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Cruise Review: Arcadia May 07

May 19, 2007 No Comments

Saturday 1th May 2007 As I knew it was going to be a busy day on the motorways due to the football traffic for Wembley, and plus the fact there were 4 ships in Southampton today, I thought I had better have an early start to make sure I didn’t miss any of my Arcadia […]

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Cruise Review: Oriana December 06

Jan 07, 2007 No Comments

Wednesday 27th December 2006 Christmas has been and gone and its time to cruise.  The taxi arrives on time, but I admit to feeling a bit flustered and rushed, but we are soon  on the motorway heading for  Southampton.  At this point Im feeling a bit like the Mum from Home Alone, and Im frantically […]

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Cruise Review: Aurora October 06

Oct 09, 2006 No Comments
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Cruise Review: Queen Mary 2 July 06

Jul 20, 2006 No Comments

Friday 14th July 2006 After a very long wait since booking this trip over 12 months ago, the day has finally arrived when I get to board the QM2 with my Mum and show her this magnificent ship.  I had viewed her not long after she was launched and made up my mind that I […]

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Cruise Review: NCL Jewel July 06

Jul 06, 2006 No Comments

Well what can I say… we have been like excited kids all weekend testing out and discovering all the new bits of NCL’s Norwegian Jewel.  And this is my view of her… Norwegian Jewel is 92.000 tonnes and carries 2376 passengers and 1154 crew giving a good crew to passenger ratio.  The Braemar was docked […]

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Cruise Review: Aurora April 06

May 05, 2006 No Comments

Monday 10th April Oh yes, at last the day has arrived and we are going on Aurora (again) Yippee!  The mini coach arrives on the dot of 9.15 and we are loaded up and ready to leave within minutes.  Off to collect Mum & Jack then all back on board the bus, until cries from […]

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Cruise Review: Aurora December 05

Jan 07, 2006 No Comments

Tuesday 27th December 2005. Wow, woke up this morning to a fine sprinkling of snow. Am I the only one that’s excited because nobody else is up and the mini coach should be here at 9.30am. Decide to check on Lizy at 8.15am and she’s casually lying in bed watching TV! At 9.15am im still […]

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Cruise Review: Aurora November 05

Nov 29, 2005 No Comments

Sunday 27th November 2005 The day has arrived and we have a surprise to spring. Luke comes downstairs in his new football strip hoping to have a game later but we have other ideas. It doesn’t quite sink in when we tell him he can play football if he likes but we are going on […]

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