HAL guest George Labecki and his family sailed aboard Nieuw Amsterdam’s Mediterranean Tapestry cruise throughout Europe this past July and documented his experience in a journal. Below is an entry from their call at Corfu, Greece. Enjoy! July 15th Adding to the Weave Corfu is an island in the northwest of Greece. As we sailed… read more of “Cruise Diary:…”
I’m back on the Nieuw Amsterdam and enjoying the Mediterranean. These photos are from the Cephalonia Highlights shore excursion in Corfu. It’s a large island and as you can see, Corfu has some amazing colors both on land and in the water.
On this day we were in Kérkyra, Corfu, Greece, having a great time on Ryndam. Enjoy the pictures.
Special thanks to Jerrol Golden, Holland America Line’s public relations manager, for sharing these iPhone photos from her time in Dubrovnik, Croatia, and Corfu, Greece, during her Nieuw Amsterdam cruise. Here is a picture-perfect moment of the Nieuw Amsterdam sailing in to Dubrovnik at 6:30 a.m.
On June 13 we took the Paleokastritsa & Corfu tour. In Paleokastrista there is a monastery of the Virgin Mary with only six monks living there and an Ionian style basilica. This resort town has beautiful beaches and views of the surrounding mountains. All over the area is a profusion of trees and bushes with… read more of “Cruise Diary:…”