Author Archive: Tracy Whipple

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5 Nights of Magic

5 Nights of Magic

| October 9, 2008 | 10 Replies

At long last I am finally getting to blogging the rest of my 20 nights on the Magic.  We arrived in port early in the morning, but didn’t have to worry about rushing to breakfast and getting off the ship so it was much more relaxed.  We packed up our last few things and asked [...]

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Castaway Cay – An End to 15 Nights

Castaway Cay – An End to 15 Nights

| August 31, 2008 | 3 Replies

With two hurricanes looming, we weren’t sure what today would bring, but we made it in to Castaway Cay this morning around 7:30 am.  We backed in to the dock and had a beautiful view of the island as it was waking up.  We got a bite to eat and in no time Christaan was [...]

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Cartagena, Aruba and Sea Days, Ahhh!

Cartagena, Aruba and Sea Days, Ahhh!

| August 31, 2008 | 3 Replies

I can finally say that I have been to South America!  We arrived this morning in Cartagena Columbia to a variety of performers dancing and playing music.  It was a great welcoming to the Disney Magic! Despite my limited research into this city, we were very surprised to find out how big it was.  This [...]

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Welcome to the Panama Canal!

Welcome to the Panama Canal!

| August 26, 2008 | 5 Replies

If you ever get a chance to cruise or fly through the Panama Canal, you should definitely do it!  This is the most incredible feat of engineering I have ever seen.  What’s amazing is that this canal was built over 100 years ago and it works much the same way today. This is our second [...]

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Sea Days are the Best!

Sea Days are the Best!

| August 26, 2008 | 4 Replies

We arrived in Acapulco and had already decided we weren’t going ashore at all.  We had been to Acapulco in 2005 and were not impressed.  Some wanted to see the cliff divers and some other historical sites, but I just wanted to do laundry.

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Prizes, Prizes!

Prizes, Prizes!

| August 22, 2008 | 2 Replies

After dinner while still in Puerto Vallarta, we decided to deliver our fish extender gifts.  For those that don’t know what fish extenders are, they are a pocketed hanging decoration that you hook on the fish by your door (a decoration next to the stateroom door) that extends the fish.  The fish is used by [...]

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My Face is Cuter than My…

My Face is Cuter than My…

| August 20, 2008 | 8 Replies

Today we woke up in Puerto Vallarta.  Of all the places in Mexico that I have seen, this is one of the two best!  The mountains were covered with lush greenery, it looks so beautiful!  Today is the day that I am going to ride a burro, zip line and rappel.  When I told Bill [...]

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