fussen, Germany- Day 6

April 24, 2012 Today we take the train around the corner from our hotel at 11:15 AM.  We are on the way to Fussen, Germany. We buy cheese, olives, ham and French bread for the…

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The Famous Neuschwanstein Castle-Day 7

April 25, 2012 Wednesday Today we will visit the famous Neuschwanstein Castle. It’s a short bus ride from our hotel and as we wait we meet a lovely woman,  Katherine,from Canada who is about our…

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First Class- Day 8

April 26, 2010 Our first class flight awaits! Back to the real world, back to New Jersey and the Turnpike! Germany will be missed! I even got to see Santa Claus- guess he was doing…

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Newark NJ to Seattle to Alaska! Day 1

July 13, 2010 Newark NJ to Seattle to Alaska… Dolores and I will begin our 9th trip together. Yes, the “most excellent adventure awaits !” This year it’s a cruise on the Royal Caribbean’s “Rhapsody…

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Seattle WA – Day 2

Seattle Seattle, WA Seattle- July 14, 2010 A delayed flight  on the runway,- boo hoo- but we finally take off at 8:30 AM and arrive in Seattle six hours later and  check in to Comfort…

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Last Day in Seattle- Day 3

Seattle, WA     July 15, 2010 Thursday. We check into The Marriott Spring Hill suites on Yale street and have breakfast in the dining room. Upon returning I realize the zipper on my suitcase…

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At Sea! Day 4

At Sea! Seattle, WA   July 16, 2010 Friday It’s finally cruise day. I am up at 4:10 in the a.m. once again. We enjoy a full breakfast downstairs at the Marriott, pack your stuff…

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Art Auction- Day 5

July 17, 2010. Today we are at sea. I slept  for 10 hours! We spend a few hours a the   art auction which was very nice. Bonus points for the free champagne! Pool and…

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Juneau, AK- Day 6

Juneau, AK       July 18, 2010 . After an early breakfast in the Windjammer Café, we pull into the port at Juneau.  Beautiful,massive evergreens envelope us! Fun facts about Juneau The tongue is…

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