We have just uploaded the first of our Gallery Pictures from our most recent cruise, a Trans-Atlantic from Civitavecchia/Rome. This very popular cruise port, may serve as either your embarkation or debarkation port for your next Mediterranean cruise. Many people like to combine their cruise vacation with a few days in Rome. … [Continue Reading]
Rome is a fantastic city with so much art, history, architecture, and culture that I feel sorry for many cruisers who come here just as cruise ship passengers and only have a day or two to see the city. Because the city is so vast and so far from the port area of Civitivecchia,… [Continue Reading]
Unless you are doing back to back Trans Atlantic cruises, you obviously have to fly over the Atlantic to get to or return from your cruise. Fortunately, the worst part of that experience with which we had to deal was jet lag and airplane food.
Our long flight across the Atlantic… [Continue Reading]
We are taking a transatlantic cruise originating in Civitavecchia and ending in Ft. Lauderdale. One of the difficult aspects of this cruise is that the itinerary is heavily front loaded with ports and back end loaded with sea days. That creates a scenario where we will have just boarded the ship on Monday,… [Continue Reading]