Christmas in NYC 2019

day 1 We took off for New York by mid-morning Sunday. By the time we got into Manhattan it was about 3 PM. Probably the best time of the day to get into NYC during the holidays with all the lights. We had dinner reservations at Ragtrader for 5:30PM. We stayed at the Cambria Hotel,…

Travel Journal- Celebrity Equinox Port- Nassau, Bahamas

Hello WordPress! Here we are, on our last full day of our cruise. Today was also spent in Nassau, Bahamas. This was the only day of the trip where it rained, and, BOY, DID IT RAIN!! Our plan with all the inclement weather was to forego the beaches to walk the city.  Figuring we could…

Travel Journal- Celebrity Equinox Port- Tortola

Hello WordPressphere!! This is our third day at a port stop in a row, our fifth day of our cruise. Today we docked at 7AM-5PM in beautiful Tortola, the largest of the British Virgin Islands. Now, I thought Saint Thomas was the most beautiful Caribbean island I had ever seen, until we got to Tortola…

Travel Journal- Celebrity Equinox Port-Saint Thomas

Hello Everyone, Here we are on day 4 of our cruise, day 7 of our 10 day trip. This was a big day!  It was my husband’s birthday and our first time visiting Saint Thomas!! The ship was to be at port in St Thomas from 7AM-4PM. Knowing the ship would be at the port…

Vacation Journal- Fort Lauderdale

Hello WordPressers! I can’t believe I am already here typing out my vacation journal.  My mind is still on island time and my legs still have not found the land (woo! wobbly!).  We went on a fantastic trip down the Caribbean on a cruise.  Before I talk about this cruise, which I will in my…

New Orleans 2019- Day 1

HelloooOoo, my beautiful WordPress readers! Last week I joined my husband on a work trip to New Orleans…our very first time visiting. He had to speak and attend a museum conference, and thought it would be a great opportunity for me to tag along. So glad that I did. What a dynamic city! New Orleans…

CUBA 2019 -Leaving Cuba

Hello Everyone! Here we are, our last day in Cuba. Our departure day. Our flight was scheduled for 5:30PM. Varadero was about a two and a half hour drive from the airport in Havana. We had reserved a vintage taxi to pick us up before leaving for this trip. And, our last driver, Lester, told…

CUBA 2019- Varadero Beach, our last full day

Hey Everyone, Ok, well, after all this time, I am finally typing out our last full day on the island of Cuba!  After this is our departure back home.  😦 We woke up to beautiful bright skies on our first morning in Varadero. Our only plan for the day was to hang out at the…