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... cabin to read up on what is in store for tomorrow at Princess Cays.
Sunday 8/3 – About 9:00am the ship anchored off Princess Cays (Bahamas) and we caught a Tender to shore. This section of the island is owned by and exclusively for Princess Cruise passengers and is set up just for ‘a day on the beach’. They transport everything to shore ie staff, food, drink, etc. There are about 3200 passengers on this cruise and about 1200 staff. ...
... of it was so neat, a turquoise blue. Went swimming right off the bat, the water was quite warm and clear.
Thereafter, Helvi and mom came with me to explore the island a bit.
Lunch was served at the cafeteria and was just burgers and such. We went and sat by the Estonian flag. It really was amazing to hear and see so many Estonians.
We also looked around the little ...
... up with UV lotions and baked by the water's edge. Back from the beach, a full buffet lunch was provided with ample shaded picnic tables. It was actually a pretty decent spread, with char-broiled burgers, hot dogs and ribs, lots of fruit, salads, breads and desserts and cold beverages. Alcohol was available at separate bars,
By early afternoon we headed back to the ship with glowing skin.
... west and northwest winds. We could see sandy beachfront in that area about 2.5nm away and sandy beaches usually mean sandy bottoms with good holding. The still southerly winds were diminishing so any exposure from the southerlies across this large bay would be minimal and temporary, so off we were to the opposite corner of the bay. We knew we would be joined soon enough by numerous other cruisers who were currently riding out the south ...
... short time?
You see Holland America (the cruise line) owns the island and every Caribbean cruise of theirs spends a day of their itinerary ashore. Mind you it is a very pretty island. Perfect white sand with deck chairs aplenty, meets the clear blue water. Perfect boardwalks and manicured paths take you to amenities.
After a very rough ride by tender into shore in cloudy ...