Valparaiso, Chile: This was the start of the cruise for us, and not the greatest start for me. I had been experiencing some tooth pain, and so I had the ship book me a dentist appointment, and ended up having a root canal performed! What a day! Afterwards, I met up with Larry and my friend Nicole for a little lunch up at our favorite spot - the top of Ascensor Concepcion. Here we ... Read Full Entry
Our journey started on February 16, 2005, when we met in New York City. We became inseparable from the very first day we met, began dating, fell in love, and moved in together in SoHo, N.Y.C. Our lives, now intertwined, took a very adventurous turn as we moved to Japan. While living in Japan for a year I (Larry) taught English as a second language in Shin Uryasu-shi and Melanie was Ariel in a performance of 'The Little Mermaid' at Disney Sea in Tokyo. After Japan, we realized how much we enjoyed traveling and decided to move to South Korea.
During our first year in Sout... full info