Day 72 – Curacao – August 1st, 2015

Curacao – 08:00 to 22:00

This is our only stop in the Caribbean and is one of the ports I eagerly awaited, having fond memories of the Curacao arrival from the 1970’s, when we called  here every 2 weeks while I completed trans-canal cruises aboard the old Island Princess. Up early for the arrival, I was somewhat disappointed when we docked at a new berth on the south shore, adjacent to the channel entrance. As per previous ports, I will complete a separate post for today’s tour.

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Day 71 – At Sea – July 31st, 2015

Charleston, USA to Curacao, NA

A day of changes, particularly regarding the weather and entertainment. The day started out with clear skies, but with the ship rocking and rolling in the gale force E’ly winds. By late afternoon it was completely overcast, although the wind did ease off to about 25 kts.

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