Due to the wintry mix and potential for icy road conditions, we will be closing the office at 3:30pm today (Monday, January 8th). Please drive safely if you need to be on the roads this evening! The office will reopen at 9:00am tomorrow, January 9th.
Welcome aboard Allure of the Seas! This magnificent ship is a destination in and of itself. It is one of Royal Caribbean‘s largest ships. With its carousel, children’s splash area, and endless activities, It is a great ship for families. The promenade feels like the interior of a high-end shopping mall. The onboard shows are amazing. There is an ice-skating rink for the ice show and an outdoor aqua theater for the diving show.
A ship like Allure of the Seas can be overwhelming to navigate at first. But, the ship is well-designed and organized into many different “neighborhoods”. The sports deck with its full-size basketball court, miniature golf, and Flow Rider is a fun place to spend time whether you are participating or just watching. Central Park is unique to this class of ships with more than 12,000 plants including 60 trees. The boardwalk is another fun place for families to spend time. There is a carousel for children of all ages to ride and a playground for young children.
Based in Fort Lauderdale, the Allure of the Seas is waiting for you to plan your next vacation to the Caribbean!
Welcome to Comfort Suites Paradise Island! This hotel is a great value with its complementary breakfast. The rooms are spacious and clean and even have a separate seating area. The pool with its swim up bar, has recently been refurbished. The best feature about this hotel is that you receive the wristbands that allow you to use all the amenities at the neighboring property of Atlantis. It is a short walk to enjoy the beaches, pools, and the aquarium. There is also a hospitality room that is available to use if your actual room is not ready for you when you arrive.
Welcome to Atlantis, a beautiful resort located on Paradise Island, which is just a short drive from the Nassau airport in the Bahamas. This amazing property has five separate hotels, each with different price points. However, regardless of the hotel you select, the amenities are the same. There are many pools to enjoy as well as a waterpark. One of the main features that sets Atlantis apart from other resorts is “The Dig”, which is a large aquarium you can tour. Of course, there is the beautiful beach to enjoy as well.
Our WW2017 group to Edinburgh has now arrived back home. Liza and Cheri from Travel Haus escorted this group of 38 ladies as together they had a wonderful time exploring the beautiful city of Edinburgh as well as the breathtaking country of Scotland. On the day of arrival they did a panoramic bus tour of the city of Edinburgh and ended with touring the Edinburgh Castle in time to experience the daily firing of the cannon at 1pm.
Day 2, 20 of us ventured out on a bus tour through the Highlands including a stop at Loch Ness where we explored Urquat Castle and then enjoyed a boat ride across the lake. Unfortunately we cannot report any sightings of Nessie. 😉 It was a wonderful day!
Day 3, a group of 18 did an excursion to Rosslyn Chapel and the Borders. We stopped at Rosslyn Chapel, Melrose Abbey, Scott's View and Jedburgh Abbey. We again had great weather and the views were magnificent!
On our last day, 24 ladies got a "Behind the Ropes" private tour of Holyrood Palace and then enjoyed The Scotch Whiskey Experience. We had some free time in the afternoon to do some further exploring and souvenir shopping before we headed out to our Spirit of Scotland dinner.