Charming Croatia

2019-06-12T17:38:15+00:00

Croatia lies in a cluster of small countries on the eastern shore of the Adriatic Sea. It not only sports a long coastline, but it extends inland to border the countries of Hungary, Slovenia, and Serbia. For this reason, you can visit Croatia not only on an ocean cruise but ...

Charming Croatia2019-06-12T17:38:15+00:00

Sunshine and Lemons – The Amalfi Coast

2019-08-21T22:21:06+00:00

Visiting the region around Naples, Italy, either on a tour or by ocean cruise? Make the Amalfi Coast a must destination – even if just a day’s excursion to this exquisite coastal area of scattered seaside towns that stretch between Naples and Solerno ...

Sunshine and Lemons – The Amalfi Coast2019-08-21T22:21:06+00:00

Plitvice Lakes National Park

2019-08-21T22:21:29+00:00

Plitvice Lakes National Park was the first of its kind established in Croatia, and proclaimed as a national park in 1949. Thirty years later the park was added to the UNESCO World Heritage List. If you are like most North Americans...

Plitvice Lakes National Park2019-08-21T22:21:29+00:00

Athens, Tips & Quick Facts

2018-12-19T17:38:21+00:00

Chances are if you are cruising in the eastern Mediterranean you will either embark or debark in Piraeus, Greece, or visit there as a port of call on your itinerary. Piraeus is the port to Athens and ...

Athens, Tips & Quick Facts2018-12-19T17:38:21+00:00

Romantic Santorini

2019-01-22T19:21:46+00:00

Ask most anyone who has been to Santorini and they will invariably refer to it as the most beautiful vacation spot they have ever visited. “Heaven on earth”, is a frequent comment.

Romantic Santorini2019-01-22T19:21:46+00:00

The Essence of Capri, Italy

2019-05-15T17:44:09+00:00

Dropping by Naples on a cruise? Cruisers who disembark for the day passing through the Stazionne Marittima port terminal have a myriad of options: explore Naples, tour the Amalfi Coast to Sorrento and Amalfi, visit the ruins of Pompeii, take a ferry to Capri,...

The Essence of Capri, Italy2019-05-15T17:44:09+00:00

When in Rome

2019-07-26T17:13:59+00:00

Prepare yourself for an unforgettable experience when in Rome. You will, in all probability, wish to see the usual tourist favorites: the Spanish Steps, Trevi Fountain, the Vatican and the Colosseum. This article features fourteen little tips ...

When in Rome2019-07-26T17:13:59+00:00

Mdina, Malta

2018-12-19T17:40:45+00:00

While Valletta in Malta is a spectacular tourist destination and popular cruise port in the Mediterranean, do not hesitate to venture further inland in your exploration of this tiny island. One town you should not miss is the walled city of Mdina.

Mdina, Malta2018-12-19T17:40:45+00:00

Ephesus, Turkey

2019-06-12T18:17:58+00:00

Did you know that to see the largest collection of Roman ruins in the eastern Mediterranean you need to visit what was at one time referred to as Asia Minor? This would be the ruins of the once mighty city and seaport, of Ephesus in Turkey.

Ephesus, Turkey2019-06-12T18:17:58+00:00