One Hampton Court Estates
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... as the day (year) before, but this time with an ice cream :-) We then moved to loungers right at the back edge of the deck to get the very last rays as we sailed away and watched the sun set.
Our farewell to the Bahamas was the second of out formal nights with the dress code being "Elegant". Depending on interpretation this turned out to be anything from tuxedos to t-shirts and everything in between. There were lots of elegant outfits to be ...
... for a classical concert by the Rosario Strings.
As the concert ended and I headed up to the Windjammer for lunch a flood of people was streaming down the stairs. I'm not sure if the men's belly flop went to conclusion or was cut short but it ended with a flood of rain. Some people coming down the stairs were showing obvious red areas from the competition.
Fortunately, the afternoon activities didn't interest ...
... Instead of taking the long path back we decided to take the shortcut. Little did we know that the short cut would have made us walk around the park in circles 3 times... lost much? you betcha. Our first attempt of heading back we were met face to face with a wild raccoon. It stopped, we stopped. It stared, we stared. Marvin said to me "don't move" but as I saw it begin to run towards us, I freaked out and ran back the way I came from. I ran, Marvin ran, Will ran, told Jenn to run ...
... At this point it is rather too late in the journey to call it off, so one has to assume the hull builder's have met the sturdiness and seaworthy factors of safety. Seeing all that rusty scabs the size of paper plates hanging loose on the hull was a bit disconcerting at the time though. So far the seas and waves had been minimal coming from the Gulf to the Bahamas. Would our luck hold out?
We skipped the exercising this morning, as this was the only port that we actually booked an excursion. I normally try to avoid paying the ship's prices for excursions, as they mark them up a lot. I booked through the cruise line here, though, since the ship docks in an industrial area away from anything worth seeing and also, because of the short time here, I wasn’t going to take a chance on getting delayed getting back to the ship. Keith and I were going in ...
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