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Journal Entries

I began keeping daily journals of our cruises in 2003. Excerpts from each are linked below. The selected passages highlight favorite memories of the voyages and tend to focus on the reasons I enjoy cruising.

Queen Elizabeth 2, westbound transatlantic, August 2003

Maasdam, southbound Canada/New England, August 2004

Diamond Princess, Mexican Riviera, February 2005

Norwegian Majesty, Bermuda, August 2005

Infinity, Eastern Caribbean, February 2006

Carnival Victory, Atlantic Canada, July 2006

Norwegian Majesty, Bermuda, August 2006

Century, North Cape and Arctic Circle, July 2007

Norwegian Dream, Cruise to Nowhere, May 2008

Ryndam, Alaska Inside Passage, August 2008

Prinsendam, Celtic Kingdoms, July 2009

Norwegian Jade, Western Mediterranean, April 2010

Carnival Elation, Western Caribbean, July 2010

Maasdam, Canada/New England, July 2011

Westerdam, Alaska Inside Passage, July 2012

Norwegian Star, Baltic Capitals, July 2013

Veendam, Canada/New England, August 2014

Norwegian Dawn, Bermuda, August 2015

Norwegian Breakaway, Florida and the Bahamas, February 2017