Monthly Archives: November 2014

Vineyards, wine, champagne and amazing celebrations in Vigo, Spain

What a wonderful day we had in Vigo, Spain.  We were up before dawn to catch a quick room-service breakfast and down to the pier to catch a bus for a tour to Cambados Village in the heart of Albariño … Continue reading

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A leisurely, kick-back day at sea

  Sometime in the night we slipped passed the Rock of Gibraltar and left the Mediterranean Sea and entered the North Atlantic.  When we awoke the sky was foggy but we still managed to see a nice sunrise. After reading … Continue reading

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A visit to the beautiful Alhambra Palace and Gardens

We originally made plans to take a tour of Malaga city but so many people we talked to said not to miss the Alhambra palace that we exchanged our tickets to take the Alhambra & Gardens tour.  By the time … Continue reading

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Slowly cruising along Spanish coastline to Malaga

Right about now, I was feeling a little like Bill Murray in the movie Groundhog Day. Bill’s character relives a day over and over again. The start of each new leg of our tour starts all over again with the … Continue reading

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A dreamy day at sea

The sky was dark when I stepped out onto the balcony but, before long I was treated to a beautiful sunrise. I watched as the sun made its way high into the sky and thought: What a beautiful way to … Continue reading

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Heart stopping roller coaster ride through the streets of Naples

As I mentioned earlier, Randy lived in Naples, Italy as a teenager between the years 1957-59.  One of the goals for this trip was, for Randy, a trip down memory lane to see if some of the places he remembered … Continue reading

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“A delightful day spent in Civitavecchia”

Today we docked at the port city of Civitavecchia, Italy.  Civitavecchia is the port city for Rome and only a 90-minute bus ride away. We had been here just a week ago and took the bus trip to Rome and … Continue reading

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