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Cruise History

Cruise History

  • 2017 aboard the Carnival Paradise.
  • 2016 aboard the Royal Caribbean Harmony of the Seas.
  • 2015 aboard the Royal Caribbean Adventure of the Seas.  We visited St. Maarten, St. Kitts, Antigua, St. Lucia, Barbados, St. Thomas, St. Kitts, Aruba, and Curacao (2 cruises back-2-back).
  • 2014 aboard the Royal Caribbean Allure of the Seas. We visited Bahamas, St. Thomas, St. Maarten, Haiti, Falmouth Jamaica, and Cozumel (2 cruises back-2-back).
  • 2013 aboard the Carnival Freedom. We visited Grand Turk, Jamaica, Bahamas, Grand Turk, Dominican Republic, Curacao, and Aruba (2 cruises back-2-back).
  • 2012 aboard the Carnival Valor. We visited St. Thomas, Antigua, Tortola, and Nassau
  • 2012 aboard the Carnival Freedom. We visited Grand Turk, Dominican Rep, Aruba, Curacao, Key West, Grand Cayman, and Jamaica (2 cruises back-2-back)
  • 2011 aboard the Carnival Freedom. We visited Key West, Grand Cayman, Jamaica, Cozumel, Costa Rica, and Panama (2 cruises back-2-back)
  • 2010 aboard the Carnival Dream. We visited Cozumel, Isla Roatan (Honduras), Belize, and Costa Maya
  • 2009 aboard the Carnival Spirit. We visited Vancouver, Hilo, Maui, Kona, Kauai, and Honolulu
  • 2008 aboard the Carnival Freedom. We visited Cozumel, Grand Cayman, and Jamaica
  • 2007 aboard the Carnival Victory. We visited San Juan (PR), St.Martin (DWI), and St.Thomas (USVI)
  • 2006 aboard the Carnival Valor. We visited Grand Cayman, Isla Roatan (Honduras), Belize, and Costa Maya (Mexico)
  • 2004 aboard the Carnival Legend. We visited New York, St. Thomas, and Tortola (BVI)
  • 2003 aboard the Carnival Paradise. We visited Belize, Isla Roatan (Honduras), Grand Cayman, Cozumel (Mexico)
  • 2002 aboard the Carnival Victory. We visited Costa Maya (Mexico), Cozumel (Mexico), and Ocho Rios (Jamaica)
  • 2000 aboard the Carnival Paradise. We visited San Juan (PR), Nassau (Bahamas), and St.Thomas (USVI)

Vacation History

  • Los Vegas
  • San Francisco
  • Vancouver
  • Los Vegas
  • Toronto

Cruise Ships

  • Royal Caribbean Harmony of the Seas (twice)
  • Royal Caribbean Adventure of the Seas (twice)
  • Royal Caribbean Allure of the Seas (twice)
  • Carnival Freedom (seven times)
  • Carnival Spirit
  • Carnival Valor (twice)
  • Carnival Legend
  • Carnival Victory (twice)
  • Carnival Paradise (three times)

Cruise Travel Essentials

TRAVEL DOCUMENTS:
3 copies of itinerary and airline tickets
– 1 for carry-on bag
– 1 for checked luggage
– 1 for parent/friend at home

Cruise Documents
Register with Canadians Aboard
Passports
Driver’s license
Emergency numbers at home (doctor, medical insurance)
Contact number to report lost credit card
Also call credit card Company to advise traveling
Medical insurance cards for Provincial and private
Cash ($1’s and $2’s for tips because everyone wants a tip)
Traveller’s cheques

Wallet, fanny pack (don’t carry a purse unless you HAVE to)
Reading materials for plane
Sunglasses
Guidebooks on things to do
Pen and paper/notebook/journal

ELECTRONICS:
Binoculars
PDA and charger (Blackberry or cell)
Rechargeable batteries and charger for digital camera
Regular batteries for digital camera
Digital Camera with EXTRA memory stick(s)
Regular Camera with film (don’t keep in checked luggage)
Underwater camera (if snorkelling)
Walkman/mp3 player for plane
Alarm clock
Small Flashlight or Night lights for cabin
Small Power Bar with USB connectors
Portable USB Power charger (12,000mAh)

Smartphone
Google Maps set to OFF-LINE with all maps downloaded
Carnival Hub (Carnival Cruise Lines)
Royal IQ (Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines)
WestJet Connect for inflight entertainment
Air Canada for inflight entertainment
Rick Steves Audio walking tours
Snapseed
Superphoto

Take pictures of
Cruise Documents
Passports
Driver licenses
Itinerary
Airline tickets

MEDICINE KIT:
Lint rollers
Band aids, Q-tips, Vaseline
Gravol, Anti-biotic cream
Large bandages (wrapping)
Anti-diarrheal
Advil or Tylenol
Wet ones
Curel, Oil of olay
Nail clippers
Bug spray
Sun block, Lip sunblock
Aloe Vera

MISC:
Plastic cable-lock ties for luggage
Ziploc bags of different sizes
Laundry bag
Delicate laundry bag
Laundry detergent
Bounce sheets
Travel pillows
Water float
Scuba/snorkle gear
Clothes pins
Beach tote bag
Beach hats

WOMEN’S CLOTHING:
Bras, panties
Nightgown
Socks
Evening purse
Sneakers
Beach Sandals
Shower sandals
Walking sandals
Dress shoes
Costume jewelry
Swim suit/cover-up
Workout clothes
Dresses
Pants
Blouses
Skirts
Shorts
Sleeveless tops
Capri pants

MEN’S CLOTHING:
Underwear
Socks
Dress socks
Belt
Walking shoes
Walking sandals
Dress shoe
Dark suit
Tie
Dress shirt
Swim suit
Workout clothes
Shorts
Sleeveless tops

SUNDRIES:
Comb/brush
Hair spray (non aerosol)
Hair gel
Shampoo
Conditioner
Shower cap
Bar soap in plastic container
Deodorant
Toothbrush/paste
Dental floss
Mouthwash
Tweezers
Make-up
Nail file
Razor/shaving cream