Tag Archives: New Orleans

Rome-ing from port to (air)port

Our fabulous 2 week transatlantic cruise concluded in Rome, and although it was definitely a place I wanted to see, we had already booked a separate trip there in literally a matter of weeks, so we contented ourselves in that … Continue reading

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History repeats

Sad to be leaving New Orleans, but very excited to be heading off on a transatlantic cruise, we boarded the Royal Caribbean “Navigator of the Seas”. Once boarding was complete, we were glad to get the emergency drill over and … Continue reading

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Nola in NOLA

It was shortly before we booked our transatlantic cruise departing from New Orleans, Louisiana, that I discovered it was affectionately known by the acronym NOLA – my namesake (from the abbreviation N.O., LA) so it seemed appropriate that I was … Continue reading

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Departure dramas

Organising ourselves for our 2013 trip to France, we managed to avoid too much packing-panic. After all, travelling overseas every year, you would think that we would have it down pat. And packing for a few months is not that … Continue reading

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