Venice is a beautiful city and I am lucky for this to be my third visit here. You can’t get sick of this place, there are tiny little alleys and canals and gondolas… Continue reading


Welcome back to Greece! Today we were welcomed to Athens by clear blue skies and 35C temperature. We decided to start our day by heading to the Acropolis. We made it to the… Continue reading


Prior to our arrival in Turkey, we watched a lot of documentaries about the cities we were going to visit. The cruise documentary about Kusadasi was an older one, probably late 90s. We… Continue reading


I woke up today feeling like it was Christmas. I was so giddy for our arrival into Istanbul. Turkey is one of the places I really wanted to visit and couldn’t believe I… Continue reading


Whenever someone mentions the Greek Islands, you instantly imagine paradise, perfect weather, cute white houses on a hillside and clear blue water. All of this is correct in addition to being 100 times… Continue reading

Pompeii & Capri

Naples is famous because they invented pizza! Delicious, heavenly pizza. Pizza in Naples is unfortunately the only thing worth doing there. With this in mind, we set out to Pompeii and roamed about… Continue reading


Our arrival into Civitavecchia, the Port of Rome, meant that we had to catch the local bus to the train station for a ride, which would take a hour. On this bus ride… Continue reading


Firenze, the world-renowned city situated in the Italian region of Tuscany. My second visit to the most populous city in Tuscany and unfortunately again, a rushed experience. Florence is well know for the… Continue reading


Toulon is located in the South of France. The South of France is also referred to as Provence, and looks as enticing as it sounds on paper. The downtown area is quite small,… Continue reading

Norwegian Spirit

Welcome aboard Norwegian Spirit! Norwegian Cruise Lines, despite the name, is operated by an American company. Our ship was manned by 900 crew members from 60 countries from around the world! Taylor and… Continue reading