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September 22 to October 3, 2015 Gdansk
Made to feel at home in Poland
Duty called. "Admin" needed to be attended to in Gdansk. Some things, especially if one doesn't speak Polish, are better dealt with in person. This meant we had to go back to Gdansk, Poland at the end of September. The trip back from South Poland was quite hasty. No time to linger or explore. In Zamosc we learnt ...
... along the main walking street to the plaza at the end which is one of the nicest main squares in Europe. Then out to the canal where a beautiful old galleon was giving rides to tourists. Another street full of Amber hawkers, this of course the centre of the amber trade. Returned to the city later for dinner. A very good pasta in a busy brewery restaurant. And then a very good sleep in our Villa ...
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We have met so many people on our ship. Here are just some:
Bruce and Stella from Ottowa
Lenore and Lynn from Vancouver
Patti and Lou from Memphis, TN
Gordon from Winter Park, FL
Ron and Janet from NC
Carol from Sydney area
The couple from New Zealand that Brenda had dreamed about (he killed her but glad to report we saw them alive and she is well)
Many others but can't remember all the ...
... to the sheer number of jellyfish and the consistently rainy weather, but we manage to find plenty to do. We visit Malbork castle, the ‘biggest gothic castle in Europe,’ explore Sopot and Gdansk towns, spend an evening at the outdoor cinema on the pier in Gdansk, take a boat trip (and back) to Hel, have an early party for Jonny’s birthday and play an epic game of Carcassonne. We also go to see the Baltic String Quartet on our last night, a weirdly intimate ...
... he must be nearly empty so sat in behind and we ended up stopping at the next gas station together.
We filled up and he said, do you smoke i'm having a break, I said no, he said well lets make a picture?
We chatted, then he asked where I was going, I mentioned Gdansk, and he said he was heading that way. I told him the trip I was on, and he asked me to join him and his friend for a beer and I could stay if I wanted? I said yeah that would ...