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Debarkation Day

We opted to sign up for the free luggage valet program offered by the city of Seattle.  Our bags were directly transferred from the ship to our Alaska Airline flight, which means we would not see our luggage (after being left outside the stateroom the night before debarkation) until we arrived in LAX.  69 more words


A trip to Rüdesheim

In today’s fast paced lives, we bank on every chance we get to calculate and plan our every move, every decision and sometimes even the outcome! 626 more words

Victoria, BC

Day 6 was a sea day.  Conference all day.

Day 7 was conference in the morning, and Victoria in the evening.  Victoria was a stop to satisfy the Passenger Vessel Services Acts of 1886, which prohibits foreign vessels (as are all cruise lines) from transporting passengers from one US port to another.  103 more words


Fred. Olsen - Black Watch

I feel a Game of Thrones quote playing on Night Watch/Black Watch bubbling to the surface every time I write the name of the ship I’m visiting tomorrow. 372 more words



The age-old question “what do I pack” seemed to be ever-present in my mind prior to joining my first cruise ship. I had read the blogs and forums, watched the YouTube channels and even emailed my soon-to-be manager for advice. 149 more words