Photographic impressions from our travels…
Iceland sits squarely on a rift in the Earth’s crust. In the middle of the island the rift is exposed and as it pulls apart it actually creates new land.
Because of Icelands location on the rift in the Earth’s crust it has a number of thermal fields with erupting geysers, warm springs and ponds and the ever present possibility of volcanic eruptions.
Iceland is a place of stark beauty with snow covered mountains, thermal fields with erupting geysers and moving water everywhere.
Officially the Greek island of Thera Popularly Referred To As Santorini Cruise ships visiting Santorini will usually anchor out and tender in to the Old Port area. The anchorage is actually the caldera of an ancient volcano and the steep cliffs ringing the lagoon are what remains of the island after the massive explosion. AboutContinue reading “Cruise Port Santorini Greece”
Above: A Holland America ship enters a lock on the left while a dry cargo ship gets ready to enter the lock on the right and a tanker exits the locks heading west. The best way to experience the canal is on a cruise ship. Generally these cruises start from major cruise ports of Miami,Continue reading “Cruising Through The Panama Canal”