The Danube

We loved the awesome afternoon river cruise down the most scenic portion of The Danube. A must experience if you go to Austria. So many castles and quaint villages to see.

We Need a Pet-Friendly Cruise!

We take our little Yorkie, Frodo, with us as much as we can. We have yet to try the airline ordeal, but it is just a matter of time, when we will need to do that. I found this great article on the NY Times website that helped me so much. I have a lot […]

Viking Ships go “Green” – Join Us Aboard the Viking Legend “Green Ship”

Viking Legend is a “green” ship, with hybrid diesel-electric engines producing 20% fewer emissions and reduced noise/vibration.

Rhodes, home of the Colossus one of the 7 Wonder of the Ancient World.

Rhodes formerly Rhodos or Rodos dates back to 4000BC and was the location of one of the Seven Wonders of the World. The Colossus of Rhodes, a giant bronze statue of then Rhodian sun god Helios. It was documented to be standing in the harbour. In 226BC the statute was destroyed by an earthquake. No […]

Santorini Island

Santorini Island is essentially what remains after an enormous volcanic explosion that destroyed the earliest settlements, on a formerly single island, and created the current geological caldera. It is the site of one of the largest volcanic eruptions in recorded history: the Minoan eruption (sometimes called the Thera eruption), which occurred some 3600 years ago […]