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It's The Most Wonderful Time Of Year

Some may consider the most wonderful season to be Christmas, but I have to disagree. Many of my friends (and the ladies of Sex and the City) consider Fleet Week to be the best by far! 23 more words

Events

USS Essex, USS Chancellorsville and USS Howard to participate in Seattle Seafair Fleet Week

SEATTLE, Wash. – Sailors aboard the U.S. Navy amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2), guided-missile cruiser USS Chancellorsville (CG 62), and guided-missile destroyer USS Howard (DDG 83) will be in Seattle for Seafair as part of the annual festival’s Fleet Week, marking the return of the U.S. 535 more words

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New York, New York - Day 4 - Welcoming Fleet Week!

Wednesday 21st May

My last day in NYC was all about Fleet Week (and the Hungry Ghost’s giant donuts – I braved the Hibiscus one, which tasted really sweet…I am not sure what hibiscus is supposed to taste like though). 315 more words

Travel

Portland, where the grass truly is greener.

More often than not a city will be known for one thing. Opinions from the people who live there, to the people who have visited there, to people who have heard from everyone else what it’s like. 1,169 more words

The Fleet Week that Wasn't

For those of you who don’t live in New York or have never seen that one episode of Sex and the City, Fleet Week is an annual celebration where thousands of seagoing military personnel flood New York City, creating a massive party atmosphere. 800 more words

New York

Our Goodbye America Tour

The hubby and I have returned at last from what I’ve dubbed our “Goodbye America” tour. Unfortunately we were not able to see ALL of our family and friends spread out across the country, but we saw as many as we could! 828 more words

Military Life

The Fleet Returned to New York City

The fleet has returned to New York City.

Three Navy ships and two Coast Guard cutters glided through New York Harbor on Wednesday to launch a celebration of America’s sea services.

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