“Is the sorbet hot?” asks Grandma. “No madam it would melt!” replies the bemused waiter. Perhaps the question wouldn’t seem as odd as it sounds if you have eaten at Wonderland on Anthem of the Seas. Royal Caribbean describe Wonderland as “chefs twist their culinary kaleidoscopes, inventing elaborate dreamscapes of never-before-seen fare”. The food at Wonderland is wacky, … [Read more...] about Is the sorbet hot?
Day 3 on Anthem of the Seas, and our first port of call in Boston. However, we have decided not to stay in Boston and instead are getting the short ferry to Salem the Witch City. Salem The Witch City The Salem Witch Trials of 1692 were a series of trials of local residents accused of witchcraft. They are reported to be the deadliest witch hunt in North American history. … [Read more...] about Salem the Witch City during Halloween 2019
After two hectic days of traveling, today was an opportunity for resting and relaxing on Anthem of the Seas as we sail towards Boston, our first destination. Our cruise is over Halloween, and on our first night, the ship was decorated for the celebration. Royal Esplanade ready for Halloween Anthem of the Seas was launched in April 2015 and was the second ship in the … [Read more...] about Resting and Relaxing on Anthem of the Seas
We have taken the opportunity to avoid the Brexit Nonsense and escape on a cruise to New England & Canada. Who knows if Brexit will have occurred when we return. Our cruise is on Anthem of the Seas sailing from Cape Liberty. Anthem of the Seas Anthem of the Seas has developed a “Marmite” reputation amongst its guests. While there are plenty who rave about the ship, … [Read more...] about Canada & New England Anthem of the Seas Day 1
We seem to always be behind publishing our adventures on Modern Life is Good. One adventure I had hoped to release sooner was our return to St. Maarten following Hurricane Irma. On the 6 and 7 September 2017 St. Maarten was hit by Category 5 Hurricane Irma. The hurricane caused widespread devastation and resulted in the loss of 4 lives. It was reported that 70% of all … [Read more...] about Return to St. Maarten following Hurricane Irma