What to wear for Viking Rhine Getaway-October Dept?
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aka Traveling Trish Happy-snew-Who
WGIG #48C - First Class Crew Member
Radiance of the Seas 9/2002 - PNW; Rhapsody of the Seas 4/2003 - Western; Splendour of the Seas 1/2004 - PC (partial)/Western; Legend of the Seas 8/2004 - Mexican Riviera; Explorer of the Seas 1/2006 & 2/2006 B2B - Western and Eastern; Mustard of the Seas I (aka Jewel of the Seas) 2/2007 - Eastern; Celebrity Mercury 10/2007 - PNW; Voyager of the Seas 4/2008 - Western; Windy City Mustard Dawgs, EH! 7/2008; Viking River Cruise 12/2008 (Vienna to Nurnberg - Danube) and Steamboat family and Captain Speaking F2F; Mustard of the Seas II (aka Serenade of the Seas) 5/2009 - Alaska; Radiance of the Seas 10/2009 - Mexican Riviera; Freedom of the Seas 3/2010 - Eastern; Voyager of the Seas 2/2011 - Western; Sapphire Princess 5/2011 - Vancouver to Seattle; Mustard of the Seas III (aka Emerald Princess) 8/2011 - Baltic, Visit new grandbaby 11/2011; Celebrity Equinox 1/2012 - Ulitmate Caribbean; Texas 11/2012; Salzburg 12/2012; Splendour of the Seas 5/2013 - Greece/Med B2B; Visit 2nd new grandbaby - 1/2014; Jewel of the Seas 4/2014 - Southern;Christmas Markets River Cruise and Munich - 12/2014
Barbara and Walter
2017 Oceania Insignia Singapore to Abu Dhabi Navigator of the Seas Miami & Nassau 2016 Rotterdam Viking Passage Rotterdam to Boston 2015 Independence of the Seas Eastern Caribbean Azamara Quest Bali to Osaka 2014 Insignia Mayan Mystic Oceanic Discoverer New Zealand South Island 2013 Disney Dream 2012 Diamond Princess The Orient route Star Princess Cape Horn Route SA 2011M/V Evolution Galapagos Islands 2011 Uniworld River Duchess Tulips/windmills;2010 Crown Princess Canada/New England;2010 Coral Princess Panama Canal;2009 Oceania Nautica Greece and Turkey;2008 Cunard QM2 Southern Caribbean;2008 Celebrity Constellation Iberia & TA;2007 Majestic American Queen of West Columbia River 2006 Princess Star Princess Baltic;2004 Princess Tahitian Princess South Pacific;2003 Viking River Cruises Clara Schumann Elbe R;2002 Coral Princess (Aust) Coral Princess2 Reef;2001 Princess Royal Princess Norwegian Fjords;2000 Jungle Expeditions La Turmalina Amazon R;1999 Disney Magic Bahamas;1998 RCCL Enchantment of Seas Western Carib.;1996 Princess Star Princess (old) Alaska;1994 RCCL Monarch of the Seas Southern Carib;1990 RCCL Nordic Prince Bermuda;1987 RCCL Sun Viking Eastern Carib.
We have done two river cruises. Pack layers for daytime wear and bring a rain jacket for October. For dinners, I wear black slacks and a nice top and that is typical for ladies. There is normally a Captain's cocktail reception and I wear a sparkly top for that one. I also have a black ponte knit pencil skirt I pack and wear with a black silk ribbed turtleneck and accessories as I get tired of wearing pants.
DH brings dress slacks and nice sweaters (evenings will be cool in fall on the Rhine) as well as some button down shirts for evenings.
Looking forward to:
MS Joy - Magic of Advent, December 2017
Amadeus Silver III, May 2018
AmaStella, Christmas Markets, December 2018
Scenic Eclipse, April, 2019
Our river cruising history:
Avalon Luminary B2B- Christmas Markets, 2009
Avalon Affinity - Christmas Markets 2010
Avalon Panorama - Danube New Years Cruise, 2011
AmaDante -Vineyards of the Rhine and Moselle 2012
AmaCerto - Budapest to Nuremburg, 2013
AmaBella - Tulip Time, 2014
AmaDagio - Provence, 2014
AmaReina - Holiday on the Rhine 2014
SS Catherine - Provence 2015
AmaSerena Christmas on the Rhine, 2015
Scenic Diamond, Bordeaux, April 2016, October 2017
AmaVida, Douro, August. 2016
AmaSonata, Romantic Danube - Oct. 2016
Joie de Vivre, Paris and Normany - April 2017
Recent ocean cruises:
Le Lyral, The Adriatic, September 2017