Cruise 2015 Part 2 | The Life of K: Cruise 2015 Part 2

Saturday, April 4, 2015

Cruise 2015 Part 2

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Before you read this post, catch up on Part 1 of our cruise here.

We were lucky with great weather almost the entire week. Even when it rained it was warm. I was able to lie in the sun and read and relax. J was able to do all sorts of things and the kids spent most of their time at Aquanauts where they played games, did crafts, got their faces painted, did a talent show, read books, and watched shows.

I'll just touch on some highlights day by day.

Day 2 - At Sea. This was our first full day on the ship. J got to try the flowrider and I tried the zipline.

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More carousel!


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Fun face paint.


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Ziplining.


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J trying the flowrider for the first time.
Day 3 - Labadee, Haiti. This was the day we were most looking forward to. Royal Caribbean owns part of the island of Haiti. There was sun and sand and the beach. It was perfect.

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Beach!


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The kids went crazy collecting shells and coral and rocks.


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Family picture!


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Big, beautiful tree.


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Fun at the beach.
Day 4 - Falsmouth, Jamaica. We didn't pay for an excursion so J and I checked out the port while the kids were at Aquanauts. Most of the day was on the ship.

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Coming into Jamaica.


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Mini golf at mid-day.


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The kids cozy in towels after a swim.


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J ziplining.


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J rockclimbing.


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How To Train Your Dragon on ice show.


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Fancy dinner night.


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At dinner.


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Pirate night at Aquanauts.
Day 4 - At Sea

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The view off the back of the ship.


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Proud kids with their medals.


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Quiet time in the room.


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Daily frozen yogurt after lunch.


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More flowrider action.


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More face paint.
Day 5 - Cozumel, Mexico. It was really hot in Mexico and so we spent not even an hour exploring the port in Cozumel.

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J's getting good.


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Watching dad on the flowrider.


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Me and my girl off to explore Cozumel.
Day 6 - At Sea. The highlight of the day for me was the show I went to with the kids. There was singing and dancing. The kids loved their show and J had fun watching the flowrider championship.

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The talent show I think.


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While J was at the flowrider contest, I took the kids to a show.


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There are dancers in the tree.. can you see them?


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Neat water show at the Aqua Theatre.


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The last face paint of the cruise.
Day 7 - Back to Florida then back to Ottawa. We spent most of the day traveling. It was a long day but nice to be home. Sandy was so excited to see us.

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Kids on the plane.


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Super small plane for the Montreal to Ottawa leg of the trip home.

We all had a great time. It was so nice going somewhere where the kids were looked after and J and I were able to relax. It was a true vacation and I'm already missing the heat and the tan.

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