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[quote=MLeh;54812128]That sort of behaviour gives...
[quote=MLeh;54812128]That sort of behaviour gives us gluten intolerant people a bad rep! I have had nothing but spectacular service getting gluten free food on our SS cruises. Matter of fact, they...
Well, the not live from the Wind portion of the...
Well, the not live from the Wind portion of the trip begins now- after a long plane flight back on the 23rd. a quick Christmas spent with the family and a day at the office today. Before I go back...
Some quick thoughts while I still have internet...
Some quick thoughts while I still have internet access
Saw my one and only "passenger behaving badly" yesterday at the luncheon buffet. Was very irate with the poor server behind the buffet as he ...
Scrambling to get ready to leave ship today as we...
Scrambling to get ready to leave ship today as we are sitting in Bridgetown Barbour. Way too busy in Tobago yesterday and those suitcases were waiting on us when we returned from out excursion to the...
This crew is extremely hardworking - and very...
This crew is extremely hardworking - and very friendly and professional. The heat is extreme this week. Yesterday it was stifling. A couple of crew members confided they had come back to the ship...
Just saw Jeremy at lunch. He was happy to be...
Just saw Jeremy at lunch. He was happy to be remembered and wondered if you were still drinking different drinks every night!
Well, darn it. Missed the risotto again....
Well, darn it. Missed the risotto again. Yesterday was the day for the menu change in La Terraza so I had to settle for a steak instead, such a rough life! Service was impeccable-it was somewhat...
There's something very relaxing about not getting...
There's something very relaxing about not getting to a port until noon. Plenty of time to be lazy enjoy going past St Vincent to arrive at Bequia. Highly recommend the 3 hr catamaran snorkel/beach...
Going to be next one- currently enjoying my first...
Going to be next one- currently enjoying my first Pom-Martini, easy on the pomegranate juice to lessen the sweetness.
Last night I started with dessert before dinner,...
Last night I started with dessert before dinner, an expresso martini which was very good but so sweet, one was enough. And I'm turning into a lightweight because while the Mad Men Martini was my...
Looks like we are sailing into some rain this...
Looks like we are sailing into some rain this morning as we approach Bequia this morning. Supposed to arrive around noon.

Last night we hadn't planned on room service but with only 3 tables...
Has anyone worked their way through the Classic...
Has anyone worked their way through the Classic Cocktails with a SilverSea Twist or the Silver-tinis? Trying to decide between a Vesper, Mad Men Martini or the Bermuda Sidecar.
Part 2 of Antigua We decided to try the buffet...
Part 2 of Antigua
We decided to try the buffet for lunch - and loved the mixed grill. The lamb chops were grilled to perfection. Was not expecting that.

Then since we are docked, was easy-peasy...
2nd try at posting this- Today we took our...
2nd try at posting this-
Today we took our first excursion- a 3 hr snorkel and beach stop.

The catamaran was located right next to where we docked in St John, Antigua and we had a very reasonable...
So, have received invitations to a Cocktail...
So, have received invitations to a Cocktail Reception for Venetian Society Guests and the Venetian Dinner. Since the first begins at 7 and the dinner at 7:30, any advice on whether we should attend? ...
Dinner was room service tonight. Highly...
Dinner was room service tonight. Highly recommend. On time, everything arrived cooked to order and at right temp. No bottomless glass of wine but with an excursion in the morning, that's a good thing!
Well, if we are going past Somalia tomorrow night...
Well, if we are going past Somalia tomorrow night then I think we are definitely making a detour since we are supposed to be heading from Antigua to St Vincent. Just learned that there is The...
Guess you have to take the good with the...
Guess you have to take the good with the bad...just got notice that our reservation for dinner tomorrow night has been unilaterally cancelled as the Grill is now "closed" tomorrow night.
I hate autocorrect-please forgive the typos
I hate autocorrect-please forgive the typos
SD made my March 17 birthday probably the most...
SD made my March 17 birthday probably the most spectacular I have ever had- even with bad weather and not being able to go to Jost for the Champagne Splash. I adore caviar, but the beach barbecue is...
And before I forget, do the elves miraculously...
And before I forget, do the elves miraculously leave cleaning clothes for eyeglasses in your cabin without request? 2 showed up this morning - a wonderful event since I have lost a couple of old...
Looks like he was transferred elsewhere as Kevin...
Looks like he was transferred elsewhere as Kevin is now working the deck but next time I see him I will definitely tell him
Back from our short walkabout in Basseterre. ...
Back from our short walkabout in Basseterre. Quite enjoyed rhe children's choir practice at St George's Anglican Church. Can't resist the batiks made right here on St. Kitt's and DH was ecstatic at...
Just a comment for anyone with food allergies. I...
Just a comment for anyone with food allergies. I have one deadly allergy, two less serious and a couple of sensitivities. Now that the waiters are using I pads or tablets, I have a number of warnings...