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SeaDream I: Day 9, on bumpy seas!

How many SeaDreamers does it take to make a dessert out of swan-shaped pastry?

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Oct 11 2010
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SeaDream I: Day 8, La Goulette, Tunisia

“Get me back to SeaDream and a glass of Champagne!” laughed one SeaDream passenger.

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Oct 11 2010
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SeaDream I: Day 7, Valletta, Malta

What do swashbuckling knights and SeaDream I have in common?

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Oct 11 2010
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SeaDream I: Day 6, Sicily, Italy

Good news and bad news… What do you want to hear first?

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Oct 8 2010
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SeaDream I: Day 5, Fiskardon, Cephalonia Island, Greece

So we didn’t go straight to bed last night, but headed to the Piano Bar for more cocktails and meeting with other SeaDream I passengers. There’s also a blackjack table here and I managed to win some chips!

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Oct 6 2010
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SeaDream I: Day 4 afternoon, Itea, Greece

Spoiled, spoiled, spoiled… How good can this get?

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Oct 6 2010
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SeaDream I: Day 3, Mykonos, Greece

It was very windy up on deck for breakfast and even chilly in the shade, so, because of the wind factor, tonight’s planned Greek-themed dinner outside in the Topside Restaurant was postponed and we ate it in the Dining Salon instead.

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Oct 5 2010
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SeaDream I: Day 2, Aegina Island, Greece

Breakfast at the Topside Restaurant looking over Aegina on a warm & sunny day. There’s a selection of fresh breads and bagels, meats, cheeses, olives, a mix of exotic fruits, bircher muesli, yoghurt and nuts.

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Oct 4 2010
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SeaDream I: Day 1, Piraeus, Athens

We enter the cruise terminal without a glitch, straight onto a bus for a five-minute drive to SeaDream Yacht Club's SeaDream I, past a number of cruise ships docked in Piraeus on this busy Saturday.

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Oct 3 2010
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Arctic explorations

A high-Arctic wildlife smorgasbord awaits travellers to Spitsbergen. Our adventure cruise editor, Roderick Eime, fills his plate to overflowing. Over there on the iceberg: about 100 metres,” calls Judd Hill, our sea guide, in a loud whisper. “Where?!” 
I respond with less restraint and more volume. “There: he’s looking at us now,” Hill replies.

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Sep 24 2010
Princess Cruises reviews

Island Princess Review

After two days of jetlag recovery at Hilton Beach Resort at Fort Lauderdale, Island Princess was a blast. Words: Gavin Bentley. My wife, Dorothy, and I enjoyed a quick and smooth embarkation and the first […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Sep 24 2010
Holland America Line reviews

MS Amsterdam Review

A Christmas to Remember: November/December 2008 San Diego California to Rio De Janiero Brazil via the Chilean Fjords and Antarctica. The itinerary was a wonderful mix of Mexico, Panama, South America and Antarctica all in one magnificent 42-day journey.

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Sep 24 2010