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Our Norwegian Jewel Cruise Review–Part 6–Cabo, Mazatlan, Puerto Vallarta

Mr. Macho in Cabo San Lucas

Here we review three of our “do-it-yourself” port days from the Norwegian Jewel Mexican Riviera cruise we took March 2016.  It was our first time in all of these ports, so we did exploratory walking tours in each. Norwegian Jewel Cruise Port of Cabo San Lucas Cabo San Lucas is a tender port, and when you are dropped at the tender dock, you are right in the midst of the bars and tourist shops.  We turned to the right and followed the flow of cruisers onto the boardwalk that wraps around the port.  We saw this placard and were

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Cost of Living on a Royal Caribbean Cruise Ship

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The It costs about $235 a day for two people to cruise for a month on Royal Caribbean‘s Enchantment of the Seas. I have been fantasizing and wondering what it would cost to live on a cruise ship.  In my first post in this series, I talked about a select hand full of cruisers who had turned cruise ships into their full-time residences. In my last post, I looked at the costs of living for a month on the Carnival Victory.  In this post I will investigate how much a similar month of cruising would cost on Royal Caribbean.

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Copper Canyon, Mexico, Our Way–Finale–El Fuerte and Topolobampo

We finished our ride through the Copper Canyon at the colonial town of El Fuerte, then spent a couple of beach days at Topolobampo. We flew home from Los Mochis a couple of days after El Chapo was captured there. It was pitch black when we arrived at the El Fuerte station.  We had noticed on our GPS that the station was far from the town center, so we were happy to see several cabs waiting.  Our plan was to just get to the center of town and look for a hotel.  We shared a van with two other