Panama Canal Cruise

We are preparing for our Panama Canal cruise aboard the Azamara Journey. This vessel accomodates only 694 guests and is the boutique line of the Royal Caribbean Group. The Journey has only 1 sister ship, the Azamara Quest. Azamara Club Cruises is our favourite cruise line by far. We are boarding our ship on Wed23Dec…

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Beijing (again)

Today we had the same start time as yesterday. Our camera memory cards and batteries were ready to go to Taianamen Square, the largest urban public square in the world. It is 100 acres in size and can hold 1,000,000 people at one time! After the student protests riots and subsequent student massacres, it’s name…

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At the bottom of the earth – Antarctica

In February of 2014, Sylvia and I travelled to the bottom of the earth . . . Antarctica.  Why . . . you ask?  It’s on our bucket list, we are healthy and it’s there!  so we did. We flew from Calgary to Houston, USA, then on to Buenos Aires, Argentina; a day later, we…

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