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I received an email a couple nights ago about my next contract! I'll be on the Sapphire Princess from November 23-30, the week of American Thanksgiving!
Ports and Dates are below:
Nov 22 - Seattle to Los Angeles
Nov 23 - Los Angeles
Nov 24 - SEA Day
... I'll be on my first cruise ship TOMORROW! Finding the pier, going through security and filling out more paperwork (something I've done a lot of through getting this job), and becoming an official Princess Cruises crew member! It's been on my bucket list since high school to work on a cruise ship at some point in life and I never thought it would actually happen, let alone so suddenly ...
... 8217;s go for a walk.”
We rug up for a pleasant stroll around the harbour front of downtown Victoria, and
then I get an inspired idea. “Why don’t we drop in to the Empress Hotel
for a cup of coffee?” I get reminded
we just had tea, but we agree that this famous Fairmont hotel is too good to
pass up. The guy in the top hat standing
outside the door raises an eyebrow as we pass, but we smile ...
To say that I tired is a little bit of an understatement. I haven't really slept very well these last few days, well, no that is incorrect. I have slept well, I just haven't had much of it. I fly in about 11 hours, and despite my best attempts to fly light, I have to take a bunch of gifts for my family. Thankfully these will not be coming back with me on my return flight, though I may end up with a few more clothes than I started with. ...
... to see and followed the crowds to where it all was happening. We spent a muddy couple of hours wondering around looking at the stalls, munching on mini doughnuts and staring at the fairground rides thanking our lucky stars we didn't do that anymore! We returned to the van for quiet time, relaxing & reading and returned later to listen to the bands. Around 7pm we tucked into fish & chips (canadian style) enjoying the atmosphere and music, sitting in our chairs on the grass ...
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