Day 8 (July 23, 2011): Farewell, Venice! Hello, Master! This is Your Margareth…

Upon disembarking  from the Jade we made up our minds to go for a farewell stroll around Venice, a living museum city on the water. The weather was inconsistent with mixture of clouds, sun and the odd showers. Just perfect for a walk. To cheer us up listen to :“O Sole Mio!” by Andrea Bocceli Below… Continue reading Day 8 (July 23, 2011): Farewell, Venice! Hello, Master! This is Your Margareth…

Days 7-8 (July 21-22, 2011): At the Open Sea. The Core of Activities on Board is Gary Glading, a Cruise Director. Come on Down, Our Star Gary!

While our ship is sailing, there is lots to do on the ship board: sunbathing on the top decks, swimming at the pools and having fun at the slide, Jacuzzi massaging for adults and kids-free style cruising does not have limitations to anyone. Watch our photo show:”Fun on the Jade” Meanwhile our star cruise director Gary… Continue reading Days 7-8 (July 21-22, 2011): At the Open Sea. The Core of Activities on Board is Gary Glading, a Cruise Director. Come on Down, Our Star Gary!

Day 2-3 (July 16-17, 2011): Sailing on Norwegian Jade at the Open Sea

At THE OPEN MEDITERRANEAN SEA THE SHIP IS SAILING, SAILING AND SAILING… “Waters are calling me, Seas are calling me. All distances raise a bodily voice and call me, And all seafaring ages felt out of the past are calling me.” Alvaro de Campos, Ode Maritima. We are gazing at the comparatively placid Mediterranean, meditating… Continue reading Day 2-3 (July 16-17, 2011): Sailing on Norwegian Jade at the Open Sea

Our Mediterranean Cruise (July 15-23, 2011 on Norwegian Jade): Voyage in Masks in the Spirit of the Venetian Carnival of Masks Which is Held Annually in Italy

Barefoot on St.Marco’s Place I showed up close to midnight on July 14th accompanied by Janko near our Ambassador Tre Rose Hotel which is situated here. Why barefoot? There was  flooding on the square, one foot deep, one cannot believe it! A few people who happened to be at that renown Venetian place at the moment were… Continue reading Our Mediterranean Cruise (July 15-23, 2011 on Norwegian Jade): Voyage in Masks in the Spirit of the Venetian Carnival of Masks Which is Held Annually in Italy

To-day’s Calgary Stampede New Show is Cannonball Human Ride as in an Old Tall Tale by Baron Munchausen

To-day, July 12th, 2011 is Heritage Day at Stampede grounds: so, seniors are allowed free admission throughout the whole day. Look at the photos everywhere in the post from there. As we were before at Stampede with Gleb and without him, we know already that many a thing take place as by tradition, including Snowbird… Continue reading To-day’s Calgary Stampede New Show is Cannonball Human Ride as in an Old Tall Tale by Baron Munchausen

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First. Calgary Stampede July 8-17, 2011. Parade took place as usual downtown Calgary.Look at the photos to the right and to the left. Do you recognize new faces on Stampede? Oh, yes, you are right. It’s roalties: Will and Kate on their honeymoon travelling across Canada. Second. The Lions Club of Calgary is building a… Continue reading BADEK NEWS 43