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Crying on Vacation


I am one of those emotional girls who does emotional things like crying on vacation. I cry when reading books. I cry when reading stories on Facebook. I cry watching movies (especially Love Actually). I cry walking through the arrivals hall at T5 at Heathrow.  Every bloody time (blame Love Actually). So yes, of course…

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The Majesty of Borobudur

The beautiful Buddhas of Borobudur.

When we last left off on the Indonesian adventure, my friend Rachel and I had left our comfortable suite onboard Seabourn Odyssey for a two-night adventure to visit Prambanan and Jogjakarta and experience a sunrise atop the 9th century Buddhist temple of Borobudur, the largest Buddhist temple in the world and a UNESCO World Heritage…

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The Suite Life on Seabourn Odyssey

I love embarkation day on Seabourn – it always feels like “coming home” for me to be living the suite life once again! Compared to larger lines I have sailed, Seabourn makes the experience seamless which helps start a vacation off on a relaxing note. When we arrived at the Singapore Cruise Terminal (after initial…

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The Princess Flies CX First (Guest Blogger)

Jennifer & Rachel dining in Cathay First Class.

In the spirit of my own “first time on Cathay” retro 2002 trip report I reposted last week, I thought it might be nice to hear a fresh perspective on Cathay Pacific.  I’m traveling these next two weeks with Rachel, another long-time frequent flyer (and former blogger/editor at The Princess Diaries, also known to some as prncess674 on…

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