Day 8, Pride of America, August 20, 2011: Disembarking and Spending the Whole Day in Honolulu at the War Memorial of the Pacific Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.

Early in the morning we left  the ship and headed for a regular city bus to take us to Pearl Harbor where we wanted to pass the day before our late evening flight to Los Angeles. The weather was wonderful: not too cloudy, not too sunny. Just right for the special day. But we saw… Continue reading Day 8, Pride of America, August 20, 2011: Disembarking and Spending the Whole Day in Honolulu at the War Memorial of the Pacific Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.

Day 7, Pride of America, August 19th, 2011: Nawiliwili, Kaua’i

The photo expose “Frank’s Towel Creations”: The second day we are staying on the same island: Nawiliwili, Kaua’i. My observation is as follows: the people seem to be hired on ship by special talents, as in our case, Frank Lopez, who did homemaking for our stateroom #10003 for 7 days and nights of our cruise.… Continue reading Day 7, Pride of America, August 19th, 2011: Nawiliwili, Kaua’i

Day 5, Pride of America, August 17th, 2011: Kona, Hawaii

Our photo expose ” Kona, Hawaii, 2011″: On the early morning to-day we arrived to the west side of the Big Island of Hawaii which is called “Kona” here. We are exploring Kailua-Kona that was the first royal capital of the Kingdom of Hawaii. There are many historical landmarks within walking distance of the pier… Continue reading Day 5, Pride of America, August 17th, 2011: Kona, Hawaii

Day 3, Pride of America, August 15th, 2011: Maui, Kahului

One more day we are spending on Maui, Kahului. Watch our photo expose “Maui, Kahului 2011”: Day 3. PACIFIC SERENITY: A Good Conscience is to the Soul what Health is to the Body. (Cruise around the Hawaiian Islands: Maui, Kahului). A good conscience is to the Soul what Health is to the Body. It preserves… Continue reading Day 3, Pride of America, August 15th, 2011: Maui, Kahului

Day 2, Pride of America: August 14, 2011 – Kahului, Maui

The ship docked in Kahului, Maui. Once we are in port and the gangway has been secured, we are free to leave the board on Deck 3, Midship. Please carry a valid photo ID and your guest key card when going ashore. All passengers are reminded to maintain a high level of vigilance and to take appropriate steps… Continue reading Day 2, Pride of America: August 14, 2011 – Kahului, Maui

Freestyle Cruising, Day 1: Pride of America, Saturday, August 13th, 2011: Honolulu, O’ahu-Greeting with a Traditional Hawaiian Hula Dance

Hawaiian Serenity: Between the Waters and Skies. (About Tour Cruise by “Pride of America” Norwegian Cruise Liner Around the Hawaiian Islands for 7 days in August (13-20), 2011) If the Bible teaches us about the Noah Ark during the universal flooding, then it is here, in the Pacific Ocean, around the Hawaiian Islands. The impression… Continue reading Freestyle Cruising, Day 1: Pride of America, Saturday, August 13th, 2011: Honolulu, O’ahu-Greeting with a Traditional Hawaiian Hula Dance

Again I’ve Visited My Native Lands: Delson, Montreal (Quebec)

Lying under a young maple tree growing opposite Delson Community Center, I’ve been waiting for a bus Delson-Montreal to return home from Mediterranean cruise to Calgary via Montreal. Janko was wandering about nearby. Looking at the picturesque foliage greeting me friendly and with breeze, nicely blowing to my face, I recollected the Pushkin’s beautiful verses:“An Oak… Continue reading Again I’ve Visited My Native Lands: Delson, Montreal (Quebec)