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Land Ho: Lisbon, Portugal

After a twelve-day crossing we arrived in Lisbon in the evening.  Those who were flying out in the morning took advantage of the opportunity to disembark for an evening out.  There is also an excursion for a twilight tour, Fado, … Continue reading

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The Azores: The Island of Sao Miguel

Our second island stop in the Azores is Sao Miguel. São Miguel is the biggest island of the archipelago.  Together with Santa Maria, São Miguel is part of the Eastern Group of the Azores Archipelago.   The capital city of the Azores, … Continue reading

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A Short Stop in Bermuda before continuing our Crossing

Midway through our second day of the cruise we stopped in Bermuda.  We will overnight here before heading out to 4+ full days at sea.  Boris and I have been to Bermuda several times.  It is a colder, cleaner, and … Continue reading

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Leaving New York City on a Transatlantic Cruise

Today we sail from the Manhattan Cruise Terminal in New York City aboard the Azamara Journey.  We are doing a transatlantic crossing, a fourth crossing for Boris and I.  If you don’t like sea days and fear rough waters, this … Continue reading

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Sea Days on the Azamara Journey AKA Boris and the Showgirl

Ah, sea days.  Some cruisers don’t like them.  But in my opinion, sea days are what put the vacation in a cruise.  Otherwise, you will just go home more tired and sunburned than when you left.  We have quite a … Continue reading

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