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It’s the end of the world (cruise that is)

July 6, 2017 We had a lot of fun in the last 2 days of the cruise! After we left Charleston, we had a sailaway party on the deck and a July 4 barbecue.  Good music, good friends and a … Continue reading

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Charleston, SC, USA

July 3 & 4, 2017 Last night we had a dinner with most of the group that contributed to the quilt project.  We had a fun time. Lima was at our table, she had bid to be cruise director for … Continue reading

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St. George’s, Bermuda

June 30 and July 1, 2017 First of all, last night’s event and sunset. The QUILT raffle was held last night, and over $6000 was raised for the crew welfare fund! I didn’t win the quilt.. But am happy to … Continue reading

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New York, NY, USA

June 27 and 28, 2017 When we left Boston, we. sailed through the Cape Cod canal.  Very fun to see all of the people watching and waving from the shore.  Apparently not a lot of cruise ships sail through here. … Continue reading

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Sailing out of Boston

June 26, 2017 Lobsters on the deck.  Need I say more???  Well, there’s always the beautiful sea and sky.  

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Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Jume 26, 2017 What a wonderful day in Boston! Adam, Mark and Ramsay came on the ship and we got to show then our home for the past 6 months.  It was a beautiful day and we had lunch on … Continue reading

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Bar Harbor, Maine, USA

June 25, 2017 Well here we are back in the USA, and as the immigration official said this morning, ” welcome home”! Last night we had the last ATW dinner and it was amazing! Here’s the memu and all the … Continue reading

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Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Jume 24, 2017 Halifax is a thriving city of 400,000 and has one of the world’s largest harbors, 10 miles long. It was established in 1749 and the fortress was used to protect Boston. Now over 1 million ships come … Continue reading

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Sept-Iles, Canada

June 22, 2017 Day 167! Well, Marie was right, it’s no Fort Lauderdale! The town is located at the mouth of the Gulf of St. Lawrence and it is picturesque but tiny. We were greeted by young Innu dancers and … Continue reading

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More about Quebec

June 21, 2017 Qu├ębec is the only walled city in North America and a UNESCO world heritage site. 90% of the population speaks French and it does test my high school French.  I practice a bit with duolingo app, and … Continue reading

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