Egypt – a major bucket list item for a lot of people, including me! It was one of the ports of call during an EPIC
Play it again Sam! Maybe you’ve seen the classic film from 1942 which glamorizes the namesake city. I hate to burst your bubble, but the
Olympia Greece is the site where the ancient olympic games were held every four years by the Greeks. Today, we are fortunate to be able
Malaga Spain, located in Southern Spain, is one of the oldest cities in the world! Its history goes back about 2800 years. WOW! Boasting history,
Dover England, located along the Southern Coast and just 20 miles from France, with its spectacular white cliffs jutting up from the blue ocean, propping
In the far Eastern Mediterranean sea lies the island country of Cyrpus. I had the chance to visit during a cruise to Egypt, Israel, Rome,
Kiel Germany, located on the northern coast and 50 miles north of Hamburg, is a major port for cruise ships, cargo ships as well as
Cruising Northern Europe, I found myself making a weekly stop in the fantastic city of Bergen Norway. I have to say, Bergen is my favorite
Cruising Northern Europe is a great way to visit some of the vibrant capitals of the world. I had the chance to do this while
If you’re heading up to visit the fjords in Norway, a great stopping point is the city of Stavanger, one of Norways oldest cities. Although
GEIRANGER NORWAY – Some of the most breathtaking, spectacular scenery in the world can be found along the western coast of Norway. The fjords of
COPENHAGEN DENMARK – Oh, Copenhagen how you charm me, with your cobblestone streets, architecture dating from the middle ages and attitude for healthy living! I
When I first learned I would be visiting St Petersburg Russia, I’ll admit I had a few apprehensive questions, growing up in a time when
I’ve always been fascinated by the renaissance. Medieval castles, knights of the roundtable, kings and peasants. I don’t take my interest as far as some
Trieste Italy is a city tucked up in the Northeastern corner of the country, barely noticed among the big name Italian superstar cities. Its quiet
Game of Thrones fans… Once upon a time, a long time ago… Er, wait, how does the fairy tale go? You might be asking yourself
La Havre – the name itself means “harbor” or “port” and if that is any indication to to the importance of this city, you’ll understand
Parlez-vous français? When you visit the southern Caribbean island of Martinique, you might be asking yourself, “Do you speak French?” Martinique is an overseas region
When looking to crown a title as “craziest beach in the world”, you might be thinking wild parties, non stop alcohol, insane shenanigans all night
The coffee was some of the best, freshest brew I’ve ever had. As I sat in the outside sunshine, enjoying free WiFi and java at
I know that as a cruiser, sometimes you just want some sunshine. You just want to swim and tan yourself and not be bothered with
Bermuda. It’s known for many things. (Bermuda) Shorts, ships (disappearing) and shirtless sunbathers. I stopped here on a transatlantic cruise from Europe to the Caribbean.
Way down in the Southern part of the Caribbean, almost all the way to South America, lies an island where the air is so fragrant,
Just off the Southwest coast of Portugal, 310 miles off the coast of Africa and just North of the Canary Islands, lie a group of
If you’re cruising Northern Europe with an itinerary of capital cities, or happen to find yourself in Stockholm for just one day, there is one
I’m a musician, so its safe to say that I LOVE music! I like to learn about the music of the countries I visit. One
I’ve been bouncing around to various countries for a few years now. I always like to try the local beer. I started documenting this world
I know what you’re thinking. Azores?!? Never heard of it. Where?!? Actually, the Azores are an incredible set of islands 850 miles off the coast
To call Lisbon old world is spot on. The city is older than Rome! In fact, Lisbon Portugal is one of the worlds oldest cities.
My first foray into Spain was into the drab and gloomy port of Vigo. I say this because this was my first impression. Not a
Since getting the gig as a solo guitarist for a major cruise line, this was my first foray off the ship to explore a port.
You might not know this, but I’ve spent some time performing as a guitar player aboard MSC Poesia, which cruises from ft lauderdale every week.
When you hear the name Honduras, what images pop into your mind? This Central American country might get a bad rap if you haven’t done