Shore Excursions

Cruising With a 12-Year-Old: Para-sailing from Cozumel, Mexico

June 5, 2014

Last week my 12-year-old niece Justina accompanied me on a Western Caribbean cruise on Royal Caribbean’s Oasis of the Seas. When we visited the port of Cozumel, Mexico, on day 6 of our cruise, we still had a couple of items to cross off of Justina’s “wish list” for her first cruise. Her priorities were to: […]

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Cruising With a 12-Year-Old: Snorkeling and Climbing Dunn’s River Falls from Falmouth, Jamaica

May 31, 2014

Justina, my 12-year-old niece, accompanied me this week on a Western Caribbean cruise on Royal Caribbean’s Oasis of the Seas. On Day 4 of our cruise we visited the port of Falmouth, Jamaica. As you can see from the photo above, the 6,000+ passenger Oasis of the Seas dwarfs the relatively new cruise port at Falmouth. […]

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Cruising With a 12-Year-Old: Labadee, Royal Caribbean’s Private Resort in Haiti

May 28, 2014

My 12-year-old niece, Justina, was my traveling companion for a Western Caribbean cruise on Royal Caribbean’s Oasis of the Seas.At 8 am on Day 3 of our cruise, the Oasis docked at Labadee, Royal Caribbean’s private resort on the north coast of Haiti. I had previously booked us for a zip line adventure on the 2,600 foot long Dragon’s Breath Flight Line […]

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Exploring the Sights of Cochin, India

April 27, 2014

We sailed into Cochin, India a major port city on the Arabian Sea, via the Seabourn Sojourn, on its 2014 World Cruise. While we had done a little advance research on Cochin, we decided to take the Seabourn shore excursion to “Old Cochin” since the port area is on an island a distance from the mainland. Cochin, also known as […]

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