And we’re off!

And we’re off!

It seems strange, really, to start a three-week vacaton from the back parking lot of Cozy Diner, but that’s just what I did yesterday because that’s where the shuttle to Sacramento Airport does its pickups in our community. Mark and … (read more)

Where we’re headed–and planned port activities

Where we’re headed–and planned port activities

Mom told me she had always wanted to see fjords. She’d heard about fjords in Norway, in Alaska and along the South American coast. She was kinda partial to Norway. The “Viking Homelands” itinerary was a Goldilocks discovery: “just right” … (read more)

We got lucky!

¬†The Viking Star is a new ship. As in, I’m guessing we’ll be only the third or fourth set of passengers to ever enjoy the waves in our reserved cabin (fifth floor, starboard side, Deluxe Veranda 3¬†classification, to be precise). … (read more)