Eleuthera: Between Oh Lord and Thank God

*All travel expenses for this trip were paid by Princess Cruises, but all opinions are my own

A taste of Eleuthera

During my recent (and first) big-ship cruise aboard the Crown Princess, my pal Samantha and I took every opportunity to disembark and go on a shore excursion to see how Princess arranges for its passengers to experience the ship’s ports of call.

Our fourth and final shore excursion was to Eleuthera, one of the Bahamas’ Out Islands…and a truly wonderful place.

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All Aboard the Crown Princess, Pt. 2

Continued from All Aboard the Crown Princess, Pt. 1

*All travel expenses for this trip were paid by Princess Cruises, but all opinions are my own

The Crown Princess

The Crown Princess

I just spent a week aboard the Crown Princess on my first big-ship cruise, sailing from Ft. Lauderdale, Florida through the Western Caribbean. I brought along my dear friend Samantha (also a cruise newbie), and while the sailing was billed as the Romance Summit, for us it was our first-ever Valentine’s Day away from our husbands. Now that the ground has (almost) stopped moving when I stand still, I feel ready to reflect on our week at sea.

For all you other cruise virgins out there, I continue with our adventures onboard: [Read more…]

All Aboard the Crown Princess, Pt. 1

*All travel expenses for this trip were paid by Princess Cruises, but all opinions are my own

The Crown Princess docked in Port Everglades I just spent a week aboard the Crown Princess on my first big-ship cruise, sailing from Ft. Lauderdale, Florida through the Western Caribbean. I brought along my dear friend Samantha (also a cruise newbie), and while the sailing was billed as the Romance Summit, for us it was our first-ever Valentine’s Day away from our husbands. Now that the ground has (almost) stopped moving when I stand still, I feel ready to reminisce on our week at sea.

For all you other cruise virgins out there, here we go: [Read more…]

Off to Sea, With Love

KPWell folks, in a Valentine’s twist, Adam and I are on opposite sides of the country today…and soon, just a bit farther.

He’s skiing in wintry Taos, New Mexico for the weekend…and I’m in South Florida awaiting the launch of my first big-ship cruise. I’ll soon be sailing the Western Caribbean on the real live Love Boat!

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TWT Travel Binder: Bahamas

 

Here are some resources to help you plan your own “travels with two” to the Bahamas.

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