Cruise series: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Like a sunrise...coming into Darling Harbour

Like a sunrise…coming into Darling Harbour

I am hopeless at getting up early and we have to be up at some frightful hour in order to be ready for our 7:10am disembarkation from the Radiance of the Seas which means I manage to see sunrise as we pass through the heads into Sydney Harbour. Continue reading

Cruise series: Departing Melbourne for Sydney to board our Royal Carribean Cruise

Departing Melbourne for Sydney today, we headed off from home at 9:00am for our 11:30am Qantas flight to Sydney. We gave some final instructions to Meow Meow (the cat) and explained to him (for the fourth time) that we will be away, to use his cat door and to drink lots of water….(and before you call the RSPCA…we do have a neighbour feeding him in case he doesn’t manage to make it inside for his indoor food bowl). he’ll be fine…we think… Continue reading

Christmas is coming and so is our Royal Caribbean Cruise

Departing Melbourne, Alex and I will head off on our 10 night cruise on our Royal Caribbean International cruise ship Radiance of the Seas.

This ship has been recently renovate and has 7 dining areas, 220ft outdoor cinema, 850 crew, 9 storey central atrium, 3 pools, rock climbing wall, mini golf course, casino, 16 bars, clubs and lounges etc, etc, etc,   This is all to cater for the 2002 odd (as in number not personal characteristic) passengers (the 2 is me and Alex). Continue reading