Cadiz: A Lazy Walk Through Town

Not long ago we spent a morning walking through Cadiz, Spain. We were in port aboard the Royal Caribbean Freedom of the Seas; one...
Villefranche, France

Villefranche – A Walk Along the Southern France Seaside Town

 Not long ago we stopped in at Villefranche, a little French town along the Mediterranean coast. We were aboard the Royal Caribbean Freedom of...
Freedom of the Seas

Cruising Aboard the Royal Caribbean Freedom of the Seas

Not long ago, we boarded the Royal Caribbean's Freedom of the Seas in Barcelona. We made a seven night tour around the Mediterranean, stopping...
Wagon Wheel Construction

Colonial Williamsburg – A walk into America’s Past

One thing is certain at least for some of us: when you venture into America's past by visiting Colonial Williamsburg, Jamestown, and Yorktown, what...
Front Entrance Destrehan Plantation

Destrehan Plantation, A Louisiana Legacy

Recently, we paid a visit to some of Louisiana's plantation homes along the Mississippi River near New Orleans, and as always, we learned a...
Market Square in Rothenburg

Rothenburg ob der Tauber: A Second look

We were fascinated a couple of years ago when we visited Rothenburg; so much so that we put it on our list of places...
Celebrity Silhouette

First Impressions of the Celebrity Silhouette

It’s always fun to cruise on a new ship, and in a lot of ways, even more fun to cruise on a new cruise...
Beach View at Sandals Grande Antigua

Sandals Grande Antigua Resort and Spa

What’s the difference between a cruise and an all-inclusive resort? That could be a question that has a great deal of importance for some...