Tag Archives: Cruise

A Visit to Santorini

May 19, 2015 Santorini is one of the most popular of the Greek islands and a place I have always wanted to visit. As the Norwegian Jade approached the volcanic island of Santorini I was mesmerized by the landscape created … Continue reading

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Experience in Corfu, Greece

May 17 Awoke in time to see the ship pull into port. My first time in Greece! Dolphin frolicked in the sea alongside the ship as it approached the port at the Greek island of Corfu,the second largest Ionian Island. We … Continue reading

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Mediterranean Cruise – A Day at Sea

Monday May 14  Day at Sea How wonderful to be able to sleep in and  not have any  agenda ashore today. I had been looking forward to this day. This was the only day at sea on this 7 day … Continue reading

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Travel in France – Aix-en-Provence

May 12 Aix-en-Provence After touring Avignon the next stop was  the town of Aix-en-Provence which I had heard described as a little Paris minus the museums. Our French tour guide Thibeaut told us that roughly 150,000 people live in Aix … Continue reading

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Arrival in Cannes – A Tour of Nice and Later Eze

Friday May 11 Cannes is on the French Riviera and from what I could see of it from the ship it looked beautiful. This is my first time visiting France and I have always heard that the south of France … Continue reading

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Travel in Italy – Cinque Terre

Thursday May 10 The ship docked in Livorno this morning and Sue and I are both taking a tour to the Cinque Terre. I am very impressed with the efficiency of the cruise ship personnel in organizing the tours and … Continue reading

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