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View of Cochem Germany from the Cochem Castle

Cochem Germany

When we arrived in Cochem, there were probably 1,000 bikers in town, plus a compliment of other tourists from tour companies, boat excursions, and...
Allure of the Seas

Royal Caribbean Allure of the Seas

We’re in the Caribbean aboard the Royal Caribbean Allure of the Seas. This is the biggest ship we’ve sailed, and probably the largest cruise...

Caribbean Princess

Last week we made a quick five day Caribbean cruise on the Princess's "Caribbean Princess". We left Fort Lauderdale on Saturday, November 29th and...

Barcelona in a Day

Not long ago, we had the fortunate occasion to spend the day in Barcelona, Spain. We were traveling from Orlando, Florida and catching a...

Oregon Coast – Brookings to Bandon

It's a rare place where you can find brutal power of nature on an unforgiving rampage, where the colors are vivid and alive with...

Stockholm, Sweden

It’s really unfair to judge a place by one day’s worth of sightseeing, especially from a controlled tour bus from a cruise ship. But...

Helsinki Finland

Those of you who know us might know that we're not city folk in general. We'll go to a city and spend time occasionally,...

Tallinn, Estonia For Just a Day

When cruising, there are places you visit that you're glad you're on a cruise and only have to spend one day seeing. It's either...