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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…

Labadee Overview

Labadee is a port located on the northern coast of Haiti. It is a private resort leased to Royal Caribbean until 2050. Royal Caribbean has contributed the largest proportion of tourist revenue to Haiti since 1986, employing 300 locals, allowing another 200 to sell their wares on the premises for a fee and paying the […] 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…

Western Caribbean | Cocktails Over Cozumel

Today we were docked in Cozumel, Mexico.  Unfortunately due to hideous amounts of alcohol consumed and time we went to bed the previous night I missed docking in port which I was pretty gutted about as I had watched us dock on the balcony every morning, never mind clearly sleep was more important.  Instead I […] Read more…

Western Caribbean | Final Day at Sea

So today was officially our last day on the cruise and last full day at sea.  We decided to have room service on the balcony again today for breakfast while watching the waves and never ending blue waters. I loved that with room service they rang you as they were leaving the kitchen with your […] Read more…

Western Caribbean | Sea to Land

I woke up at 5.45am obviously worrying I wasn’t going to wake up in time but I woke up  just in time for us arriving into Port Everglades it was still dark and all the lights were twinkling so I grabbed a cardigan and sat and watched the cruise ship dock, how they manoeuvre these things […] Read more…

Travel Diary | 48 Hours in Fort Lauderdale

Travel Day & Arriving in Fort Lauderdale So today was finally the day we were off to Miami to pick up one of the biggest cruise ships to sail round the Western Caribbean.  Excited… just a tad. As we had stayed overnight at Heathrow we didn’t have a really early start, nobody likes a 3am […] Read more…

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