S: Cruise 2011
BC: Allure of the Seas Cruise - March 13-20, 2011
FC: Cruise March 13 - 20, 2011
1: On March 12, 2011, we left home around 7:00 a.m. to drive to Salt Lake City airport to board our flight at 1:00 p.m. We flew from Salt Lake City, Utah to Chicago, Illinois then on to Fort Lauderdale, Florida. We arrived in Florida around 10:00 p.m. It was a long day of travel but we were excited for our cruise to begin. We flew with the Holdaways and met the Jacobs the next day on the cruise ship.
2: Addi & Ty | March 13, 2011 We had to wait at our hotel to be transported to our cruise ship. | Tylee, Addi, and Alli | Chillin on the nice green grass | Alli, Tylee, and Josie excited to cruise.
3: On Sunday March 13, 2011, we boarded the "Allure of the Seas". Most of the day was spent just finding our way around and enjoying the sun.
4: Sunday, March 13, 2011, after we boarded the ship, we just explored everything and waited to set sail. We watched a Dreamworks show, played mini golf, and planned our week. We also enjoyed our first dinner in the formal dining room.
6: Monday, March 14, 2011, we were cruising all day. Tylee had a toothache and went to the ship doctor. After that we enjoyed the sun, the rock wall, the flow rider, the swimming pools and of course the food. It was formal night in the dining room so it was fun to get all dressed up.
8: On Tuesday, March 15, 2011, we had our first shore excursion. The ship docked at Royal Caribbean's private island in Labadee, Haiti. Lewis and Tylee tried out the zipline then we all just relaxed on the beach.
10: After we boarded the ship we got ready for another delicious dinner, ate, then went to the aqua show. The kids also went ice skating and we all went to bed exhausted.
11: Wednesday, March 16, 2011, we enjoyed the day cruising. We just soaked up the sun and tried the flowrider, zipline, and just had a blast eating and relaxing.
12: Just cruising the day away.
14: On Thursday, March 17, 2011, the ship stopped at Costa Maya, Mexico. We took a tour of the Chacchoben Ruins.
16: March 17, 2011 Thursday We went to the ruins for part of the day then just relaxed on the boat for the rest of the day.
18: on the way to swim with the dolphins
19: On Friday, March 18, 2011, we stopped at Cozumel, Mexico. We swam with the dolphins and played on the beach.
20: More pictures from Cozumel Friday, March 18, 2011
22: On Friday, when we got back on the ship we ate and just explored more on the ship.
23: Saturday, March 19, 2011, was our last day on the ship. We tried to fit everything in for one last time.
24: We watched a Madagascar aqua show, and took lots of pictures our last day on the ship.
26: There was so much to do our last day we didn't want it to end!
27: Sadly, we we got up Sunday, March 20, 2011, we ate breakfast, then had to leave the ship and get on a plane and come home.