Crossing the Atlantic aboard the Queen Mary 2

Crossing the Atlantic aboard the Queen Mary 2

By Eileen Ogintz Tribune Content Agency The kids’ club was fit for a princess — a real princess. Queen Elizabeth II, then Princess Elizabeth, 10, visited the “children’s room” aboard the iconic Cunard Queen Mary in Southampton, England, the year the ship first set...
Lectures, entertainment and fun on Queen Mary 2

Lectures, entertainment and fun on Queen Mary 2

By Eileen Ogintz ABOARD THE QUEEN MARY 2 ON AN ATLANTIC CROSSING (Day 5) — so much to do! A historical lecture about the start of World War I or maybe a show at the only planetarium at sea? Maybe a long lunch or a champagne tea? Lilly and her dad kicking ball on...
On Queen Mary 2 – You might just lose weight!

On Queen Mary 2 – You might just lose weight!

By Eileen Ogintz ABOARD THE QUEEN MARY 2 ON AN ATLANTIC CROSSING (Day 4) — There are red velvet cupcakes, macadamia chocolate tarts, chocolate fondant, three-chocolate mousse, chocolate cake pops and a chocolate fountain to dip cookies on a stick. It’s the...