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Gulf Coast Departures Galveston, Gulfport,Houston, Mobile & New Orleans
Regrettably in our case it was all in the dark, departed early Saturday evening in the dark and returned early the following Saturday morning, again in the dark.
Still an experience but could have been so much better.
05/11/2007: Royal Caribbean - Empress of the Seas - Caribbean
27/05/2009: Royal Caribbean - Independence of the Seas - Canaries
01/11/2009: Royal Caribbean - Voyager of the Seas - Mediterranean
24/11/2012: Royal Caribbean - Navigator of the Seas - Caribbean
09/11/2013: Royal Caribbean - Splendour of the Seas - Adriatic
07/06/2014: Royal Caribbean - Brilliance of the Seas - Baltic
Yes, down the twisty, curvy Mississippi !! We left out of New Orleans about 4:45 pm in mid-March last year and had about 2 to 2-1/2 hours daylight. It will depend on the time of year as to how long it will stay light and be able to see much of anything. Of course, on the way back up river it is usually around midnight entering the river - arriving at port around 6:00 a.m.
__________________ VOYAGER OF THE SEAS - March 2012 - Western Caribbean
MARINER OF THE SEAS - March 2013 - Western Caribbean SERENADE OF THE SEAS - March 2015 - Bahamas