The cabin I will be in is circled.

May 6th

"All My Bags Are Packed, I'm Ready To Go..."

Houston Airport

Fort Lauderdale Airport

Fort Lauderdale Port

Emergency Drill

Leaving Fort Lauderdale

Leaving Fort Lauderdale


May 7th

The Morning Walking Parade

Willie and Billy

With the Captain

Table Setting

Asparagus Soup

Avocado and Citrus Salad


Champagne Sorbet

Veil Main Course

Nightly Desert Dish (ok..I ate a few before I took the photo)

Chocolate Trilogy

Me with Paul Reynolds, Cruise Director

Me with Paul

May 8th

George Town, Cayman Islands

George Town, Cayman Islands

The Tender

Navigator in George Town

There is a "Hard Rock" everywhere

Janet, Judy and I on the Catameran

Judy and I on the Catameran (courtesy Jon Plimpton)




This would be me

As would this

Janet and I

The many fish

Over "The Cali"

Over "The Cali"

Over "The Cali"

The "Hard Rock Cafe"

Phil took a picture of me taking a picture

Outside the Tortuga Rum Cake Factory

The Navigator with "The Party Ship"

May 9th

My Cabin

The bed and vanity area

The desk area with cabinets

From bed to Front door. Closet and bathroom would be on the left

Closet with drawers and safe

Other side of closet





Pool Grill Breakfast - Fruit

Pool Grill Breakfast

Pool Grill Breakfast - Eggs, Bacon, etc

Pool Grill Breakfast - Cereals

David Burnett, Photographer


Lt. Col. Brendan Hollis

Block Party - Sorry, out of focus

Phil and Janet at Dinner

Jake, Judy and Donna at Dinner

14 Layer Cake (notice the number 14 in chocolate)

My Cheesecake Desert

George and I

The Casino (Table side)

Aldwin and Atanas


May 10th

The "New City" of Cartagena

Our Pilot Backing the Ship into Port

Monument of Simon Bolivar

San Felipe Fortress

Vendors at Bus

White Birds in Trees

Clock Tower - Entrance to Old City

Street in Old City

Catholic Church

A stop for refreshments/entertainment (courtesy Jon Plimpton)

One of the City Squares

"Picture, One Dollar" - Candid shot

Metal Sculpture in Town Square

Mirror Artwork 1

Mirror Artwork - 2

May 11th

Casino - Slot Side

Casino - Slot Side

Library/Computer Area - Note My Laptop on the table

Park West Art Gallery

Clothing Shop

Emil and Halina

Lyn and Pat

A Desert - About the size of a Half Dollar

May 12th

Island of Uvita - Coming into Puerto Limon

On the Train

Sloth In Tree

On the Train

The Ocean

The Engine

The Train

A Loverly Bunch of Coconuts

Find the Monkey in the Tree

Our Guide, Daniel

Bananas In their Blue Bags (to protect them)

A Cashew (the nut is in the top part)


Fresh Bananas

Coconut Palm. You split it open and shake it....

...and this is what you get

The River we will cruise down

Our River Cruise Boat


Another Monkey


Along the River

Unwrapping Bananas from the Field and washing

Cutting the Bananas into segments

Sanatizing the Bananas

A Baby Sloth Close-up

Painted Feather

May 13th

First, Photos from the various webcams:

(To save pictures to your computer, right click on the photo and choose "Save Picture As..")

Entering the Gatun Locks:

Exiting the Gatun Locks:

Going Under the Centennial Bridge

Going Into Miraflores Locks

My Canal Photos:

Miraflores Locks

Locks Opening For Us

One of the "Mules" who take you through

Gatun Lock Building

The New Canal being built

Centennial Bridge, which is also the Continental Divide

Miraflores Locks

Bridge of Americas

Certificate Given to Passengers

May 14th

Breakfast from Room Service. Someone ate the Omelet.

Had to get a photo of the pear shaped potato

My regular waiter, Dennis

Dolphins (courtesy Phil, medary.com)

Dolphin (courtesy Phil, medary.com)

Bird (courtesy Phil, medary.com)

Turtle (courtesy Phil, medary.com)

May 15th

Yalila and the Pottery I purchase

A Sculpture in town

The Church

The Streets to get to the Church

The Market

The Market

Our Ship next to the Sea Princess

Includes: Carmen Marlewski, Assistant Purser; Paul Reynolds, Cruise Director;
Rodi Alexander, Guest Performer; Rodi's Mother


I was asked to get photos of the Spa/Gym:

May 16th

From Phil and Janet's Room - until we get a clear one

Janet and I at the pool

The Pool Area

Lounges on the upper deck


Jakob in the pool

The Dolphins above the pool area

Willie leading the golf games

Tex Mex Day at the Grill

Ribs and Ground Beef

New Honorary Member of the "AS Roma" Soccer Team

Ice Sculpture at Society Reception

Some of the food served

Lyn and Pat

Rodi as Barbra

May 17th

Puerto Chiapas

The Terminal Building

Welcomed by music and Dancing

A School


Modern Cathedral

Street Signs sponsored by Chevrolet

A Town Square

Transit Authority Officer

Chicken For Sale

Market on the Street

Spices for Sale inside



Town Square Marker

Town Square

Pharmacy Mascot

Pharmacy Mascot with blow-up figure and actual Pharmacy in background

May 18th

Sunrise in Huatulco

Huatulco Beach

Downtown Huatulco

Huatulco Hillside (Buildings Still Unfinished)

The Welcome Sign

The Church

Inside the Church

Navigator in Huatulco

May 19th

Sunrise at Acapulco

Looking back at Acapulco


Palm Tree

The beach at the Pierre Marques Hotel

Pool at Pierre Marques Hotel

Pool at Pierre Marques Hotel with Pacific Ocean in the background

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Grand Deck BBQ and Mexican Folklorico Festival:

May 20th

$750 Mink Necklace

May 21st

Newer Part of Puerto Vallarta

Shopping Mall Across from the Port

Sculpture along "The Boardwalk" in Old Puerto Vallarta

Sculpture along "The Boardwalk" in Old Puerto Vallarta

Cobblestone Streets

Sculpture along "The Boardwalk" in Old Puerto Vallarta

Old Puerto Vallarta with Cathedral


Cathedral of the Lady of Guadalupe

Inside Cathedral


The ever popular OXXO stores

May 22nd

Cabo San Lucas from a distance

Cabo San Lucas



The Tenders

Tenders going ashore

Lover's Beach

Crashing Waves

Famous Arch

May 23rd

The non-blurry photo from Phil


More Photos from Around the Ship:

Destination Services (Excursions, etc)

Lyn at Reception Desk

Lynn Madsen, Cruise Consultant (Future Cruises)

Connoisseurs Club (smoking area)

Card Room

Public Restroom

Laundry Room - Ironing End

Laundry Room - Washing End

Different View of my Balcony

May 24th

Coming into San Diego

Gary at Prime 7

The Cirque Show Set

Paul after the show

May 25th

Crew Kapers

Crew Kapers

Dinner with Josh and Eric

May 26th

Golden Gate Bridge in the Fog

Golden Gate Bridge in the Fog

Golden Gate Bridge in the Fog

Palace of Fine Arts in Background

Ghirardelli Square

Alcatraz Island

Unloading Luggage