Saint John, NB, Canada

Blown glass. real maple syrup and other tchotchkes
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Bar Harbor Whale Watching

A ride from Bar Harbor into the open ocean to view whales
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Portland, ME

A low-key day 8n Portland
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Rose Island Lighthouse & Harbor Cruise

I expected a lighthouse tour. Didn't even get that, but I'm not disappointed....
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Day 3: Embark!

Any day on the ship is good, but today ranks with the better ones!
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Light Houses, Trains and Tours

Our trip to New England and Canada this fall features a mix of NCL-booked excursions and privately-booked ones. I think it worked out o a nice balance of activiites.
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October 31 – Puerto Vallarta, sort of

We woke up late Monday morning, since our Dolphin excursion didn’t leave until 11. But during breakfast, news that Roxan’s ...
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October 30 – Mazatlan

Mazatlan had another stroke of irony. I originally planned a day pass at a local hotel, something I’d discovered on ...
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October 29 – Cabo San Lucas

Saturday was a beautiful day in Cabo San Lucas, with a couple of first-time experiences for me. The first: tendering. ...
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October 28 – At Sea

This was a sailing day, and a recharge day for us (originally it was to have been the day we ...
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October 27 – Los Angeles

I’m writing this from my lounge chair in the Vibe. Think of it as the Observation Lounge, outdoors, at the ...
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