New York, New York!! April 20th 2012 April 19, 2012 – New York
We made it to New York! We didn't even see an iceberg!
We got into New York very early this morning – we were all up just before dawn, and out on deck to make sure we were able to see the entry into New York, see the Statue of Liberty in the early morning light. We caught some beautiful scenes at daybreak as the sun rose over the Bay, and were thrilled to wa ... read more
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We're embarking on the Holiday of a Lifetime! With our friends Don & Jocelyn Watts, we are joining the Titanic Memorial Cruise, which leaves from Southampton on Sunday the 8th of April 2012. We follow the Titanic's steps, and will be at the site of the sinking on April 15 2012 - exactly 100 years after the ship sank. We'll attend a Memorial Service at 2.20am to pay homage to those who lost their lives, and also to those who survived. We journey onto Canada, then finish the cruise in New York. After spending a couple of days in New York, we are flying back to the UK to do a drive/tour - th... full info