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Old 10-08-2016, 01:04 PM   #436
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[B] Day 6- Sailing into NYC and going home.

When we got up this morning, it was again a beautiful day! I walked around and took lots of pictures of our arrival into NYC:

























It was a beautiful sail in!! After we docked, we went to the windjammer for breakfast and then grabbed our stuff and went to the Royal Theatre to wait for our luggage numbers to be called. It took about a half an hour and disembarkation was a breeze. We met up with Christy and Janine in the parking lot and the ride home was uneventful. Everyone enjoyed this trip and we all said we would do it again in a heartbeat!!

Bermuda is gorgeous and I am so glad we went!!!

These are my final thoughts on this glorious trip!!


Both Muffin and I agree that this was seriously one of the best trips we have ever taken!! Following are some random thoughts:

I cannot believe that I spent a total of 100 bucks in the casino and got a return of just about 7,500 dollars!!

I my "Bermuda" and my "passport" Pandora charms!!

I Bermuda!!

I the beautiful, fun filled Anthem of the Seas!!!

I loved every single restaurant we ate in!!

I loved the lounges that we visited, especially Vintages and Michael's Genuine Pub!!

I loved the Solarium pool and wading chairs!!

I loved that my friends were also on this cruise!! We had a great time with them and I think that they really enjoyed themselves as well!!

I would recommend both the Anthem of the Seas and Bermuda to anyone!! I am hoping very much that this will be just my first trip to this beautiful island!!

We are already talking about returning in two years. We shall see how that goes!!

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That was some win on the penny machine as you could pay off this cruise and your spending money for your next one! So close on the bingo! Your dinner looked very good as does the restaurant!
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That was some win on the penny machine as you could pay off this cruise and your spending money for your next one! So close on the bingo! Your dinner looked very good as does the restaurant!
Thanks, Dave!!. I am not complaining about Bingo! : Dinner was delicious!!
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Oh wow, what a stunning sunrise as you sailed back!

I cannot believe how much you spent in that casino for how much you won - you are so lucky!
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Pretty good return - $100 into $7500!
And what beautiful sunrise shots on your return to NY Harbor.
Glad it was such an enjoyable trip!
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Oh wow, what a stunning sunrise as you sailed back!

I cannot believe how much you spent in that casino for how much you won - you are so lucky!
It was a beautiful morning! I am starting to see how lucky I am!!

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Pretty good return - $100 into $7500!
And what beautiful sunrise shots on your return to NY Harbor.
Glad it was such an enjoyable trip!
It was a wonderful trip!!
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Fell a bit behind but here we go -
I would love to go lay on that beach right about now! Some of that food looked a little strange but I'm glad you enjoyed it. JAWDROP YOU WON HOW MUCH!?!??! Way to go!! Glad to hear you loved Bermuda and the cruise so much! Sounds like a perfect trip
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I would love to go lay on that beach right about now! Some of that food looked a little strange but I'm glad you enjoyed it. JAWDROP YOU WON HOW MUCH!?!??! Way to go!! Glad to hear you loved Bermuda and the cruise so much! Sounds like a perfect trip
You surely would!! That beach was gorgeous!! The food is very strangely presented but it is delicious and that's what makes it fun!!. I totally won that much!! I want to move to Bermuda tomorrow!!!!!!!! It was an amazing trip!!!!!
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What a great last day! I think I need to go to the casino with you!! Beautiful shots coming into port! Glad you guys had a great time!
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What a great last day! I think I need to go to the casino with you!! Beautiful shots coming into port! Glad you guys had a great time!
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Tara, I used your TR to keep me occupied while we hunkered down during Hurricane Matthew, then finished it tonight. I can clearly see why you two would consider this one of your best vacations ever. Every day seemed to be full of fun and great food. Your winnings are totally awesome. Thanks for sharing this trip with us.
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Tara, I used your TR to keep me occupied while we hunkered down during Hurricane Matthew, then finished it tonight. I can clearly see why you two would consider this one of your best vacations ever. Every day seemed to be full of fun and great food. Your winnings are totally awesome. Thanks for sharing this trip with us.
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Do you get in trouble for taking pink sand?!?

I've just read through this entire TR. It sounds like you had a wonderful trip. I can't believe how much you won in the casino!! I've considered a cruise to Bermuda, as we could take one out of Boston and not have to fly anywhere. It really looked beautiful there! Thanks for sharing this TR!


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I've just read through this entire TR. It sounds like you had a wonderful trip. I can't believe how much you won in thr casino!! I've considered a cruise to Bermuda, as we could take one out of Boston and not have to fly anywhere. It really looked beautiful there! Thanks for sharing this TR!


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Thanks for reading!!. You should definitely go to Bermuda!! We loved it so much we are doing it again this year!!
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