Enjoy Roman ruins and marble streets lined with Art Nouveau architecture in Cartagena, on the southeast coast of Spain.
Explore history, culture, and of course sun and sand at our favorite spots in Nassau, Bahamas. All are within walking distance from your cruise ship.
Disney Bermuda Cruise Review This year, Disney Cruise Line began offering 4, 5, and 6 night cruises to Bermuda. The Disney Magic sets sail from Manhattan to the beautiful, island in the Atlantic. The ship then remains docked until it sails back to New York. This makes it different from all other Disney Cruises. We […]
Wandering Through Beautiful Malaga, Spain Miles and miles of beautiful beaches stretch along the sun drenched Mediterranean coast of Spain, the Costa del Sol. Malaga lies as the gateway to this stunning section of Spain. For the traveler, Malaga has something for everyone. Do you want to visit beaches or maybe mountains? History and […]
Using the Bermuda Bus and Ferry Pass to Easily Explore What I Wish I Had Known Every time that I visit a new place, I leave wishing that I had known some tip before visiting. I do my research, but still miss things. Two things stand out from our recent Disney Bermuda Cruise. Using the […]
A Rainy Walk Through Ponta Delgada, Azores On our recent Disney TransAtlantic Cruise, after a week at sea, we stopped in Ponta Delgada, Azores. Enjoy over 30 photos that I took while on my rainy walk through town. The volcanic islands lie 1000 miles from the coast of Europe. Everyone was excited to visit our […]
Ibiza Not Our Favorite Cruise Port Please do not misunderstand me. I am not saying that Ibiza, Spain is a bad place. Nor am I recommending that you should not visit Ibiza. It simply did not enthrall us. Maybe part of the reason is where it fell on our Disney TransAtlantic Cruise. The day before, […]
Costa Maya Mexico’s Caribbean Cruise Retreat If you take a Western Caribbean cruise, then you will likely dock in Costa Maya, Mexico. Costa Maya has a rich history dating all the way back to ….2001? That’s right. Developers built it specifically for cruise liners. And, It has worked! Authentic Experiences You will not find an […]
Cadiz, Spain History, Architecture, Beaches, and Gardens History Long before the Moors, Vandals, or Romans conquered the Iberian Peninsula; before Rome was even founded; prior to Homer and the Golden Age of Ancient Greece, the Phoenicians dominated the seas. From the cities of Tyre and Sidon on the coast of modern Lebanon, these seafarers established […]
Beautiful Sintra/ Cascais Coast Tour Review After eight days at sea and one day in the Azores, our Disney TransAtlantic Cruise docked in Lisbon, Portugal. Lisbon has such a rich history and so much to see. Our family almost always chooses to visit natural beauty if possible. The Sintra/ Cascais Coast Tour offered scenic stops […]