My reports of the Cruise have come to a bit of a halt. Sorry. I have suddenly got a lot on and blogging has taken a temporary back seat. I will get around to it soon… I hope! Please… don’t go away completely… I WILL RETURN!
Most cruises have days “at sea” when cruising between stops so what do you do when at sea? What about shows in the evening? MS Boudicca has plenty to entertain and stop boredom setting in. Evening Shows The evening shows on Boudicca were quite simply excellent and varied. Shows were repeated once for each dinner … Continue reading Cruise Part 4 – Entertainment
One of the stand-out components for me on a cruise is the food. We all expect great food on board and this cruise was no exception. Basically the food was superb and plentiful. In fact, you could eat and drink almost continuously from waking up in the morning to going to sleep late at night… … Continue reading Cruise Part 3 – Restaurants, Lounges, Food and Drink
The MS Boudicca is just our kind of cruise ship… small, intimate. Not the brash, mega-ships that come to mind when thinking of cruising. It is operated by Fred Olsen Cruise Lines. They own 4 ships of similar size and character, Braemar, Balmoral, Black Watch and ours, Boudicca. In fact Black Watch and Boudicca are … Continue reading Cruise Part 2 – The Ship – MS Boudicca
What with Sal’s health and mobility issues we had decided to get a suite with a balcony. That way if she wasn’t feeling up to doing anything she could still enjoy the view from the room in a degree of comfort. When we checked there was one Superior Suite remaining. When we decided to try … Continue reading Cruise Part 1 – Booking it up
If you have been reading this blog regularly you will know that my other half, Sally, is not having a great time physically at the moment. What with the cancer returning and with her general mobility issues, not to mention the pain from her sciatica she encounters every day, a holiday of any significance is … Continue reading Cruise to see the Northern Lights and Total Solar Eclipse – Intro