Wave Season

“Wave Season” Part 3

Size of ships not withstanding, each Cruise Line has its own niche that draws passengers. Carnival actually owns several cruise companies including Costa in...
Vacation Cruise

“Wave Season” Part 2

It would be easier if I could tell you where cruise lines do NOT go, but I won’t go there.   Let’s start with...
Wave Season

“Wave Season” Part 1

Welcome to “Wave Season”. If you have not heard the term, do not feel bad as it was invented by the Cruise Industry to...
Black Forest Cake

CHRISTMAS MARKET Part 3

Day 5 brought us to Breisch, and our trip to the Black Forest. What a great day we had. I had looked forward to...
Christmas Market

CHRISTMAS MARKET Part 2

Our first stop on Day 4 is Speyer Germany where we take an included excursion to Heidelburg, home to the first university in Germany,...
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CHRISTMAS MARKET Part 1

I thought it would be appropriate to talk about the Christmas Market River Cruise at this time of year. The next 3 articles will...
Cherished Memories

NORMANDY AND OMAHA Part 2

Day 1 brought us to Vernon, where we chose the included tour to Giverny Castle, the place Claude Monet lived for 45 years. The...
Normandy

NORMANDY AND OMAHA Part 1

We called Dad’s Father PaPa. He was a very quiet fellow, never talking much about himself. He always seemed more interested in how his...
Waterfall

We were worried about a wild life Part 3

We next drove to Nyahururu waterfalls. What an amazing natural falls and green forest area. In the great Rift Valley, we started our next...
gracious Elephants

We were worried about a wild life Part 3

We next drove to Nyahururu waterfalls. What an amazing natural falls and green forest area. In the great Rift Valley, we started our next...

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