Just Back from Explorer of the Seas: Photos

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#1
Southern New Jersey
383 Posts
Joined Jun 2003
Just returned from a 9-day Bermuda/Nassau/Coco Cay Cruise on Explorer of the Seas.

We had a wonderful time and the ship is in fine condition. Here are some photos I hope you will enjoy. If these links work, I will post some more.

Explorer of the Seas Docked at Cape Liberty, Bayonne, NJ
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-094.jpg

9/11 "Teardrop" Memorial, Bayonne, NJ
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-099.jpg

NYC Skyline from Explorer Top Deck
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-103.jpg

Staten Island Ferry
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-098.jpg

Sailing Toward Verrazano Bridge
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-104.jpg

Getting Ready to Go Under
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-105.jpg

Going Under!
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-106.jpg

Emerging on Other Side
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-107.jpg

Sunlit Bridge
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-109.jpg
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2003 - Celebrity Century - Eastern Caribbean
2004 - Celebrity Horizon - Bermuda
2005 - Royal Caribbean Enchantment of the Seas - Canada & NE
2006 - Holland America Zuiderdam - Eastern Caribbean
2008 - Celebrity Summit - Southern Caribbean
2008 - NCL Norwegian Majesty - Bermuda
2009 - Royal Caribbean Freedom of the Seas - Western Caribbean
2010 - Royal Caribbean Explorer of the Seas - Bermuda/Bahamas
2012 - Celebrity Soltice - Western Caribbean
2012 - Carnival Glory - Canada
2013 - Oceania Regatta - Alaska
2014 - Celebrity Summit - Southern Caribbean
#2
South Jersey
314 Posts
Joined Dec 2009
Nice!
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Upcoming Cruises:
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Previous Cruises
November 2015 - RCI - Grandeur of the Seas
October 2014 - Princess - Royal Princess
October 2013 - RCI - Explorer of the Seas
May 2012 - RCI - Explorer of the Seas (with the girls and parents - first corner aft!)
October 2010: RCI - Explorer of the Seas (first balcony!)
December 2000: NCL- Majesty
November 2000: CCL - Destiny
October 1995: RCCL - Nordic Empress
#3
Lakeville Ma.
632 Posts
Joined Jul 2006
nice pics. I remember going under the bridge on Voyager back in '04. You swear you're not going to make it. lol
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#5
Southern New Jersey
383 Posts
Joined Jun 2003
Here are some more:

Melons on Parade
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-095.jpg

Fruit Display at Poolside Buffet Party
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-074.jpg

Fruity Refreshments: It's 5:00 Somewhere!
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-089.jpg

Pool Deck
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-077.jpg

Promenade Deck
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-081.jpg

Ship's Wake
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-082.jpg

Ocean View through Ship Cutout
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-083.jpg

Relaxing on Deck
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-084.jpg

Going for a Stroll
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-085.jpg

Johnny Rockets Onboard
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-035.jpg

Dessert at Portofino's
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-038.jpg

2nd Dessert at Portofino's
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Bermuda: Dockyard Ferry
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-047.jpg

Bermuda: Snorkel Park Beach
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-059.jpg

Bermuda: Segway Excursion
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-060.jpg

Bermuda: Clocktower Mall & Marina
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-072.jpg
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2003 - Celebrity Century - Eastern Caribbean
2004 - Celebrity Horizon - Bermuda
2005 - Royal Caribbean Enchantment of the Seas - Canada & NE
2006 - Holland America Zuiderdam - Eastern Caribbean
2008 - Celebrity Summit - Southern Caribbean
2008 - NCL Norwegian Majesty - Bermuda
2009 - Royal Caribbean Freedom of the Seas - Western Caribbean
2010 - Royal Caribbean Explorer of the Seas - Bermuda/Bahamas
2012 - Celebrity Soltice - Western Caribbean
2012 - Carnival Glory - Canada
2013 - Oceania Regatta - Alaska
2014 - Celebrity Summit - Southern Caribbean
#8
North Myrtle Beach SC
853 Posts
Joined Mar 2008
Thanks for the great pictures, we leave for the same cruise in 2 weeks... getting sooo excited now especially after seeing your pictures!!
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Cruise History
Big Red Boat 1994
Carnival ?? 1995
Majesty of the Seas RCCL 1995
Soverign Of the Seas RCCL 1996
Majesty Of the Seas RCCL 1999
Adventure Of the Seas RCCL 2002
Splendour of the Seas 2003
Brillance of the Seas 2004
Brilliance of the Seas 2005
Serenade of the Seas 2006
Adventure of the Seas 2007
Explorer of the Seas on June 19, 2008
Navigator of the Seas Dec 11, 2008
Radiance of the Seas Alaska cruisetour July 5, 2009
Explorer of the Seas August 5, 2010
Monarch of the Seas August 8, 2011
Navigator of the Seas December 2011
Liberty of the Seas 2012
Explorer of the Seas 2013
Independence of the Seas 2014
Allure of the Seas 2015
Oasis of the Seas 2016
#9
Southern New Jersey
383 Posts
Joined Jun 2003
Final batch of posted photos.

Bermuda: Dockyard View
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-073.jpg

Bermuda: Mopeds
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-071.jpg

Bermuda: Docked at King's Wharf
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-069.jpg

Bermuda: Classic View
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-070.jpg

Don't Know What These Are
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-067.jpg

Bermuda: Horseshoe Bay Beach
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...ompressed9.jpg

Bermuda: Horseshoe Bay Beach
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Bermuda: Horseshoe Bay Beach
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Bermuda: Horseshoe Bay Beach
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...mpressed13.jpg

Bermuda: Sailaway
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-064.jpg

Bahamas: Arriving in Nassau
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-034.jpg

Bahamas: Atlantis Resort, Main Towers, Paradise Island
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-028.jpg

Bahamas: Atlantis Resort Beach, Paradise Island
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Bahamas: Atlantis Resort Beach, Paradise Island
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Bahamas: Parasailing
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-023.jpg

Bahamas: Shopping on Coco Cay
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Bahamas: Coco Cay Beach
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-018.jpg

Bahamas: Gazing at Ship from Coco Cay
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-020.jpg
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2003 - Celebrity Century - Eastern Caribbean
2004 - Celebrity Horizon - Bermuda
2005 - Royal Caribbean Enchantment of the Seas - Canada & NE
2006 - Holland America Zuiderdam - Eastern Caribbean
2008 - Celebrity Summit - Southern Caribbean
2008 - NCL Norwegian Majesty - Bermuda
2009 - Royal Caribbean Freedom of the Seas - Western Caribbean
2010 - Royal Caribbean Explorer of the Seas - Bermuda/Bahamas
2012 - Celebrity Soltice - Western Caribbean
2012 - Carnival Glory - Canada
2013 - Oceania Regatta - Alaska
2014 - Celebrity Summit - Southern Caribbean
#10
6,477 Posts
Joined Feb 2001
Kidz rn…thank you for sharing your Cruise.
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#12
delaware
1,668 Posts
Joined Sep 2008
Originally posted by kidz_rn
Just returned from a 9-day Bermuda/Nassau/Coco Cay Cruise on Explorer of the Seas.

We had a wonderful time and the ship is in fine condition. Here are some photos I hope you will enjoy. If these links work, I will post some more.

Explorer of the Seas Docked at Cape Liberty, Bayonne, NJ
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-094.jpg

9/11 "Teardrop" Memorial, Bayonne, NJ
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-099.jpg

NYC Skyline from Explorer Top Deck
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-103.jpg

Staten Island Ferry
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-098.jpg

Sailing Toward Verrazano Bridge
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-104.jpg

Getting Ready to Go Under
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-105.jpg

Going Under!
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-106.jpg

Emerging on Other Side
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-107.jpg

Sunlit Bridge
http://i812.photobucket.com/albums/z...plorer-109.jpg
Thank you for posting. My husband and I are going on the Explorer next June to Bermuda. Doing the 5 day. Love all the pictures, never left from Bayonne.
#13
1,579 Posts
Joined Jul 2006
Awesome picturers and now I want back on "Explorer"! Thanks I had just put that beautiful ship and fun we had on our July cruise out of my mind now its fully back! Got to go soon now. JC