Posts Tagged ‘Stonehenge’
August 9th, 2009
We’ve covered a fair bit of ground since landing in the UK four nights ago. Be sure to check out our breadcrumb page to see the routes we’ve taken between our destinations. We’ve been tracking our routes using a handheld gps unit (Garmin eTrex Vista HCx). A big thank you to Meghan’s parents for giving it to us as a gift before we left! Figuring out how to upload from the gps unit to Google maps was a bit of a challenge, since the gps software is only Windows compatible. But I finally figured it out, and I’m looking forward to watching the line grow longer and longer…
August 6th, 2009
Yesterday morning we disembarked from the Queen Mary II, after enjoying one last sumptuous breakfast complete with five star service and delicious coffee. What an incredible way to travel! Some of my most memorable moments:
1. During dinner on the first night, they played “My Heart Will Go On” by Celine Dion. Considering it is the soundtrack to a movie in which the ship actually sinks, I found this highly inappropriate, and hilarious.