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Harmony of the Seas: That’s entertainment.

This is the last in a three-part series on Harmony of the Seas. We sailed on it despite the fact we had been to the ports it was visiting.  Our thought was we would just enjoy being on the ship.  We didn’t … Continue reading

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Feeding “Harmony”

Someone announced at dinner on the Harmony of the Seas they would be serving 60,000 “plated meals” during the week.  We took that to be meals other than at the buffet, sandwiches, pizzas, etc. Each of the 28 food serving … Continue reading

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Controlling “Harmony”

We sailed on Royal Caribbean’s Harmony of the Seas at the end of June.  It is the largest cruise ship in the world and carries nearly nine thousand passengers and crew.  To put it simply, it is a floating city.  As … Continue reading

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Big, Bigger, Biggest – Harmony of the Seas

Last minute choices for a cruise were limited.  We reluctantly chose the largest cruise ship in the world, the Harmony of the Seas.  We don’t like noise, crowds and waiting in long lines.  But we wanted a minimal effort vacation.  … Continue reading

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If you are going through the Panama Canal…

A trip through the Panama Canal should certainly be on your bucket list.  But before you go, you should read David McCullough’s The Path Between the Seas: The Creation of the Panama Canal, 1870—1914 ( Simon and Schuster, 1977). You can … Continue reading

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