The cruise we are currently on is called Mediterranean Treasures and each day we find out why the Med is fantastic with all of its historic and beautiful sites. Napoli (Naples) is a very busy town crowded with traffic but in the middle of the city the beautiful buildings are very well maintained. Just ten… read more of “Cruise Diary:…”
Special thanks to Jerrol Golden, Holland America Line’s public relations manager, for sharing these iPhone photos from her recent excursion in Livorno, Italy, during her Nieuw Amsterdam cruise. This is the first shore excursion I have participated on where the motor coach driver has an espresso machine conveniently located next to his seat. Only in… read more of “iPhone iBlog:…”
Special thanks to Jerrol Golden, Holland America Line’s public relations manager, for sharing these iPhone photos from her recent Discover Cinque Terre excursion in Italy, during her Nieuw Amsterdam cruise. How cool is this trip with all of the languages! Spanish in Barcelona followed by French in Monte Carlo and now waking up to Italian… read more of “iPhone iBlog:…”
Journalist Lou Freed and her husband Jim (who took the photos) sailed the Mediterranean on Noordam’s Roman Empire Cruise. This is their last port, so enjoy!
We spent an overnight in the small Italian village of Portofino. In the evening I decided to walk up the hill to the church, from where you have a gorgeous view over the village. I saw the yacht in the foreground and thought it would make for a beautiful image. I took several shots and… read more of “Explorer’s…”
Venice, the Grand Canal, waiting for the vaparetto (water-bus) after a wonderful meal in a quiet, off the beaten track, restaurant; a full moon and not a soul in sight… Jonathan Mercer Captain ms Eurodam
Goodbye Nieuw Amsterdam. We had a wonderful cruise from Ft. Lauderdale to Venice. We will miss you. – Karen Hawkins
We are back at sea again after a 4 ½ month vacation in the Netherlands. Tomorrow we will finish our Grand Voyage to the Mediterranean. At the moment we are doing a 7-day Atlantic crossing. Here are some pictures from the last four weeks. Enjoy!