S: Six Cruises
BC: . . Where are we going next? Who knows; there's a lot of ocean left to see.
FC: Six Cruises | Two hearts | One journey together
1: Smiling faces, going places, far and wide side-by-side. | Our feet are itchy as well as flat so put on the sunblock and grab your hat.
2: The ship has flowers and food galore, | . . . a luau on an island and so much more.
3: So relax for a while and then go explore. | Cruising is great on board or ashore.
4: Pok points the way forward and forward we go, sometimes in the jungle, . .
5: . . and sometimes in the snow. But be aware that cruising life sometimes just may fool ya. | and if you come from Great Falls or even from Missoula . . .
6: You could wind up all sunburned, | or in a skirt and made to flirt while dancing the old hula.
7: When and where: March 2007 - Hawaii October 2007 - Mexico (40th anniversary) June 2008 - Alaska March 2009 - Caribbean May 2010 - Mediterranean March 2011 - Panama Canal
8: Hawaii The Arizona memorial at Pearl Harbor | Volcanos NP, Pacific Cultural Center, Iao State Park and Waimea Canyon
9: Alaska Mendenhall Glacier (l) | A glacier meets the sea. A grizzly meets his match. The sea, the sky and the land meet. in the bay.
10: Mexico Rescuing the bathing beauty at a beach near Matzatlán. | Los Arcos at Cabo San Lucas, the fliers of Papántla, the good life at the beach. Two old birds meet.
11: Caribbean Will you take our picture please? River raft ride at Montego Bay, Jamaica (r) | Pok's piggy massage on the raft | Mike's new dance partner in Bermuda | The beach at Grand Cayman Island (l)
12: The Mediterranean | The Colesium in Rome. The Leaning Tower of Pisa. | Victim of Vesuvius. The Spanish Steps in Rome. | Where Peter preached to the Ephesians, Kusadasi, Turkey
13: The harbor at Santorini Island | Mediterranean sunset | The Opera House at Naples | The village atop Santorini Island
14: The Panama Canal | Canal cruising couple. | Pok tests the water at lake Nicaragua. The canal locks at Miraflores (l) | Passing below the Panamerican Hwy. Bridge on the canal. River boat ride, Ocho Rios, Jamaica (r)
15: They may have 3000+ passengers and 1000+ crew aboard. | They all have pools and hot tubs . . | . . and lots of deck chairs . . | . . and every cabin has an attendant. | The Ships at Sea The cruise ships are 900+ ft. long and 100+ wide.
16: The Best of the Rest. Hawaiian hammerhead (r) | Re-created Polynesian village in Hawaii. More of Cabo San Lucas, Baja California, Mexico
17: Mt. Denali (or McKinley), Alaska (l) | Local musicians playing for tips by the ship (r) | Folklore dancers in Mexico (l)
18: More of the best . . | Skagway Bay, Alaska | Tapestry ceiling, the Vatican | Napali Coast, Kauai, Hawaii The Pieta, the Vatican (r)
19: The Trevi - 3 Coins in a - Fountain, Rome (l). Memories in the wake (below). | The ship at Corfu Is., Greece (r). Sunset on our latest but (God willing) not our last cruise