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Favorite Photos Throughout Europe

Favorite Photos Throughout Europe

As “Europe Week” continues, we share guest Patricia’s post highlighting her favorite ports during her Eurodam vacation. She loved Tallinn and Helsinki. We also asked Facebook fans to share photos of their favorite ports, and we got a fabulous variety! What are your favorite port? Let us know in the comments below! I just completed…   read more of “Favorite Photos…”

Video: Exploring the Adriatic Aboard Noordam

Thanks to guest Noel Bell for sharing with us the video he made after his recent 15-day Adriatic Explorer Collectors Cruise on Noordam. I just finished this video. Hope you enjoy my trip’s highlights. I sailed on Noordam from Rome to Athens (15 Days) visiting Livorno, Florence, Venice, Naples and the Amalfi Coast in Italy;…   read more of “Video: Exploring…”

Reflections from Venice

Reflections from Venice

We were lucky enough to overnight in Venice on the Nieuw Amsterdam so I took a boat to Piazza San Marco to watch the people, listen to the musicians and take some pictures. It had rained about 8pm and one large puddle was left in the square. What luck that it was located in front of the church. Joanne…   read more of “Reflections from…”

A Touching Encounter in Venice

A Touching Encounter in Venice

There is a story here. I was on the vaporetto to Burano in Venice, Italy. In front of me was a non-Italian family of four adults and one child all signing, not speaking. This kind Italian priest came up from the back and introduced himself and joined them for a conversation. He was so animated…   read more of “A Touching…”

Cruise Diary: Sicily, Italy

Cruise Diary: Sicily, Italy

Five-Star Mariners Jan and Dick Yetke set sail on Prinsendam’s 64-day Grand Mediterranean Voyage in March, and we’re catching up as quickly as possible. Enjoy the journey with Jan and Dick! We had a beautiful day here! The ship was anchored in a bay (Naxos) at the base of the Sicilian city of Taormina (high…   read more of “Cruise Diary:…”

Cruise Diary: Sorrento, Italy

Cruise Diary: Sorrento, Italy

Guests Jan and Dick Yetke set sail on Prinsendam’s 64-day Grand Mediterranean Voyage in March, and we’re catching up as quickly as possible. Enjoy the journey with Jan and Dick! What a beautiful, warm, calm watered and sunny day it was in Sorrento!!! The Captain had really called it correctly and we were so happy…   read more of “Cruise Diary:…”

Cruise Diary: Day 2 Venice, Italy

Cruise Diary: Day 2 Venice, Italy

Five-Star Mariners Jan and Dick Yetke set sail on Prinsendam’s 64-day Grand Mediterranean Voyage in March, and we’re catching up as quickly as possible. Enjoy the journey with Jan and Dick! So, today is our second day in Venice. First thing is we have to return the car by about 10 am. No problem getting…   read more of “Cruise Diary: Day 2…”

Cruise Diary: Day 1 at Venice, Italy

Cruise Diary: Day 1 at Venice, Italy

Guests Jan and Dick Yetke set sail on Prinsendam’s 64-day Grand Mediterranean Voyage in March, and we’ll catch up as quickly as possible. Enjoy the journey with Jan and Dick! It was a great day in Venice and we had a beautiful sail in! Venice is situated on 120 islands formed by 177 canals in…   read more of “Cruise Diary: Day 1…”