Cruises

A Walk Around Halifax, Nova Scotia During Our Visit By Cruise Ship

July 23, 2015

We visited Halifax, Nova Scotia during a 7-day cruise to Canada and New England. We’ve been to Halifax multiple times before, so we’d previously visited the Citadel Fort, toured the Alexander Keith’s brewery, listened to live music at the Lower Deck, and enjoyed the beautiful drive to Peggy’s Cove. For this day in port we thought we’d […]

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11 Hospitality Superstars Who Made Our Holland America Cruise Special

July 21, 2015

We recently returned from a 7-day Canada and New England cruise on Holland America’s ms Maasdam. It was a fantastic cruise, with mostly pleasant sunny, moderate temperatures and beautiful ports as we sailed between Montreal and Boston. Reflecting back, however, we realized that the reason we had such a great cruise was because of some hospitality […]

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In Search of the Best Lobster Roll During Our Canada and New England Cruise

July 20, 2015

We had a major mission during our recent  7-Day Canada and New England cruise  between Montreal and Boston: find the best lobster roll while in port. We searched the internet, read blogs, pinned on Pinterest, and found places of interest on Yelp. Then we set out on a mission in each of these ports: Charlottetown, […]

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A Look Around Holland America’s Maasdam Cruise Ship

July 14, 2015

On June 27th, we sailed on Holland America Line’s ms Maasdam on a 7-Day Canada and New England cruise from Montreal to Boston. The ship was in Sydney, Nova Scotia on July 1, Canada Day, and ended in Boston on the U.S. Fourth of July celebration. While we’ve sailed on most Holland America ships, this was […]

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