Monthly Archives: October 2013

Farewell, France!

Our last day in Paris was fairly hectic. First, we had to drop our bags at the Hilton Charles DeGaulle at 9:00 a.m., which of course, meant we couldn’t check in because the room wasn’t ready. Then we headed to … Continue reading

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Trust No One

We booked our flight to Paris about six months out. Since we planned to return to the U.S. on the Carnival Sunshine, you would think that an inexpensive, one-way flight would be a no brainer. You would think. Several airlines … Continue reading

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Look up!

I love coming to the Big Apple. I try to get here every couple of years. Sometimes I visit landmarks like the Statue of Liberty or The Empire State Building; other times I see the best of Broadway, my personal … Continue reading

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Tidbits From The Road

Only nine days until we board the Carnival Sunshine for our transatlantic cruise! In the meantime, I thought I would share a few travel tips that might come in handy for the Silver Hair set. (They don’t call us ‘Blue … Continue reading

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And we’re off!

We’re on the road and making our way to the grand finale, boarding the Carnival Sunshine on November 1. Our journey will take us from Orlando to New York; to Paris, Normandie and Carcasonne; and finally to Barcelona where we … Continue reading

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Carnival Sunshine – Here we come!

I find that the older I get, the more I really need vacation time. Not just want it – need it. So to say that I am excited, almost giddy, about my upcoming cruise and land trip is an understatement. … Continue reading

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Uncle!

You might recall a few weeks ago I had the audacity to suggest that cruise prices were going up and that rock bottom pricing was a thing of the past. I was wrong. Maybe it’s the time of year or … Continue reading

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