After cruising for the last 21 days from Miami, Florida it was time to take a break and wait for the next cruise in about 6 days from now. I had booked a nice little 1 bedroom apartment via Airbnb in the convenient neighborhood of Cais de Sodre below Barrio Alto. It was important for … More Lisbon, Portugal-My Top 10 Things to Do!
After spending 6 wonderful days in Lisbon, Portugal it was time to move on and I had arranged to go back to the Americas via the NLC Sun on a 14-day Southern Atlantic crossing. This ship was repositioning to South America to do cruises for the winter from Buenos Aires, Argentina to Santiago, Chile with … More Transatlantic Crossing Westbound from Lisbon, Portugal to Rio de Janiero, Brazil
My latest cruise from Miami, Florida to Lisbon, Portugal had Gibraltar as one of our port stops and it did not disappoint! From the NCL Sun, I booked a tour called ” A City under Seige” which takes you up to the top of the rock as well as explore some other areas including the … More Gibraltar……the City, the British Territory
I spent the latter part of 2022 cruising and vacationing for about 6 weeks in total and this involved 2 cruises; North Atlantic and Southern Atlantic as well as 6 days in Lisbon, Portugal. Obviously, this would be a huge blog, so I will break it up into sections and do separate blogs of my … More Transatlantic Eastbound Cruising from Miami to Lisbon!
Looking forward to this cruise since last year when I booked the brand new Norwegian Cruise Line Prima! Due to delays at the shipyard, the ship was delayed and subsequently canceled cruises in August of 2022, but luckily we ended up being on the inaugural paid cruise from Amsterdam, Netherlands to Copenhagen, Denmark. After 3 … More NCL Prima Cruise in the Baltic 2022
It was my 4th visit to Venice, Italy in my life and I am always amazed at the Wonderfulness of this city! Wonderfulness is that a word? But it is so magical to walk around the alleys, bridges, and waterways, making Venice so unique and wonderful! I never tire of seeing it and there is … More Venice, Italy in 2022
I had the opportunity to take a last minute cruise to Alaska with NCL because of some Future Cruise Credits from previous cancellations and I was also looking to get to the next level of their Latitudes Rewards program. I found decent Airfare via Aeromexico and their partner Delta Airlines in Business Class to Seattle … More NCL Sun Cruise to Alaska 2022 with a Surprise Ending!
Just so happens that I get a chance to fly both airlines within about a month of each other, so I thought I would go ahead and make a comparison for Business Class travelers. When given a choice, why not get the best experience possible? I will start with American Airlines as I flew them … More Business Class Flights American vs. Delta Airlines
Back on the road again very quickly, I am heading to Venice (Trieste), Italy for another transatlantic flight. This time I am flying on Aeromexico from Puerto Vallarta to Mexico City to Amsterdam and finally to Venice, Italy. It is a long trip lasting about 20 hours with the layovers in between, so of course … More Aeromexico in Business Class to Europe
Always on the look out for the best Business Class options to fly nowadays, has put me on American Airlines from Puerto Vallarta, Mexico to Athens, Greece for a reasonable price of about $2400USD roundtrip, although, it was in Business Class one way and then Premium Economy on the return. I could always wait list … More American Airlines Business Class to Europe