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St Kitts is a very pleasant town to walk around and an easy town in which to take a local bus. We went to Brimstone Hill Fortress with a very helpful driver, and maybe should have gone further into the next village just to look at life, but after the 40 minute hike up the hill, seeing the extensive...
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Adding Jeff Dingle to our site is long over due because he is one of the nicest guys on the cruise circuit, hugely talented and a friend. Jeff has studied every move Bruno Mars makes and his portrayal of him is perfect. You could be at a Bruno Mars concert, but you are on a ship. At the moment...
If you like to chat the cruise, this is a list of chat sites. At your suggestion Doris Visits now has a series of chat sites so we have added these and will add others as we find them. Wi-Fi is the first thing searched for at many a cruise destination, and the secret wi-fi locations are secret .......
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The Epicurean can be found on the three largest P&O ships in the fleet, The Azura, the Ventura and the Britannia which, is an example of how the larger ships can offer just a little more options should you wish to treat yourself. My guess is you have walked past them many times. It is premium restaurant for a...
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TUI are selling both the Thomson Majesty and the Marella Spirit. The new ship, the Marella Explorer, which was the TUI Mein Schiff 1, is the first of the two new ships to come in and replace the outgoing ones. The Marella Spirit will continue to sail with Marella until October 2018. TUI’s Mein Schiff 2 will move across...
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Currently on the Azura Caribbean cruise, Amber Cove was unaffected by the storm, is open and a joy to visit. After a number of other Caribbean resorts where you are hassled from the moment you step on shore, from taxis to hawkers, this was a peaceful experience. The resort is an enclosed area where you could leave your money...
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https://vimeo.com/225340570 Is this the look of Richard Branson VIRGIN VOYAGES new ship? The base, or keel has been laid in dry dock and they have started work, so they know what it will look like. They have even welded newly minted coins into the keel for good luck. It will be made in sections, around 400 to be precise, and...
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New to Choosing a Cruise? So many questions? Within a short time you will become an expert like other cruisers, but for now a few tips might help. It is so easy to get it wrong! Choosing a cruise is easy, choosing the right cruise is a little harder. Doris Visits does try to help, just search Doris Visits. SEE THE...
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If you are in Barbados on a Friday night, then at Oistins, it is party night. Friday night is a fish festival every week. You actually pass the Oistins area on the way to Bridgetown from the airport, but if you are a cruise passenger, it is frustrating that you can't say to the driver, 'can you just drop...
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Admit it. There are times when you wish you could get away from it all by moving to your own private island. Bequia is that kind of island. Pronounced Beck-way it takes an hour on the ferry to travel the 9 miles on a local ferry from the pier at Kingstown St Vincent. Time table and costs here. Beach...
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