Tag: Travel Asides

Transatlantic Cruise: Ireland (4/8)

Transatlantic Cruise: Ireland (4/8)

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 […]

Posted May 26, 2018 in Real World // 7 Comments //
Transatlantic Cruise: Azores (3/8)

Transatlantic Cruise: Azores (3/8)

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 […]

Posted May 19, 2018 in Real World // 0 Comments //
Transatlantic Cruise: Meet the Breakaway (1/8)

Transatlantic Cruise: Meet the Breakaway (1/8)

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 […]

Posted May 5, 2018 in Real World // 4 Comments //
Bon Voyage – Two Week Hiatus

Bon Voyage – Two Week Hiatus

My loves, I am heading to Europe. Matt and I planned this transatlantic cruise back in… forever ago?  I don’t even know anymore.  I feel like I’ve been looking forward to it for half my life.  At any rate, as you are reading this, I will be standing on the top deck of the Norwegian Breakaway in the Manhattan Cruise Terminal in NYC, waiting to disembark. This cruise will take us to Azores, Ireland, the UK, and France.  As if that were not enough, we’re also stopping by Iceland on the way home. In order to enjoy my adventure to […]

Posted April 15, 2018 in Real World // 13 Comments //