Travel Blogs from Westport
Well, stop one is complete! We arrived at pacific beach state park around 2pm yesterday, got some more layers of clothes on and went for a walk along the beach (see pictures). Around 3:30 we decided we had better set up camp before it got dark. Employing some good old teamwork, we set up the tent, pumped up the air mattress (I actually can't take credit ...
... notes on “St. Veronica” and the “Commando
Guy” so we have some more laughter!!!
Around the ship, it seems there is a
small “herd” of mental defectives, reminding us of our favourite
coffee shop back home.
For instance the “Commando Guy” was
seen by Bert laughing out so loud each time he passed by the
automatic door to the Lido Aft pool. He was going back and forth
through the door, ...
Christmas Day on the Ship
For people who have never been on a
cruise, it is food galore and possibly a combination wrath of hell
“Tell me Bert, you've been on the
Grand Voyage last year and you are going on a World Cruise, how come
your wife is not 400 lbs?” asked a table mate for dinner last
“I have to watch what and how much I
eat, “ I reasoned. “ I also try to do my daily walk ...
... in disbelief that I'd got this far with it tilted back) and sorts the height of ben's out. We pick up a few good tips on trying to reduce weight but his sage council is wasted on us as we have so many extra things we want for backpacking or gadgets we aren't willing to part with that a few pounds here or there won't seem to touch the sides. We feel so good from having a bit more leisure time that we decide to push for a longer day ...
... from my Dad and Ben is most definitely in charge of navigation. Our legs our getting stronger everyday and I can't believe we're actually doing this. After several months back home and weeks away wondering, "Can we do this?" We really are! In fact, "We're doing it", has become our catchphrase. Sometimes we have shouted it to each other in gritted determination when cycling in the pouring rain or climbing yet another seemingly impossible ...