All at sea! We spent the day familiarising ourselves with the enormity of the ship. 11am saw our first dancing lesson. Wendy and I found it difficult, but not as difficult as the lady next to us as she had to do the second half of the lesson. With a seriously bruised ankle after I trod firmly on it. She was polite and moved well away from us both. We spent an afternoon sunning Ourselves overlooking the pacific. Dinner was pleasant but unremarkable, but for the n...
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Well today we said a fond goodbye to Sydney, with a final walk across the bridge, or coat hanger, as the locals call it. Then there was our goodbyes to George at the hotel 59. He has been a terrific host for us and his daily chats will be sorely missed. The whole day passed with the anticipation and excitement of joining the Aurora. Finally at 3 pm we arrived at the terminus for check in. What I liked most about this is that at our age there is so little that ...