Melbourne - November 18, 2009

Jo and I arrived in Melbourne after a 30+ hour flight on Delta (BWI-JFK )and then Qantas (JFK-LAX-MEL). Thankfully we were directly transferred to the Dawn Princess to begin our 28-day cruise.
melbourne  Day One  Melbourne 001  Welcome to Melbourne  Melbourne 005  bfarsch@hughes.net  Melbourne 006  bfarsch@hughes.net 
Melbourne 017  bfarsch@hughes.net  Melbourne 008  Channel we will be taking to leave the port at 11:59 pm  Melbourne 023  Melbourne Nightscape  Melbourne 009  Jo taking a 1-hour nap before dinner. Lots of jet lag ... 
Melbourne 037  Atrium  Melbourne 027  The Princess Theater entrance. We showed up the first night at 9:45 pm, but the performance didn't start until 10:15. We couldn't make it and went back to the our cabin for a long needed sleep.  Melbourne 030  Princess Theater  Melbourne 035  The casino entrance ... 
Melbourne 038  Awaiting our sea days, we will be doing some long walks on the Promenade Deck.  Melbourne 026  Sunrise on our first sea day