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Thank you. First time Panama Canal? Enjoy!! ...
Thank you. First time Panama Canal? Enjoy!!

Roy
Here's my view yesterday from the Prinsendam's...
Here's my view yesterday from the Prinsendam's front porch. The old Celebrity terminal is surrounded by a construction fence and the building closest to the turning basin is a pile of rubble:
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I saw the menu posted in the Lido the next day...
I saw the menu posted in the Lido the next day but never gave it another thought. I missed seeing it in the When and Where but it was held in the Pinnacle Grill the day we were in Funchal with a...
Thank you Alan, Perfect Match, Kazu, Keith, ...
Thank you Alan, Perfect Match, Kazu, Keith,
Debbie. I do still have a few days left with no more flights to go. Kazu, I'll have to get back to you with a partial response on the dinner.

Thank ...
The lower promenade deck looks brighter when...
The lower promenade deck looks brighter when you're on it.

Roy
Prinsendam was always supposed to leave at 8PM. ...
Prinsendam was always supposed to leave at 8PM. Ships have frequently been leaving late due to CPB delays. I hope Prinsendam is on time. There was certainly nothing wrong when I came in on her...
Wishing the Nieuw Amsterdam cruisers a great...
Wishing the Nieuw Amsterdam cruisers a great cruise. Something I haven't seen before on HAL; there was a special luggage tag for people transferring to the Nieuw Amsterdam.

(And I just lost...
Indie looks awfully close to the Elegant...
Indie looks awfully close to the Elegant Explorer. Careful!

Roy
Standard rasps from Harmony. Nieuw Amsterdam...
Standard rasps from Harmony. Nieuw Amsterdam still a question mark?

Roy
You're right. I should have remembered that; I...
You're right. I should have remembered that; I watched Crown from the bow and was up getting my waffle when Nieuw Amsterdam pulled in.

Roy
I'm not getting much internet cooperation today. ...
I'm not getting much internet cooperation today. I think it was a little better on the ship.

Roy
Thank you all. We are now docked and I'm...
Thank you all. We are now docked and I'm starting final preparations to leave. I'll have to look at comments and questions from my hotel later.

Day P16, Friday, November 17, 2017, [Half Moon...
If there's anybody up now Prinsendam is about 2...
If there's anybody up now Prinsendam is about 2 miles out. I'll be on the "porch" 2 decks up from the lower promenade but almost certainly not visible.

Roy
My first toots of the season but with no real...
My first toots of the season but with no real Oastie ETD I'd better get back to packing.

Roy
Likely both CDC and Coast Guard. I've seen some...
Likely both CDC and Coast Guard. I've seen some extra cleaning and checking as well.

Roy
That's apparently why we were to leave HMC early,...
That's apparently why we were to leave HMC early, to get in early for a slot with immigration.

Roy
Quick update, we missed HMC. 44KT winds were...
Quick update, we missed HMC. 44KT winds were dragging the anchor on the bottom. Nieuw Amsterdam apparently made it since they have dynamic positioning. I imagine it would have been an interesting...
Is Celebrity actually moving? I haven't seen...
Is Celebrity actually moving? I haven't seen much evidence.

Roy
Thank you Krazy Kruizers. Day P15, Thursday,...
Thank you Krazy Kruizers.

Day P15, Thursday, November 16, 2017, At sea, MS Prinsendam

The Oosterdam is in Half Moon Cay. The Amsterdam is at sea from Darwin to Cairns,

Between lots of...