Category: Around the World

Transatlantic Cruise: Portland and Winchester (5/8)

Transatlantic Cruise: Portland and Winchester (5/8)

Posted June 2, 2018 in Around the World, Real World // 4 Comments

Happy Saturday everyone!  I hope wherever you are, the skies are blue and the birds are singing and your heart is filled with monuments joy! Today brings us to the fifth installment of my Transatlantic Cruise series, wherein I share all my adventures from my trip, including pictures!  These posts all stand alone and are about the places I visited, but if you’d like to read some of these others, please do! Our third port of call was Portland, England!  Portland is actually an island, located in the English channel.  Chesil Beach joins it to mainland England, and our tour […]

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Transatlantic Cruise: Ireland (4/8)

Transatlantic Cruise: Ireland (4/8)

Posted May 26, 2018 in Around the World, Real World // 7 Comments

This week in checking in about my glorious two week Transatlantic Cruise, I’m going to talk about our stop in Ireland!  For those of you just now joining us – hi!  I went on a cruise from NYC to western Europe in April and I’m sharing my adventures and some pictures, too!  These posts all standalone, but if you want to hear about other days and other adventures, do check out the Transatlantic Cruise 2018 tag! So this week is Ireland, and Ireland requires a bit of backstory for me.  Ireland has been at the top of my bucket list […]

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Transatlantic Cruise: Azores (3/8)

Transatlantic Cruise: Azores (3/8)

Posted May 19, 2018 in Around the World, Real World // 0 Comments

This is the third post in an eight post series about my recent Transatlantic cruise and Adventures in Europe!  If you’re just tying in, don’t worry, all these posts can standalone by themselves.  If you would like to see the rest of the series and any discussion about the trip, you can find it here. Today, I want to tell you beautiful people about the Azores Islands.  The Azores were our first stop off the ship after a five day period of confinement and waves.  I think I can speak for all the passengers when I say I think we […]

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Transatlantic Cruise: Seven Days At Sea (2/8)

Transatlantic Cruise: Seven Days At Sea (2/8)

Posted May 12, 2018 in Around the World, Real World // 11 Comments

Seven total days at sea is a very long time. Last week, I told y’all a bit about cruising and the ship I was on.  Other than the seasickness, I really enjoyed the seven days at sea.  I was about to work a little on my Unnamed Fantasy Bounty Hunter Story, which I was really excited about.  It’s pretty clear to me already that Melyssa, the heroine, is not going to behave the way I want her to.  This story is back into familiar fantasy ground for me, and I’m really excited about it.  I love writing stories about girls […]

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Transatlantic Cruise: Meet the Breakaway (1/8)

Transatlantic Cruise: Meet the Breakaway (1/8)

Posted May 5, 2018 in Around the World, Real World // 4 Comments

Cruising isn’t for everyone, but I love it. Why? First of all, I hate planes. I have a managed phobia of heights and I nearly always get sick on planes. Besides, I swear, I am uniquely talented and no matter what seat I pick, it is ALWAYS the one right in front of the only baby on the flight. +10pts me. Another reason to love cruises is that they are convenient. You get room, transportation, and food all in one, plus most entertainment. You don’t have to spend anything above cruise fare to have a good time. I’ll talk a […]

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