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... Matt and I tried out the Irish Coffees....v. good.
Marni and Brody were in good form today. There was an elderly couple sitting behind us waiting to be picked up by their driver who was stuck in the snow. Marni and Brody entertained them for most of our lunch. It was very cute and it definitely made the couples wait more enjoyable.
After our lazy lunch we walked back and the kids walked back along the wall again.
... year. She did four piano pieces, by composers Beethoven, Debussy, Greig and Liszt. It was pleasant and relaxing sitting there listening to some lovely, well-known tunes.
We then decided to get some more exercise, so I could clock the recommended daily minimum of 10,000 steps. But it was too cold and windy up on deck, so we decided just to walk up and down the length of the ship in the corridors. We did get some funny looks off people who saw us ...
... s show, so we sat and chatted with another couple, and here was the second coincidence of the night; they are booked to go on the same cruise as we are, to Africa in January 2015!
We managed to get front-row seats for the show, which featured a male-female duo singing classical songs with a modern twist. They were absolutely excellent, and they finished the show with a superb rendition of Time To Say Goodbye, made famous by Andrea Boticelli and ...
... footwear. We’d worn our boots instead of packing them, as they’d take too much room up in the case.
Our cabin is a superior outside one, with a window instead of portholes, twin beds, a dressing table and a couple of chairs. The bathroom has a bath tub as well as a shower. This would be our ‘home’ for the next 16 nights. :-)
As we are cruising all-inclusive, we decided to go and have a drink (free!) so we went to ...
Looking down through the glass floor, you can see a huge tiled area printed with jokes, and the names of the famous and not-so-famous comics who have played here over the years.
The view was incredible, and we were still up there when the illuminations were turned on.
The illuminations are why I wanted to come here. Blackpool has always been a summer resort for families, with beach, boardwalk, ...