Photographic impressions from our travels…
To the Southeast of the Greek mainland are the Greek islands of the Aegean that include Crete, Santorini, Mykonos, Rhodes and Cyprus. To call the Greek Isles magical is not an overstatement.
Greece, while very much a part of mainland Europe, is actually more a country of islands. While a large land area in Southern Greece is attached to the mainland by a narrow isthmus, the area is characterized as associated with the Saranoc Islands that stretch up to the Ionian island of Corfu to the Northwest.
Crystal clear azure seas, a near perfect climate combined with historic sites and remarkably friendly people, just magical!
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”