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ONE OF THE MOST THRILLING EXPERIENCES OF MY LIFE

I can truly say without exaggeration that my floatplane excursion over 5 Alaskan glaciers to Taku Glacier Lodge near Juneau, Alaska was one of the most thrilling experiences of my life. My travel agent, Laurel Leidner, had told me when I booked our Celebrity Cruise to Alaska that if I did nothing else while on […]

ONE OF THE MOST THRILLING EXPERIENCES OF MY LIFE | www.AfterOrangeCounty.com
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THE STUNNING SCENERY OF ENDICOTT ARM FJORD ALASKA

Our early morning wakeup call came at 5:00 am. The night before the captain of Celebrity Solstice had made it clear to all of the passengers onboard our 7 day cruise to Alaska that although the hour of arrival would be early, we would not want to miss the stunning scenery of Endicott Arm Fjord […]

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FEASTING ON CRAB AND EXPLORING A RAINFOREST IN KETCHIKAN

Hi there! Today we’ll be feasting on crab and exploring a rainforest in Ketchikan, Alaska. After a day at sea, Ketchikan was our first port of call on our recent Celebrity cruise to Alaska. We arrived to wet and foggy weather which threatened to make our day a soggy one. I must admit that going […]

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THE SUITE LIFE ONBOARD CELEBRITY SOLSTICE

Hello there! Today I’ll be sharing with you the Suite life onboard Celebrity Solstice. While life was “sweet” onboard Solstice, I’m talking about a “Suite” as opposed to a regular stateroom, pun intended.  As you may know if you’ve been following along lately, I gave my husband a cruise to Alaska for his recent birthday. […]

THE SUITE LIFE ONBOARD CELEBRITY SOLSTICE | Sky Suite #8336 | www.AfterOrangeCounty.com
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SUNDAYS WITH CELIA VOL 6

Greetings and welcome to Sundays with Celia Vol 6. Did you miss me last Sunday?? I’ve been traveling and find it very difficult to blog while I’m on vacation. I was also on a cruise ship somewhere in the wilds of Alaska with very poor and sometimes non-existent internet, making blogging nearly impossible. So, much […]

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EXPLORE FASCINATING MARKSBURG CASTLE

Greetings. Have you ever wondered what it would be like to live in a real medieval castle? I know I dreamed of such things as a young girl, but now I know better. The only kind of castle I’d like to live in is one with the charm of the old but equipped with all […]

EXPLORE FASCINATING MARKSBURG CASTLE | Castles Along the Rhine | Germany | www.AfterOra
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