Category Archives: USA

>Hollywood’s Walk of Fame

>While in LA last time, I got to see Hollywood’s walk of fame on my way to the Airport. Here I am beside Erroll Garner Did you know that cruise ships have godmothers? Angela Lansbury is the Godmother of our … Continue reading

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>Miami

>Isn’t Miami a nice sight, we can get some shopping done at least!  Just finding a drug store sometimes can be a challenge, even in Miami. 

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>Acadia National Park by Bike

>Since I am in Bar Harbor today, and trying to keep this blog up to date, I will show you our bike tour last week through Acadia National Park. The tour was offered especially for the crew, through the crew … Continue reading

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>The Best of San Pedro

> Today I am heading back to LA from a short vacation at home. I will be joining the ship again and hope to visit my favourite Mexican place in the port city of San Pedro. Some pictures from last … Continue reading

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>It’s Beginning to Look a lot Like…

>Miami , actually. It looks nice from the ship, especially lit up at night with the speed boats going by us and into the city. But to quote the Trombone player (who usually just talks about his own unit and/or … Continue reading

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>Bar Harbor…

> Some final pictures from New England and my Parent’s cruise: My first lobster roll was very yummy! The Shore Path is a nice place to take a picnic, or to get your photo taken with the ship as a … Continue reading

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>Holocaust Memorial in Boston

> In Boston there is a memorial to those, mostly Jews, who were killed in the Holocaust of WW2. It’s a very chilling series of 6 glass pillars inscribed with numbers. A mist is coming from grates below. The pillars … Continue reading

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>BIG AMERICAN SHOPPING

>When we hit Miami I took a day to myself. That’s right, no piano tuner, no new musicians to show around. I went shopping. I love American shopping and their wonderful stores like Bath & Body works, Victoria’s Secret, Urban … Continue reading

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>New York with the Parents

>I met my parents in New York city where they flew to join me on a cruise. We had a great time. Before boarding the ship I walked them to Times Square. On the way we found a huge street … Continue reading

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>Hawaiian Quilts

>Isn’t it beautiful! When the shuttle bus passed the Hawaiian quilt store in Honolulu I almost jumped out the window. Instead I found the shop, and spent 2 days pay on quilt kits.

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