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Travel Blogs from Ocean Park
... So over spring break, I will be going from the Grand to the Sapphire to the Crown down the California coast and ending the contract with the same Mexican cruise I've done twice now. I'll have to be dealing with embarking and disembarking three separate times, learning two new ships layouts, and coping with three different managers and teams, along with receiving three appraisals. OYE!
I AM excited to see the Cali coast though! Especially ...
... 21 - Ensenada,Mexico
Feb 22 - Los Angeles to Seattle
This is typically the part where I say how excited I am about leaving the rainy cold weather of Washington, but its actually been a sunny and mild winter here this year. Our one freakish snow storm was over and melted away within 3 days before the sun came back out and green grass sprouted everywhere.
Anyhow, here's to great tacos and a hopeful ...
A Polynesian team is on board the ship
to teach us some cultural activities, prior to arriving on Easter
Island, and sailing toward French Polynesia. We have learned how to
make necklaces and bracelets from Kukui nuts, and we see the ladies
who made them, proudly wearing them around the ship. We also made
head crowns and corsages from real Ti leaves flown straight in from
Hawaii. During the afternoon, we have a choice of attending a
Ukulele class, Conch Shell ...
... juice to wash down the solid food. Oh, wait, a big egg omelet with
everything is coming! That's only for breakfast. Wait till you see
what they eat for lunch and dinner.
We also saw a few men with stacks of
eggs Benedict and sticky buns, their tummies sticking out too, like
watermelons. They look like they are going to compete for Mr Dunkin
Donuts 2014. None of them will be eliminated. They are all, in our
judgement, title holders. ...
... Bible Study and Worship Service. We stopped for lunch in Seaside at the Bob Chisholm Community Center. The people from Skipanon Cannery prepared a lovely salmon lunch. We then went to Dave and Anji's new home in Milwaukie, Oregon to celebrate Carter's 3rd birthday. We enjoyed pasta, salad and birthday cake. It was a great ...