Showing posts from December, 2014

Feeder Friends

Cherish the moments spent with friends.
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Striking a Pose

Hope your Christmas was as you hoped it would be.  As the New Year approaches I want to wish you and yours a Healthy and Happy 2015 !

Days End

Come watch with me the shaft of fire that glows
In yonder West: the fair, frail palaces,
The fading Alps and archipelagos
And great cloud-continents of sunset-seas.
--Thomas Bailey Aldrich

Sometimes the gods have no taste at all. They allow sunrises and sunsets in ridiculous pink and blue hues that any professional artist would dismiss as the work of some enthusiastic amateur who'd never looked at a real sunset. This was one of those sunrises. It was the kind of sunrise a man looks at and says, 'No real sunrise could paint the sky Surgical Appliance Pink.' Nevertheless, it was beautiful. --Terry-Pratchett

Peace... is seeing a sunset, and knowing who to thank.  --Unknown
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Up Up and Away

Fly me to the moon Let me play among the stars Let me see what spring is like On Jupiter and Mars

Last minute briefing... now they know how to fly the jet plane.

To Colour or Uncolour

Have yourself a Merry Day!
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Cruising the Southern Caribbean

On a recent vacation, Linda and I were on cruise to the Southern Caribbean.  Our goal was to simply relax.  Here are a selection of shots.  I hope you enjoy them.

There were several ships in the Port of Miami.

An indoor pool is also available.  There are a few levels to sun/shade one's self.  Outdoor bars, food, pool butlers, servers... falalalala lala  la la.

There's a plethora of dining options to consider.  I didn't bother including images of the buffet, however, the food is just as good as any of the other dining options available... in my opinion.

There are several lounges throughout the ship where you can escape and not feel the least bit cramped. Trust me, I'm not fond of crowds and I was always able to find space.  If you wanted to be kept busy, there is a daily schedule of things to do on the ship.

The CafĂ© al Bacio was one place we frequented regularly.  It was right up our alley... relaxed and quiet.  I enjoyed double-espressos and a selection of delicious an…


Fascinating birds to observe.  These birds accompanied us on sea days, during our cruise.

These are not typical birds in my part of the world.