Day 16– Aruba

a nice sunrise as we arrived early in Aruba .. after yesterday great beach day in Bonaire decided to just do the town at our usual haunts.. walk thru town to the Renaissance marina.. plenty of photo-ops along the way.. got some nice fast wifi at the marina complex.. paid a visit to the Crystal Casino in town– 4 2’s and a kicker.. yippee


Day 15– Bonaire

an early just before  sunrise arrival in Bonaire.. one of our favorite islands–nice and quiet.. it was off to the beach with Howie & Phyllis on this sunny 84* day..


Day 14–at Sea

sailing along on this day at sea heading toward our next port–Bonaire..  a partly sunny day.. no rain in sight as the weather continues to be exceptional invite to dinner at the IT Officer’s table with Jan & Juul Howie & Phyllis..a nice evening..

Day 11- Barbados

early arrival under partly sunny skies… cleared up nicely so we were off the ship with Howie & Phyllis and on to Boatyard Beach for the day…. with the larger Carnival ship in oort also the beach filled up ..   nice day overall as we headed back around 2pmthen   got some wifi at the terminal.. dinner in the Pinnacle with Jan & Juul…

Day 10- St Lucia

an early arrival in St Lucia at 6am.. a nuttin’ low clouds sunrise.. breakfast in the Lido then out for some shopping on this short stop.. met a ‘relative’ so a selfie was in order.. depart at 3pm.. next port tomorrow in Barbados-z a super nice it there

Day 9–Dominica

not our favorite island … docked in downtown Roseau…been here many times before..  walked to the end of the dock..snapped a couple of pics  and back on the ship.. up to the Lido Deck-aft for some ‘rays’.. after dinner– some Pub Trivia .. then on to the show in the showroom.. nice  with the ship’s singers and dancers

downtown Roseau

Panorama from the dock

Pilot boat

Day 8–Antigua

an early arrival just after sunrise..  we were off the ship by 10am.. headed for a short taxi ride to Dickenson Bay Beach with Howie & Phyllis.. Jan & Juul were already there .. beautiful place..  stayed a few hours them back to the ship..

Day 7–St Maarten

arrival at 7am .. we were off the ship with Jan & Juul and headed for a 30 minute taxi drive over to Maho Beach at the Airport runway & the famous Sunset Grill.. the beach was crowded with cameras and phone-cams galore.. quite an experience as with the many many times we’ve been to St Maarten this was our first time here,,great photo-ops as the planes came in right above us as they approached the runway..  a nice lunch at the Sunset Grill right next to the beach before we headed back to Philipsburg for some shopping and the walk back to the ship.. dinner in the dining room followed by a late show comedian.. pretty good..  more pics to follow when internet gets a bit faster