Tag Archives: baltic vacation

What We Did On Our 2018 Summer Vacation, Day 4 (All Aboard)

Saturday, August 18 was the first day of our nine-day Baltic Sea cruise aboard the “Norwegian Breakaway”, a big-ass cruise ship decorated from end to end in New York-oriented stuff. Most of the year it serves the New York market, … Continue reading

Posted in Carole, Jay | Tagged , , | Comments Off on What We Did On Our 2018 Summer Vacation, Day 4 (All Aboard)

What We Did On Our 2018 Summer Vacation, Day 3 (Tivoli)

Friday, August 17 was our first full day in Copenhagen and the last day before we embarked on our nine-day Baltic Sea cruise. We kept things simple and didn’t try to do too much; mostly we wandered around the legendary … Continue reading

Posted in Carole, Jay | Tagged , , | Comments Off on What We Did On Our 2018 Summer Vacation, Day 3 (Tivoli)

What We Did On Our 2018 Summer Vacation, Day 2 (Arrival)

Day 2 of our Baltic Sea vacation was our first day in Denmark. Our red-eye flight from Chicago got us to Copenhagen at 1 pm local time, which actually worked out well. By the time we got our bags (all … Continue reading

Posted in Carole, Jay | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

What We Did On Our 2018 Summer Vacation, Day 1 (Across The Pond)

This past August we took what was probably our most ambitious vacation ever — a nine day cruise around the Baltic Sea, stopping off in quite a few countries along the way. I say “ambitious” because frankly, we ran ourselves … Continue reading

Posted in Carole, Jay | Tagged , , | Comments Off on What We Did On Our 2018 Summer Vacation, Day 1 (Across The Pond)

Pig On A Park Bench

Remember that line from “Eleanor Rigby” — “Father McKenzie, writing the words of a sermon that no one will hear”? I’ve been spending my free time the last few days writing up our August 2018 cruise to the Baltic Sea, … Continue reading

Posted in Jay | Tagged , , , , | 3 Comments