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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Skagway AK, -Day 7

Skagway  AK     July 19, 2010 Monday. Today we are off to see Skagway. We go to the National Historic Park Klondike Gold Rush to get our  passport books stamped and  see a showing…

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Tracy Arm Fijord-Day 8

July 20, 2010 Oh my God it’s an early day!   Up at 3:45 AM! ……to get a view of the amazing glaciers in Tracy aArm Fjord. Stunning doesn’t even begin to capture the beauty…

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