Falmouth, Jamaica, Day #4

2nd VGS Genealogy Cruise We awoke this morning as we docked in the port of Falmouth, Jamaica. The port area is very attractive and itself looks quite new. The merchants and their staffs were all quite friendly and helpful. A very tall man (on stilts), holding a Jamaican Flag in each hand, greeted us in […]

Ocho Rios, Jamaica

Wednesday, Shaw Botanical Gardens Today we awoke in Ocho Rios, Jamaica. In Spanish, Ocho Rios means “Eight Rivers” Karen and I took our first cruise on the Carnival ship Holiday in December 1986. Thirty-two years had elapsed since then. In that time our home state had changed from California to Oregon to Nevada and finally […]

9th Sea Day Nov 18, 2018

Sunday We played Scrabble in the afternoon as is our custom. After finishing our game, we returned to our cabin to rest and prepare for dinner. As the sun was setting, I looked out from our balcony an saw our old friend, the Norwegian Epic. They had spent the day at Great Stirrup Cay in […]