travel

Half Moon Cay — a unique day on Holland America’s exclusive private island in The Bahamas

I stood shoulder-deep in the cool turquoise water and could see clear to my bare feet on the soft sand.  The glowing descriptions I’d heard of Caribbean beaches weren’t poetic exaggerations after all; they were true. This post contains affiliate links.  For more information, click here. Half Moon Cay is one of about 700 islands that… Read More Half Moon Cay — a unique day on Holland America’s exclusive private island in The Bahamas

travel

8 Steps to Survive the CoViD Safety Theater before Enjoying a Cruise

I’d never imagined being so stressed-out getting ready for a Caribbean cruise.  But then, a lot of things have happened over these last two years that I’d never imagined. Seven extended-family members and I recently took a holiday cruise on Holland America‘s Nieuw Statendam.  And it was fabulous! We had planned to take a similar… Read More 8 Steps to Survive the CoViD Safety Theater before Enjoying a Cruise