Monthly Archives: December 2011

Goodbye 2011, Hello 2012!

Well it’s that time again when it’s out with the old shippy year and in with the new. What a year it’s been, beginning in January with a trip to Southampton Docks to help the journalist, Steve Read document the … Continue reading

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Constellation Cruise – St Thomas to Fort Lauderdale

I went up to get Carmel at 9.20am and saw Allure was in from her balcony. Bugger! And so, after meeting Ken MacLean from Epic and due to them wanting a rip off $300 for a taxi, we ended up … Continue reading

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Constellation Cruise – St Maarten to St Thomas

Before I headed out, Carmel phoned to wish me a happy birthday. Ken and I had arranged to meet on the pier at 8.30am if we docked at the same one, so it was lucky we did! This is a … Continue reading

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Constellation Cruise – Antigua to St Maarten

I had a tour at 12.30pm, meeting 15 minutes before so I headed out and asked the photographers where the tours were meeting, only to be told to talk to a woman in orange outside the port gate. So off … Continue reading

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Constellation Cruise – St Lucia to Antigua

Because my tour wasn’t until 1pm, I had time to eat before heading to the dock. I’d seen people having fish and chips and enjoying it so decided to give it a ago. Ugh! It is, without a doubt, the … Continue reading

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Constellation Cruise – Barbados to St Lucia

You had to get a shuttle to the port building and then rush to find the tours at the other end of the building. I just made it because it never said in the daily programme that’s what you had … Continue reading

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Constellation Cruise – Curacao to Barbados

The trolley tour didn’t start till 1.30pm when we would be taken via taxi to the trolley so I could have a proper lunch before leaving and when I got back, I found my lovely steward had brought a plate … Continue reading

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Constellation Cruise – Aruba to Curacao

I got up at 11am and, due to lunch not being served until noon, there was only a choice of a late breakfast since I had to be outside by 12.30pm. One thing quite bad is that you’re given shopping … Continue reading

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Constellation Cruise – Fort Lauderdale to Aruba

The letter we’d all been given at check in said the bus would be there about 11.15-11.30am. I went earlier to check out and many people were waiting already. I asked a Celebrity rep who took me to a desk … Continue reading

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Constellation Cruise – Heathrow to Fort Lauderdale

After a ridiculous 3 hours sleep, I got up on the 2nd December to finish packing for my first cruise from Fort Lauderdale. At T5, it was very quiet. No idea if that was because it was normal or early. … Continue reading

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