Nick's Album # 6 (Panama Canal Cruise)

Richmond BC to Los Angeles CA

23 Dec 2008 Leaving Richmond

Arrive Los Angeles CA

Embark at Los Angeles

Cabin on Baja Deck 11

Inside Cabin B733

24,25,26 Dec 2008 at Sea

24 Dec 2008 Welcome

Mid Ship Coral Princess

25 Dec 2008 Santa

Site From Aft Deck 11

26 Dec 2008 Sunset at Sea

Los Angeles to Huatulco, Mexico

27 Dec 2008 Arrive at Huatulco

Downtown Huatulco

Open Church in Mexico

Armed Guard Waiting for Us

Returning to Ship

Coral Princess at Pier

Huatulco Harbour

Up to Deck 14 in Elevator

Deck 14 Ice Carving

Leaving Huatulco

Huatulco to Puerto Quetzal, Guatemala

28 Dec 2008 at Puerto Quetzal

Puerto Quetzal Guatemala

Backing out of Harbour

28 Dec 2008 Sunset

40th Wedding Anniversary

Bayou Cafe

Explorers Lounge


Puerto Quetzal to Puerto Corinto, Nicaragua

29 Dec 2008 at Puerto Corinto

Puerto Corinto, Nicaragua

Market Day Puerto Corinto

Returning to Ship


Ship Leaving

Out of Port

Puerto Corinto Lighthouse


29 Dec 2008 Sunset

Meanwhile Back Home


Are you looking at me ?

All Done, Proof

Puerto Corinto to Puntarenas, Costa Rica

30 Dec 2008 Puntarenas

Puntarenas 28 degrees, Nice !

Looking back from Beach

A bit further

Funny Nuts ?

Brown Sand Beaches

Pier into Town

Sister Ships

Is that a Pelican ?

Leaving Cost Rica

After One Day at Sea ... The Panama Canal

1 Jan 2009 Sunrise Over Pacific

Panama, Nice !

Bridge of the Americas

Looking Back at the Americas

Looking forward again

Moving up closer

We are going in the Left Side

Moving into Position

In Place for First Lock

Inside First Lock

Moving into Second Lock

Looking back at Locks 1 & 2

3rd Lock into Gatun Lake

Reinforcement of sides

Gatun Lake

Looking for Crocs


Full of Little Islands

Close Up of One

Panama Canal 34 degrees

Gatun Locks Coming Up

We Go in on the Right

Moving into 1st Lock

Going Down

Moving into 2nd Lock

Going Down

Closer Up

Moving Forward

One more to go

Caribbean Sea Ahead

Last Lock Coming Up

197 Million Liters of Fresh

Water goes Out to Sea

In Each of the 3 Locks (X4)

Looking Back in Last Lock

Trains on the side

Going into the Caribbean Sea

With Other Ships

Leaving the Breakwater

Into Caribbean Sea

Panama Canal to Cartagena, Colombia

2 Jan 2009 Arriving in Cartagena

Cartagena, Colombia

Cruise terminal

Leaving Cartagena

Back Into Caribbean Sea

Cartagena to Aruba, Netherlands

3 Jan 2009 Arrive in Aruba

Shore Line of Aruba

Nice White Beaches

Aruba Harbour

Shopping Mall

Downtown Aruba

Love Machine ?

Kite for sale $ 1000.00

Last Look at Beaches

Leaving Aruba After a Nice Day

Two Days at Sea to Ft Lauderdale FL

Sunset After Aruba

Lighthouse Off Cuban Coast

Another Sunset at Sea

We Pass Another Cruise Ship

Our Last Sunset On Board

Ft Lauderdale FL to Richmond BC via Houston TX

Take Off From Ft Lauderdale FL

Turn Over Ft Lauderdale

On the Way to Houston TX

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