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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 Québec 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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Québec, Canada

June 21, 2017 Back to beautiful Québec.  What can I say.  Lots of walking, shopping, intermittent showers and sun and beauty all around. Plants with pants! And a meet up with Jessee!  Yay! And more of the  casino usual suspects. … Continue reading

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Montréal, Canada

June 20, 2017 We woke up this morning to a big storm and we wondered what kind of a day or would be.  Well the weather cleared and it was an absolutely beautiful day.  We started the day walking all … Continue reading

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Trois Rivieres, Canada

June 19, 2017 Trois Rivieres is located between Montreal and Quebec City.  We were here on our last trip and just loved this town. I  was looking forward to a shop that is an artist’s collective where I bought a … Continue reading

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At Sea

June 18, 2017 Happy Father’s day to all the dads…nice day at sea including a gala tea. Oceania does this so well.  Here are some pictures. The Apgar dessert table comes close, but can’t beat this! We ended the afternoon … Continue reading

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