Passing Time Aboard The Sun Princess

When I originally wrote this post back in January we had all these amazing plans made for a European holiday and potentially Japan and Vietnam the start of 2021 – maybe even climbing Mt. Fuji if I could get my lungs in shape in time. But everything went to crap in the world. People started […]

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Less Than A Day In Bali

Our last stop before arriving back in Australia was the Indonesian island of Bali. Once again we had to hop on one of the ships lifeboats to get to the main port. We had absolutely no clue what we were going to do. I don’t think Nanna was particularly interested in the traditional touristy parts […]

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Exploring Koh Samui

Our day trip in Koh Samui must have been one of the busiest of our trip, apart from our visit to Bali. We docked at Nathon Town on the island of Koh Samui in the southern part of Thailand. Simply getting off the cruise ship and onto the island was an adventure in itself, with […]

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Relaxing In Pattaya

Our next stop was our first stop in Thailand – Pattaya! Or more specifically, Laem Chabang Port. We had the option to go spend the day in Bangkok, but it was over an hour drive to the city, so we decided instead to spend a nice relaxing day in the sea-side town of Pattaya. I […]

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Sihanoukville, Cambodia

Sihanoukville is probably not the best place to go as an introduction to Cambodia. I’m well aware that Cambodia is a developing country and not so long ago was under the regime of Pol Pot and the Khmer Rouge. When one thinks of Cambodia, images of Angkor Wat and ancient temples are conjured up, but […]

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Docking In Ho Chi Minh City

It was my first time in Vietnam. To say I was excited was an understatement. Unfortunately the cruise didn’t stop in Hanoi – a city at the top of my bucket list for Vietnam. But to say that I’d been to Vietnam was enough for me. Our cruise ship stopped at the Phú My port […]

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