Christmas eve dinner tonight and we are looking forward to our usual three course meal in the Cascades Dining Room. Continue reading
We organise for room service breakfast which we enjoy on our balcony.
By this time (7:30am) we have anchored a couple of kilometres off the coast of Airlie Beach. Since leaving Brisbane (south east Queensland) we have been making our way up the east coast of Australia to north Queensland, to the small coastal township of Airlie Beach. Today our Cruise Compass tells us it will be “partly cloudy skies” and a “70% chance of precipitation” – temperature 27oC. Continue reading
We are back to the Cascades Dining Room for dinner and tonight’s meal is lovely so all is forgiven for consequences of last night’s crab cake.
We are seated next to two ladies from the United Kingdom and, together with our amusing Indian waiter it is a fun meal. We actually lose track of time and end up missing out on going to the show in the theatre tonight so we alter our plans and make a quick detour to the casino…(not problem gamblers). Anyway, Alex managed to win US$40 on roulette…good one Alex. Continue reading
Thankfully I fell asleep eventually last night and when I woke this morning my stomach cramps and pains from last night were all gone. Ok..time to eat!!!! (not kidding). Continue reading
Having spent the morning doing our DIY 4 hour walking tour of Brisbane city, we enjoy a relaxing lunch back on board the Carribean of the Seas before finding two banana lounge chairs by the pool in the “Spa” area. Continue reading
The Cruise Compass (the ship’s newsletter) reminds us that “Today we are in Brisbane, Australia”
“Land ho” came at about 6:00am today, with the boat/ship/thing finally docking at Brisbane Port about 8:00am (ish). Continue reading
There were two sessions of the headline act in the Aurora Theatre tonight. The show is called “The Aussie Boys” and we go to the 8:45pm show, after our usual excellent dinner in the Cascades Dining Room. Continue reading