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Chankanaab Park in Cozumel

Cozumel has no shortage of things to do when cruise ships come to port.  We’ve stopped there on quite a few cruises and always found something different to do.  This Mexican island has much more to offer that we haven’t … Continue reading

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Interview with John Heald – Rescue at Sea

Helicopter Rescue at Sea Cruise ships have two types of sea rescues that could happen during the course of a cruise. The least common and most unlikely is rescue of people from another vessel in distress. If a ship comes … Continue reading

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Swimming With Horses For Real

While looking online for something to do when Carnival Breeze stopped in Montego Bay, Jamaica, I came across a horse ride and swim at Half Moon Equestrian Center. This is the stable at Jamaica’s biggest and oldest resort. Half Moon … Continue reading

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Sitting Towel Dog

HOW TO FOLD A SITTING TOWEL DOG How to Fold a Sitting Towel Dog with Bagus of MSC Divina SUPPLIES NEEDED FOR MAKING A TOWEL DOG 1 Bath Towel 1 Hand Towel Eyes – googly or felt or paper Pompom … Continue reading

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How to Fold Kissing Towel Fish

How to Fold Kissing Towel Fish Supplies Needed to Make Kissing Towel Fish 2 Hand Towels Eyes How to Fold Kissing Towel Fish Video with Bagus from MSC Divina How to Make Kissing Towel Fish Start with one hand towel. … Continue reading

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Snorkeling with Tarpon at Grand Cayman

Carnival Splendor approached Grand Cayman early one stormy November morning. Normally cruise ships visiting Grand Cayman anchor at Georgetown. With rain pouring down so heavily the area where ships anchor could not be seen from the nearby town and seas … Continue reading

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How To Fold a Washcloth Mouse

How To Make a Washcloth Mouse Supplies Needed to Fold a Washcloth Mouse Washcloth Eyes Decorations (whiskers, tail) How To Fold a Washcloth Mouse Lay washcloth flat.  Fold in half diagonally. Fold one corner to center of folded edge, followed … Continue reading

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Beer Guzzling Pigs of St. Croix

When the Carnival Splendor stopped at St. Croix, US Virgin Islands, we took one of the random taxi tours often available near cruise ship piers.  This tour had a stop at a bar with a very unique attraction.  On a … Continue reading

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Skiff Tours from the Wilderness Adventurer

When taking a cruise on one of the big ships, any excursions at port stops cost extra.  Sailing with Un-Cruise Adventures has a great advantage there – the ship often has activities included with the cruise provided where it stops.  … Continue reading

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Hiking the Staircase Rapids Trail in the Olympic Rainforest

Early on a rainy morning the Wilderness Adventurer of Un-Cruise Adventures anchored up in the fog near the tiny town of Hoodsport.  This quaint western Washington town lies quite a ways down Hood Canal, a long narrow waterway dividing the … Continue reading

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