Tag Archives: Transatlantic cruise

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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Unknown destination

To be perfectly honest, I don’t think I had ever heard of Ponta Delgada until we had booked our transatlantic cruise, and in my ignorance, I thought this “island” (belonging to Portugal) was just off the Portuguese coast. Ah well it … Continue reading

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Ice and a transatlantic crossing

We happened to watch a documentary on the Titanic disaster just before departing on our transatlantic cruise. Probably not impeccable timing. But I consoled myself in that our voyage upon the “Navigator of the Seas” was to follow a totally different route … Continue reading

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All at sea

After our unscheduled stop at Port Everglades, it was a whole week at sea before our next port of call on our transatlantic cruise. A stark contrast to our maiden voyage last year we only had one “at sea” day on our hectic 7 night  Mediterranean … 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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