2007 - Queen Victoria Maiden Voyage

Our cruise around the northern European Christmas markets in December 2007.
SPA50322  Debbie flies the flag just before sailaway on 11 December 2007. SPA50323  Trevor enjoying a sailaway champagne. SPA50326  Champagne on ice in our stateroom.  :-) SPA50342  Queen Victoria docked in Rotterdam, her first port of call.
SPA50339  The road to nowhere?  Bridge raised to allow ships to pass beneath. SPA50344  Cunard ship Queen Victoria. SPA50347  The impressive Grand Staircase. SPA50349  The elegant Queen's Room.
SPA50351  Fabulous artwork on board the Queen Victoria. SPA50354  Stateroom 1040. SPA50363  Ship name and port of registry (as in 2007). SPA50364  Trevor enjoys the fresh sea air.
SPA50365  Trevor on deck on the QV. SPA50372  Where else but Copenhagen? SPA50377  Two hands, two beers.  In the Carlsberg brewery. Image010  Gotta lotta bottle.  Shop mannequins in Oslo, Norway.
SPA50385  Nativity scene in Oslo, Norway. SPA50388  The ski jump in Oslo. SPA50389  Trevor on a freezing day in Oslo. SPA50390  Debbie in Oslo, where it was -7 degrees C.
SPA50392  Outside the Fram museum, Oslo.  How far north are we?! Image000  Like the front of a Christmas card. Image007  Winter wonderland in Oslo. Image009  Biscuits and goodies in Christmas market, Hamburg.
SPA50398  Hamburg Christmas Market at night. SPA50356  Thomas and Michael, two German guys we met on board. DSC 0021  Debbie about to tuck into lobster. SPA50399  Lobster thermidor, yum yum.
DSC 0022  "Our table" in the Britannia Restaurant. DSC 0026  Our table. DSC 0038  Trevor and Debbie, ready for the QV Masked Ball. SPA50400  Trevor with the "music man", pianist Adam Johnson.