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Jamaica Mahn!!!!

I'm back!! My sister and I had a special Sister's Day celebration planned for over a year now. On Sister's Day 2018, we boarded a cruise ship. We went to the Caribbean...three ports, to Jamaica!!

I'm now back in the USofA, and will begin catching up on laundry, over 600 photos taken from the ship and our ports of call, along with some excursions we had planned once we docked at our towns.  And LOST SLEEP.

For now, just a few photos.  From Galveston Texas, Cozumel, Mexico to Grand Cayman and Jamaica...




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  1. Good for you!! We went on a cruise and stopped in Cozumel! It was HOT and HUMID! :) I am sure you had a blast and look forward to seeing more pics!

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    1. It was fun! We had perfect weather. Thanks Jeanne.

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  2. Sounds like fun. Looking forward to seeing more of your trip. Love the one with the palm trees and the sail boat. I would love to escape into that picture :)

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  3. welcome home and i look forward to seeing what you saw and hearing what you heard and a few sister stories to.....loveeeeeeeeee the owls

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  4. Hello, Anni! Welcome home. Looks like a great cruise and trip with your sister. Happy Saturday, enjoy your weekend. Happy Easter to you and your family.

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    1. Thanks Eileen...same to you!

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  5. Those pics looks fantastic, whet the appetite for travel..... Welcome home, and catch up slowly

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  6. Welcome home, Anni. I also look forward to hearing all about your adventures. Your pictures are all pretty much teasers. Love the beach pictures. :-)

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  7. Wonderful photos! What a grand time you had! Happy Easter!!!

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  8. I just knew when I checked in that the colorful owls indicated you were home. Your trip with your sister already sounds like it was very enjoyable and was a marvelous, educational and wonderful opportunity to take pictures.

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    1. ...way too many pictures. lol

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  9. What a wonderful Sister's day cruise and it surely looks like you had lovely weather. 600 photos...we look forward to them. I bet 499 of them are birds.
    Your blog background is very tropical
    Hugs madi and mom

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    1. No, it wasn't a birding trip...way too much other stuff to do/see.

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  10. That sounds like a wonderful vacation and time together with your sister.These pictures are great.Can't wait to see more of them.Happy Easter.

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  11. It looks beautiful! And how special to do this with your sister. :)

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    1. The two of us had a great time!

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  12. Jamaica is a great place to go. Looking forward to more of your photos. I would be overwhelmed with 600 photos.

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    1. It's a bit overwhelming, but it's like revisiting the good times.

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  13. First let me say I like your new owls and the vacation pictures are lovely. Have a nice Easter Day today.

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    1. Thanks...have a super day yourself, Paula.

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  14. Welcome back. I am sure you will have wonderful pics to show in the future! Lucky you ")

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    1. Slowly getting them off the phone & camera. Thanks Ms. B

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  15. What a fabulous thing to do ...at all, ever ...but especially for a Sisters Day celebration! I bet you two had a fabulous time every minute of every day! We’ve been to Jamaica way too long ago and Grand Cayman briefly on ou Cruise last fall...never to Cozumel or Galveston...loved today’s pictures and look forward to seeing more, whether new places or memories for me .... welcome back!

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    1. We had a darned grand ol' time.

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  16. Looks a great trip. Wonderful photos.

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  17. ...hi there
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  18. Oh, Anni, that's wonderful. One of my favourite places in the world! And trust you to get home with hundreds of photos! :)
    Kay
    An Unfittie's Guide to Adventurous Travel

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  19. I bet you had an amazing time!

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  20. What a fantastic cruise! Great photos!
    The blue umbrellas photo is my favorite!
    Have a wonderful week!

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    1. I like it too! Thanks Lea.

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  21. Welcome home!!! I adore your new header!!! A peacock owl. So would that be an owlcock? Your photos are like beautiful art, my favorite is the first. Then the second. So they must be yours too.

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    1. Ginny!!...I'm so happy seeing you here. Take days slow & easy...healing to 100% in time.

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  22. LOVE The peacock owl so pretty! loved your vacation pics one day we will be going on a cruise he promised.

    I can't wait to come back to CORPUS! it keeps calling me

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