Cruises

8 Hours in Antigua

It is pretty much impossible not to fall in love with this Island, the people and all 365 beaches. We arrived in Antigua around 7am which was great as we had an early departure time of 3pm. Antigua wasn’t originally part of our itinerary but due to Hurricane Irma causing devastation to St Maarten and […] Read more…

Travel Diary | Eastern Caribbean Cruise Part 1

Back in December we flew out to Miami for our annual holiday this time sailing around the Eastern Caribbean on Royal Caribbean’s Freedom of the Seas. My travel post normally go along the road of a daily diary of what we get up to on the cruise however this time I am going for a […] Read more…

Travel Diary | Eastern Caribbean Cruise Part 2

Our fourth day was an early start, we docked in Antigua around 7am and we had an shore excursion booked for the day.  Antigua wasn’t originally one of our stops on this cruise however, as St Maarten still had quite a bit of damage from Hurricane Irma our stop was changed to Antigua. We had […] Read more…

Western Caribbean | Sail Away With Me

On arrival at the port and being a first time cruiser I seen the ship and was in disbelief, it was huge and I mean huge! I know that Allure was once the biggest ship and has now been taken over by Harmony but wow it was bigger than I ever imagined.   On arrival […] Read more…

Western Caribbean | Nothing but Ocean

Today was our first sea day of the cruise we had three in total for the seven day cruise.  I was always really nervous about sea days, being in the middle of the ocean with nothing around but water.  Little did I know that actually I was going to love these days at sea.  Waking […] Read more…

Western Caribbean | zip a dee doo dah

Today was our first port day, we docked in Labadee around 7.30am and watched the huge ship reverse into port from our balcony along with room service which was delivered around the same time. We had a lovely cooked breakfast and what I loved most was you got to pick from the breakfast menu which items you wanted therefore you never […] Read more…

Western Caribbean | It’s Bobsled Time

This morning we woke to the view of the beautiful big blue looking incredibly calm.  Our docking time for Falmouth wasn’t until around 10am therefore we still had a bit more travel time and time to relax this morning.  We decided to head to breakfast in main dining room today and opted for table service […] Read more…

Western Caribbean | A Needed Sea Day

After two days in ports we were quite grateful for a sea day today and some much needed relaxation.  Today we thought we would try breakfast somewhere different so we went to the Solarium at the front of the boat.  The Solarium was a buffet breakfast that seemed relatively calm and relaxing although it took […] Read more…

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