Boarding
Grandma Bert and Grandpa Roy boarding their first-ever cruise ship, 29 July 2000!
Boarding
Berth
The Carnival Destiny is just leaving its berth. Two berths over, to the right, can be seen the aircraft carrier USS Intrepid, today a floating museum with a deck full of interesting aircraft.
Berth
Intrepid
The USS Intrepid.
Intrepid
Intrepid
A closer view of the aircraft on the carrier's deck.
Intrepid
Statue of Liberty
As the ship left the New York harbor, it sailed past the Statue of Liberty.
Statue of Liberty
Statue of Liberty
Statue of Liberty
Ellis Island
The ship passed the famous Ellis Island, where all immigrants from Europe arrived for so many years.
Ellis Island
Ellis Island
Boats of different types pass Ellis Island. Note the date stamp on the photo. Grandma and Grandpa's cameras were set one day apart!
Ellis Island
Tug
Tugboats helped the Carnival Destiny out of the harbor.
Tug
Skyline
A view of the harbor area of New York
Skyline
Skyline
If the clock is right, it was nearly 6:00 p.m. when the ship was passing out to the Atlantic.
Skyline
Water Traffic
Never having left a major harbor before, Grandma and Grandpa enjoyed watching the other traffic asea.
Water Traffic
Water Traffic
Water Traffic