Update: November 11, 2014

 

 

 

Some Life Experiences of Gary Edward Hayman
of
Gary Edward Hayman

YOUTH ACTIVITIES AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
YOUTH EMPLOYMENT
COLLEGE ACTIVITIES AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
EMPLOYMENT WHILE AT COLLEGE
ADULT EMPLOYMENT
       Degree Related Employment (Physics)
      
 Air Force Related
      
 Hypnosis Related Employment and Businesses
       Computer Technology Related Businesses
       
Other Employment
POST- GRADUATION EDUCATION
ADULT ACTIVITIES AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
       Air Force Related
       
Hypnosis Related
       
Skiing & Squash Related
       
Computer Technology Related
       
Magic Related
       
Cooking TV Shows
       
Hypnosis TV Shows
       
Cajun & Zydeco Music & Dance Related
       
GPS Technology Related
OTHER
       
Organizations
       
Residences
       
World Travel
CRUISE SHIP EXPERIENCES
GEOGRAPHIC GEE WIZZ       
PERSONAL SAYING
OTHER WEB SITES

YOUTH ACTIVITIES AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS

  • Youngest person to receive library card in Toledo, Ohio

  • Band Leader - Kindergarten Percussion Band (New York, NY)

  • Poster Boy model for branch of Boy's Club of America (Washington, D.C.)

  • Senior Patrol Leader - Boy Scouts of America (Maryland)

  • Leader of Meteorology Club (JHS) (Washington, D.C.)

  • Leader of Aquarium Club (JHS) (Washington, D.C.)

  • Actor - Weekly Children's Plays on WMAL-AM Radio (several years) (Washington, D.C.) "Uncle Bud Ward's Childrens' Hour"

  • Occasional guest of DJ on WMAL-AM Radio (Washington, D.C.) "The Jim Gibbons Show"

  • Actor - Weekly Children's Plays on WBUZ-FM Radio (Coral Hills, Maryland) "The Little Red Schoolhouse Show"

  • Actor - Junior High School Theater Production (Washington, D.C.)

  • President of local chapter of National HS Fraternity - Alpha Phi Pi (Washington, D.C.)



YOUTH EMPLOYMENT

  • Stock Boy - Pharmacy (Maryland)

  • Paper Boy - Shoppers Guide (Washington, D.C.)

  • Paper Boy - Washington Daily News (Washington, D.C.)

  • Egg Salesman (door to door) (Washington, D.C.)

  • Baby Sitter (Washington, D.C.)

  • Summer Camp Kitchen Staff (Maryland)

  • Sales Clerk (3 Summers) - Peoples' Hardware Store (Maryland/Washington)



COLLEGE ACTIVITIES AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS

  • Bachelor of Science - Physical Sciences (Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry) - University of Maryland

  • Vice President of Pledge Class of Alpha Epsilon Pi Fraternity - University of Maryland

  • Vice President of Alpha Epsilon Pi Fraternity - University of MaGary Hayman Maryland cheerleaderryland

  • Head Cheerleader - University of Maryland
  • Cheerleader Squad Captain - University of Maryland

  • Member - Gymkhana Troupe - University of Maryland
  • Candidate for Junior Class President (Placed 2nd) - University of Maryland


    . Treasurer of the Interfraternity Council - University of Maryland


    . Vice-President of the Student Activities Committee - University of Maryland

  • Division Staff - Lt. Colonel - Corps of Cadets ROTC - University of Maryland

  • Honor - Omicron Delta Kappa, Men's Honorary (National Organization)
  • Honor - Gate and Key Leadership Society (University of Maryland)

  • Honor - Listed in Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges



EMPLOYMENT WHILE AT COLLEGE

  • Sales Clerk (Summer) - Peoples' Hardware Store (Maryland/Washington)

  • United States Post Office -- Package Delivery during Christmas Periods (Washington, D.C.)

  • Special Orders Department, Library of the University of Maryland
  • John's Hopkins University - Applied Physics Laboratory - Terminal Ballistics Division - Summertime Employment (2 Years) (Physicist)(Maryland)



ADULT EMPLOYMENT

Degree Related

  • John's Hopkins University - Applied Physics Laboratory - Terminal Ballistics Division - Full time Employment (Mechanical Engineer)(Maryland)


Air Force Related

  • United States Air Force - Rank of Major

    Stationed:

    Bolling AFB, Washington, D.C.
    Temp-E, Washington, D.C.
    Bolling AFB, Washington, D.C.
    Misawa AFB, JapanMajor Gary Hayman USAF
    Chicago, Illinois
    US Department of State (Foreign Service
         Institute), Arlington, Virginia
    Bolling AFB, Washington, D.C. w/duty in
         Suitland, MD
    Dreux AFB, France
    Paris, France
    Montgomery, Alabama
    St. Paul, Minnesota
    Downey, California
    Los Angeles AFS, El Segundo, California
    Andrews AFB, Maryland

     

  • United States Air Force Duty Assignments:

    Inspector General - Office of Special Investigations (OSI)Special Agent Gary Hayman USAF OSI


             [Counterintellegence/Criminal Investigation/Security]

             (Special Agent/Detachment Commander/          Source Control Officer)



    US Department of State - Foreign Service Institute
              (Student - French Language Training)

    Air University - Air Force Academic Instructor's
              School - (Student)

    Assistant Professor of Aerospace Studies (ROTC)
              The University of St. Thomas - (Faculty)

    Air University - Air Force Institute of Technology -
              Education with Industry Program Astronautics
              and Space Vehicle Management (North
              American/Rockwell -- Space Division) - (Student)

    Air Force Systems Command X - Space and
              Missile Systems Organization - Titan
              III Program; Los Angeles CA
              (System Program Staff Officer)

    Headquarters AFSC, Director of Laboratories;
              Andrews AFB, Suitland, MD
              - (Special Projects Officer)

    Headquarters AFSC, Minuteman Missile
              Program; Andrews AFB, Suitland, MD
              (System Program Officer)



Hypnosis Related Employment and Businesses

  • Hypnosis Institute (Washington, D.C.)Gary Hayman Director Professional Hypnosis Services, Lecturer

  • Hypnosis Consultant at a Psychologist's Office (Maryland)

  • Traveling Assistant for the Hypnosis Training Center (New Jersey)

  • Founder, Owner, Director, Professional Hypnosis Services (Maryland/D.C./Virginia)(18 years)

  • Owner, Success Tapes (Maryland) - producing relaxation, self-hypnosis, and motivational audio tapes.



Computer Technology Related Businesses


Other EmploymentGary Hayman Mr. E. The Magician

  • Magician & Mentalist/Performer "Mr. E" (Washington, D.C./Maryland) shows at the National Press Club, private parties, country-clubs, and service organizations (Kiwanis, Lions, Elks, etc.)

  • Course Developer and Instructor for Open University (non-credit adult learning center) (Washington D.C./Maryland) - 26 unique courses in Self-Hypnosis, Relaxation Techniques, Stress Management, Success Motivation, Cooking, Exercise, Dance, etc.

  • Owner/Developer/Instructor - "Eggspert Omelette" (Maryland) - Organized Food/Cooking/Party Evenings

  • Owner - "BioRhythm Systems" (Maryland) - Mail order biorhythm chartings

  • Developer and Instructor - Magic for Kids, Prince George's Department of Parks and Recreation (Maryland)

  • Developer and Instructor - Cooking, Exercise, Magic for Kids; City of Alexandria Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities Department (Virginia)


POST- GRADUATION EDUCATION

  • Office of Special Investigations School - Counterintellegence, Criminology, Security, and Investigation (Washington, D.C.)
  • Criminology - University of Maryland Extension Service (Japan)

  • Japanese Language Training - Base Courses (Japan)

  • French Language Training - Department of State Foreign Service Institute, (Virginia) (AF Program)
  • Psychology - Prince Georges Community College (Maryland)
  • Computer Sciences, Criminology, History and Philosophy of Education - University of St. Thomas (Minnesota)
  • Psychology - Strategy of Career Transition - Catholic University (Washington D.C.)
  • Air Force Academic Instructor School (Alabama)
  • Air Force Squadron Officer's School (correspondence)(Alabama)
  • Astronautics and Space Vehicle Management (ME) Air Force Institute of Technology Program with training at North American Aviation (later North American/Rockwell (AF Education with Industry Program)(California)
  • Air University, USAF (Extension) - Introduction to Statistical Analysis and Data Processing Career Field (correspondence)(Alabama)
  • Master Course in Electronic Technology - National Technical Schools (correspondence)(California)

  • Hypnosis - Ethical Hypnosis Training Center (New Jersey), Certification
  • Hypnosis - Joseph H. Ziglinski Hypnosis Training (Maryland)

  • Arthur Bornstein School of Memory Improvement (California)
  • A large variety of Adult Education courses at local institutions in the Maryland, Washington D.C. and Northern Virginia areas.



ADULT ACTIVITIES AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS

Air Force RelatedGary Hayman & Astronaut Frank Boreman USAF Ceremony

  • Honor - First Reserve AF Officer to be sworn into the Regular Service of the USAF by an Astronaut - Colonel Frank Borman (California)

  • Facility Adviser to Arnold Air Society chapter (Minnesota)
  • Air Force Honors:Gary Hayman receives USAF badge
    • Air Force Commendation Medal (w/2 bronze oak leaf clusters)
    • Air Force Outstanding Unit Award
    • Air Force Organizational Excellence Award (w/1 bronze oak leaf cluster)
    • Air Force Longevity Service Award (w/4 bronze oak leaf clusters)
    • National Defense Service Medal
    • Armed Forces Reserve Medal
    • Small Arms Expert Marksmanship Ribbon
    • Minuteman Missle Badge

  • Award: First place Office of Special Investigations (OSI) European-African Pistol Competition Team


Hypnosis Related

  • Graduate of the Ethical Hypnosis Training Center Program (New Jersey)
  • Member and Certification - Association to Advance Ethical Hypnosis (HQ - New Jersey)
  • Member and Certification - American Council of Hypnotist Examiners (HQ - California)
  • Neuro-Linguistic Programming Training (NLP) - Society of NLP; training by the developer - Richard Bandler
  • National Speaker at various Hypnosis, Dental, and Psychological meetings and conventions

  • Guest speaker for numerous Psychology Classes - University of Maryland and Prince George's Community College (Maryland)

  • Established Full Time Private Hypnosis Practice (Professional Hypnosis Services)(18 years) -- see Hypnosis Related Employment above

  • Vice-President of the Washington Hypnosis Guild (Washington, D.C.)



Skiing & Squash Related

  • Member - Owani Ski Club (Japan)

  • Member - Langlaufers Ski Club (California)

  • Member - Long Beach Ski Club (California)
  • Participated in the Swiss Ski School - Ski Directors' Classes (Christian Rubi Program) for one or two full-week sessions/year for three years (Arosa, Villars, Wengen - Switzerland)

  • Attended many classes at other ski schools in Japan, US, Canada and Europe (Switzerland, Austria, Germany and France)

  • Member - Ski Club of Washington, D.C. (SCWDC)
  • Ski Trip Leader SCWDC leading many group bus trips to Pennsylvania and Canada

  • Member - SCWDC Ski Racing Team (Alpine Citizen Races)[Slalom Racer]

  • NASTAR (NAtional STAndard Race) participant winning many Bronze, 12 Silvers and 3 Gold ski racing awards in national handicapped recreational ski races (slalom)

  • Places I have skied (150+):

Gary Hayman skiing in the Alps

Japan (Where I first started skiing)

Misawa AFB (golf course)
Owani Onsen
Sapporo
Towadako Onsen


Switzerland

Arosa
Crans-Montana
Davos Klosters
Davos Rinerhorn
Flims
Grindelwald
Grund
Kleine Scheidegg
Parsenn
Sass-Fe
St. Moritz
Verbier
Villars
Wengen
Zermatt


Austria

Aschau
Aurach
Aximer Lizum
Igles
Innsbruck
Jochberg
Kirchberg
Kitzbuhel
Lech
Mittersill
Mutters
Pass Thurn
Patscherkofel
Reith
Seegrube
St. Anton Am Arlberg
St. Christoph
St. Johann
Stubai Glacier
Stuben
Tulfes


Germany

Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Mittenwald
Zugspitze/Schneeferner Glacier


Italy

Breuil-Cervenia (reached via Zermatt Switzerland skiing over the border)


France

Chamonix/Mont-Blanc Area
Argentiere
La Flegere
Le Brevent
Le Mont-Dore
Les Houches
Megeve Area


Canada

Grey Rocks
Mont Sutton
Mont Tremblant
Mont-Sainte-Anne
Mt Orford
Owl's Head
Sherbrooke


Maryland

Braddock Heights
Wisp


Virgina

Bryce
Massanutten
Wintergreen


West Virginia

Canaan Valley
Snowshoe Mt.
Timberline


Pennslyvania

Big Bolder
Blue Knob
Blue Mountain
Camelback
Elk Mt
Hidden Valley
Jack Frost
Laurel Mt.
Oregon Hill
Seven Springs
Shawnee Mt.
Ski Liberty (Charnita)
Ski Roundtop
Whitetail Ski Resort

New Jersey

Great Gorge
Hidden Valley
Snow Bowl
Vernon Valley

New York

Belleayre Mountain
Gore Mountain
Greek Peek
Hunter Mountain
Whiteface
Windham Mountain

Maine

Saddleback
Sugarloaf


Vermont

Jay Peak
Killington
Mad River Glen
Magic Mountain
Mt.Snow
Okemo
Pico Peak
Stowe
Stratton
Sugarbush


New Hampshire

Waterville Valley


North Carolina

Sugar Mt.


Wisconsin

Mt. Hardscrabble
Trollhaugen
Whitecap
Wilmot Mt.


Minnesota

Buck Hill
Lutsen Mountains
Spirit Mt.
Sugar Hills


Michigan

Caberfae Peaks
Carousel
Indianhead Mt.
Telemark


Idaho

Baldy Mt.
Dollar Mt.
/Sun Valley Complex


Colorado

Aspen
Aspen Highlands
Buttermilk
Loveland
Powderhorn
Snowmass
Steamboat
Vail


Montana

Big Sky


Wyoming

Apres Vous and Rendezvous/
      Jackson Hole


Utah

Alta
Brian Head
Deer Valley
Park City
Park City West
Powder Mountain


New Mexico

Ski Santa Fe
Taos


California

Alpine Meadows
Bear Mt.
Big Bear
China Peak/Sierra Summit
Heavenly Valley - California
Homewood Mountain
June Mountain
Kirkwood
Mammoth
Mt. Baldy
Northstar
Snow Summit
Squaw Valley


Nevada

Heavenly Valley - Nevada
Las Vegas Ski & Snowboard/
       Mt. Charleston

 

  • Organizer and Director of "Thursday Night Parties" for the Ski Club of Washington DC (SCWDC) - 6 years. Large parties for multi-hundreds at various Georgetown and Downtown DC venues.

  • Member of the Air Force Squash Team (City League) Minneapolis, Minnesota

  • Member of the Air Force Squash Team (City League) Los Angeles, California



Computer Technology Related

  • Took the very first undergraduate computer course offered by the University of Maryland, Programming for High Speed Computers, writing and running programs on two giant computers of the day; the Army's UNIVAC at the Aberdeen Proving Grounds and the Navy's ORDVAC at the David Taylor Model Basin, both in Maryland.

  • Board of Directors (Arts and Entertainment Chair) CapAccess - early free public on-line program for the Greater Washington, D.C. area, George Washington University -- Now Greater Washington Community Network.

    http://www.capaccess.org/

  • Member - Washington Apple Pi (WAP), International Apple Computer User Group
    [At the time, this was the largest Apple User Group - Worldwide]

    http://www.wap.org/

  • Member of the Board of Directors - Washington Apple Pi (WAP)

  • Chairman - Apple II GS Special Interest Group, WAP

  • Chairman - AppleWorks Special Interest Group, WAP

  • Chairman - UltraMacros Special Interest Group, WAP

  • Regular contributor to the Journal of the Washington Apple Pi - a computer magazine

  • "Hot Line" computer help for Washington Apple Pi

  • Member, Northern Virginia Apple II User's Group

  • Editor, Novapple Newsletter, Northern Virginia Apple User's Group's Newsletter - a computer user's group.

  • Honor - 1st place Award from National Apple User Group Newsletter Show & Awards (NAUGSAW) for the production of the Novapple Newsletter (National Competition)

  • Member - Capital PC User Group (CPCUG)


 
 
Magic RelatedGary Hayman Mentalist Act

Cooking TV Shows

  • Was featured guest chef on two cooking TV shows for local broadcast. Taping at George Mason University, Virginia and broadcast multiple times in the Washington, D.C. area [Classic French Omelets, Omelets of Normandy]



Hypnosis TV Shows

  • Was featured guest on three Hypnosis TV shows for local broadcast. Taping at various studios in the Greater Washington, D.C. area. All shows shown on local TV and the Public Broadcasting Network, one receiving national distribution



Cajun & Zydeco Music & Dance Related

[All activity in the Cajun & Zydeco area has been and continues to be a labor of love, all volunteer work, performed as a public service -- plus being immensely enjoyed]

  • "The ZydE-Zine" and the Zyde-Magic Cajuin Zydeco Music & Dance WEB site were a source in two major Zydeco hardback publications -- "The Kingdom of Zydeco" by Michael Tisserand and "Zydeco" by Ben Sandmel.

  • Gary Hayman is a listed reference in the Wikipedia article, Zydeco
  • Honor - Gary Hayman was included in the first group honored with induction into the Zydeco Hall of Fame by the National Zydeco Society.

  • Zydeco dance instructor teaching in:

Maryland
Washington D.C.
Virginia
Pennsylvania
North Carolina
Florida
Missouri
Colorado
Nebraska
Texas
Nevada
California
Oregon
Washington
Canada
United Kingdom
The Netherlands
France
15 Cruise Ships

Gary Hayman teaching Zydeco in San Diego

Gary Hayman teaching Zydeco in Saulieu France


GPS Technology Related


Other

Organizations

  • Toastmasters International (Dreux AFB, France; Los Angeles AFS, California, Andrews AFB, Maryland)
  • Developer and Administrator of "Biorhythm Compatibility Parties" a fun technique of "break the ice" people to people meetings at gatherings.

  • Windsor Green Neighborhood Watch Patrol (Greenbelt, Maryland)

  • Honor - Listed in the Guinness World Records as owner of the world's largest collection of sea shells. Gary Hayman sez he keeps the collection scattered on beaches all over the world. Perhaps you've seen some of it.

  • Just checking to see if you are reading any of this. The above is really claimed by Stephen Wright the phenomenal comedian and Oscar winner.


Residences:

Toledo, Ohio
Yipsalanti, Michigan
Bridgeport, Connecticut
New York (Bronx), New York
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Washington, D.C.
College Park, Maryland
Silver Spring, Maryland
Misawa AFB, Japan
Chicago, Illinois
Arlington, Virginia
Dreux, France
Suresnes (Paris), France
Bloomington, Minnesota
Long Beach, California
Playa Del Rey, California
Redondo Beach, California
Crofton, Maryland
Greenbelt, Maryland

CURRENT RESIDENCE
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World Travel

  • US States Visited: All US States. Last one visited was Alaska in May, 2008

  • US Territories Visited:
    • Puerto Rico
    • US Virgin Islands
    • Midway Island
    • Wake Island
    • Disney Land
    • Disney World

  • 51 World Countries Visited (even if just a short time):

Canada
Mexico
Costa Rica
Panama
Columbia
Honduras
Belize
Guatamala
Dominican Republic
Cayman Islands
Jamaica
Martinique
(Fr. West Indies)
Bahamas
Bermuda
St. Martin
St. Maarten
St. Thomas
St. Lucia
St. Kitts
Barbados
Tortola
Antigua
Azores
Turks & Caicos Islands
Aruba
Curacao
Iceland
England
Ireland
France
Belgium
Netherlands
Sweden
Denmark
Germany
Spain
Majorca
Canary Islands
Austria
Italy
Monaco
Switzerland
Japan
Okinawa
Hong Kong (China)
Philippines
Taiwan (Formosa)
Puerto Rico
(US Territory)
US Virgin Islands
(US Territory)
Midway Island
(US Territory)
Wake Island
(US Territory)
Coney Island
(US Territory)


45 Cruise Ship Experiences [357 days] + 1 Future Open

Date Ship D Cruise Line Port/Embarcation Journey
11/09/80 Caribe (^)

4

Commodore Alexandria, VA Bermuda
07/21/96 SeaBreeze

7

Dolphin Miami FL W. Caribbean (Cozumel; Grand Cayman; Montego Bay, Jamaica)
08/09/98 Grandeur of the Seas

7

Royal Caribbean Miami FL W. Caribbean (Cozumel; Grand Cayman; Montego Bay, Jamaica)
11/14/98 Enchanted Isle *

7

Commodore New Orleans LA W. Caribbean (Cozumel; Grand Cayman; Montego Bay, Jamaica)
10/18/99 Enchanted Isle *

7

Commodore New Orleans LA W. Caribbean (Cozumel; Grand Cayman; Montego Bay, Jamaica)
10/21/00 Enchanted Isle *

7

Commodore New Orleans LA W. & S. Caribbean (Cozumel, Roatan, Belize)
11/11/01 Inspiration *

7

Carnival New Orleans LA W. Caribbean (Cozumel; Grand Cayman; Montego Bay, Jamaica)
11/03/02 Victory *

7

Carnival Miami FL E. Caribbean (San Juan, PR; St. Thomas, USVI; St. Maarten, NA)
11/09/03 Conquest *

7

Carnival New Orleans LA W. Caribbean (Cozumel; Grand Cayman; Montego Bay, Jamaica)
05/10/04 Enchantment of the Seas

5

Royal Caribbean Ft. Lauderdale FL W. & S. Caribbean (Key West FL; Cozumel; Belize)
11/07/04 Conquest *

7

Carnival New Orleans LA W. Caribbean (Montego Bay, Jamaica; Grand Cayman; Cozumel)
11/06/05 Sun *

7

Norwegian Galveston TX W. & S. Caribbean (Roatan, Belize, Cozumel)
11/12/06 Sun *

7

Norwegian Galveston TX W. & S. Caribbean (Roatan, Belize, Cozumel)
02/25/07 Valor

0

Carnival Miami FL No Go - Ice Storm in DC
08/04/07 Valor  7 Carnival Miami FL W. & S. Caribbean (Nassau, Bahamas; St. Thomas, USVI; St. Maarten, NA)
11/11/07 Conquest *

7

Carnival Galvaston TX W. Caribbean (Montego Bay, Jamaica; Grand Cayman; Cozumel)
05/17/08 Diamond Princess

7

Princess Whittier AK Alaska (Whittier, College Fjord, Glacier Bay, Skagway, Juneau, Ketchikan); Vancouver, Canada
11/02/08 Conquest **

7

Carnival Galvaston TX W. Caribbean (Montego Bay, Jamaica; Grand Cayman; Cozumel)
05/23/09 Freedom

8

Carnival Ft. Lauderdale FL E. & S. Caribbean (San Juan, PR; St. Thomas USVI; Antigua; Tortola, BVI; Nassau, Bahamas)
08/20/09 Destiny

4

Carnival Miami FL W. Caribbean (Key West FL, Cozumel)
11/11/09 Spirit

8

Carnival San Diego CA Mexican Riviera (Acapulco, Zihuatanego, Manzanillo)
02/22/10 Imagination

4

Carnival Miami FL W. Caribbean (Key West FL, Cozumel)
04/30/10 Elation ***

15

Carnival San Diego CA Canal Cruise - San Diego CA; Cabo San Lucus, Acapulco, Mexico; Panama Canal; Puntarenas, Costa Rica; Cartangena, Columbia; Tampa FL, Mobile AL
09/18/10 Dream

7

Carnival Port Canaveral FL W. Caribbean (Cozumel, Roatan, Belize, Costa Maya)
10/24/10 Pride

7

Carnival Baltimore MD Port Canaveral FL & The Bahamas (Nassau & Freeport)
12/11/10 Epic 

7

Norwegian Miami FL W. Caribbean (Costa Maya, Roatan, Cozumel)
02/06/11 Pride

7

Carnival Baltimore MD Port Canaveral FL & The Bahamas (Nassau & Freeport)
05/07/11 Epic ***

11

Norwegian Miami FL Trans-Atlantic (Miami; Ponta Delgada, Azores; Barcelona)
09/04/11 Victory

7

Carnival San Juan PR S. Caribbean (San Juan, PR; St. Thomas, USVI; Barbados; St. Lucia; St. Kitts; St. Maarten, NA)
10/30/11 Valor

7

Carnival Miami FL W. Caribbean (Grand Cayman, Roatan, Belize, Cozumel)
12/10/11 Liberty

7

Carnival Miami FL E. Caribbean (St. Thomas, USVI; San Juan, PR; Grand Turk, Turks & Caicos Islands)
02/05/12 Pride

7

Carnival Baltimore MD Port Canaveral FL & The Bahamas (Nassau & Freeport)
04/14/12 Liberty of the Seas ***

14

Royal Caribbean Ft. Lauderdale FL Trans-Atlantic (Ft. Lauderdale; Nassau, Bahamas; Tenerife, Canary Islands; Seville, Malaga, Valencia, Barcelona, Spain)
06/14/12 Enchantment of the Seas

8

Royal Caribbean Baltimore MD Bermuda, Boston, Newport
09/02/12 Zaandam

7

Holland America Vancouver BCC Vancouver, Canada; Alaska (Ketchikan, Juneau, Skagway, Glacier Bay, Seward)
11/03/12 Navigator of the Seas

14

Royal Caribbean Barcelona Spain Trans-Atlantic (Barcelona, Cartagena, Malaga, Spain; Tenerife, Canary Islands; Nassau, Bahamas; New Orleans LA)
02/03/13 Pride

7

Carnival Baltimore MD Port Canaveral FL & The Bahamas (Nassau & Freeport)
04/21/13 Star *** (%)

16

Norwegian New Orleans LA Trans-Atlantic
(New Orleans; Miami; Ponta Delgada, Azores; Dover, UK; Helsingborg, Sweden; Copenhagen, Denmark)
08/28/13 Coral
Princess

7

Princess Vancouver BBC Vancouver, Canada; Alaska (Ketchikan, Juneau, Skagway, Glacier Bay, College Fjord, Whittier)
11/01/13 Sunshine ***(+) (%)

16

Carnival Barcelona Spain Trans-Atlantic
(Barcelona; Palma de Mallorca, Malaga, Spain; Las Palmas, Canary Islands; Grand Turk, Turks & Caicos Islands; New Orleans LA)
01/03/14 Grandeur of the Seas

8

Royal Caribbean Baltimore MD FL (Port Canaveral & Key West), The Bahamas (Nassau & CocoCay)
02/02/14 Pride

7

Carnival Baltimore MD Port Canaveral FL & The Bahamas (Nassau & Freeport)
05/04/14 Independence of the Seas

11

Royal Caribbean Ft. Lauderdale FL Trans-Atlantic
(Ft. Lauderdale; Nassau, Bahamas; St. Thomas USVI; St. Maarten, NA; London [Southampton] UK)
08/24/14 Dream  7 Carnival New Orleans W. Caribbean (Roatan, Belize, Cozumel)
10/25/14 Breeze  8 Carnival Miami S. Caribbean (Grand Turk, Turks & Caicos Islands; La Romana, DR; Curacao; Aruba)
11/02/14 Conquest  7 Carnival Miami W. Caribbean (Cozumel, Belize, Roatan, Grand Cayman)

1 OPEN SCHEDULE

Open Choice of ships   Royal Caribbean Choice of port Choice of Destinations

(^) In a tail end of a hurricane. Extended day at sea
* 10 Zydeco Cruises as a ZYDECO DANCE INSTRUCTOR
(+) also Ship's Guest Zydeco Instructor
** 1 Non-Teaching Zydeco Cruise
*** ZYDECO DANCE INSTRUCTOR for CruiseCritic passengers
and some of the ship's passengers
(%) ADVANCED SUDOKU Enrichment Lectures for CruiseCritic passengers

 

GEOGRAPHIC-GEE WIZZ

  • Highest point stood

    • US - Mt. Evans, Evans, Colorado; 14,264 feet (Also Pike's Peak, Colorado; 14,110 feet); Aspen, Snowmass, Colorado; 12,500 feet [for skiing]

    • Europe - Aiguille du Midi, France; 12,605 feet & Klein Matterhorn, Zermatt, Switzerland; 12,533 feet [Highest lift in Europe for skiing]

    • Asia - Lake Chuzenji, Nikko, Japan; 4163 feet & Sapporo Kokusai, Sapporo, Japan; 3,609 feet [for skiing]

  • Lowest point stood
    • Badwater Basin, Death Valley California; 282 feet below sea level

  • Most Northern Point in US where I have been
    • College Fjord, Alaska (~61.27°N)

  • Most Northern Point in the contiguous 48 US states where I have been
    • US Border Minnesota/Canada (49.00°N)

  • Most Southern Point in US where I have been
    • Kahulai, Maui, HI (~20.89°N)

  • Most Southern Point in the contiguous 48 US states where I have been
    • Key West, Florida (~25.55°N)

  • Most Southern Point in US (including Territories) where I have been
    • Fredenksed, US Virgin Islands (~17.68°N)

  • Most Western Point in US where I have been
    • Mokuleia, Oahu, Hawaii (~158.15°W)

  • Most Western Point in the contiguous 48 US states where I have been
    • Corvalis, Oregon (~123.26°W)

  • Most Western Point in US (including Territories) where I have been
    • Wake Island (~166.64E)(across the dateline)

  • Most Eastern Point in US where I have been
    • Houlton, Maine (~67.78°W)

  • Most Eastern Point in US (including Territories) where I have been
    • Christiansted, US Virgin Islands (~64.70°W)

  • Furthest (from USA) traveling:
    • North: Gullfoss, Iceland (~64.25°N)
    • South: Just off the coast of Panama (Pacific side) (~6.97°N)
    • East:   Vienna, Austria (~16.39°E)
    • West:  Aberdeen (Hong Kong), China (~114.15°E)(across the date line)


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  • "Nothing is hard when you know how to do it.

                           The trick is to 'Learn' how to do it."

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