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Navigating Those Ports To Get To Your Cruise

So we’ve booked our cruise, the bags are packed and we’ve the trip to the airport. What did we forget? Maybe we need to research how to get to our cruise ship? The easiest choice would be to book transfers to the ship with the cruise line, but it could be we’ll be missing out […]

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Mediterranean Cruise Itineraries

Summer is cruising season in the Mediterranean and the major cruise lines are well established in the market and offer a wide variety of itineraries. There are a number of similarities in most itineraries with the two main embarkation ports being Barcelona and the port for Rome, Civitavecchia. A majority of cruises in the eastern […]

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Spend A Day On Montserrat Mountain

A Fantastic Day Trip From Barcelona Spain A short trip out of Barcelona, Spain is the mountain of Montserrat. It is a area famous for rock climbing, great hiking trails, grand vistas and is a major religious site with an impressive Basilica, monastery and convent. The mountain is also a tourist destination featuring several restaurants […]

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A Day On Montserrat Mountain Spain

An Easy Day Trip From Barcelona A short trip out of Barcelona, Spain is Montserrat. It is a mountain famous for rock climbing, great hiking trails, grand vistas and is a religious site with a Basilica, monastery, convents along with restaurants and two hotels. From Barcelona it is not difficult to plan a trip for […]

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Port of Call Barcelona

One of Europes major cruise ports Barcelona is worth a couple of days spent exploring, sampling the food and visiting the shops. Easy to get around in and very walkable. The Port of Call Barcelona Spain Barcelona is one of the two largest cruise ports in the Mediterranean and is used as an embarkation port […]

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Montserrat Mountain Spain

A Day Trip From Barcelona this mountain attracts hikers and rock climbers from around the world. The mountain is also a religious destination that features restaurants and two hotels

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Cruise Ports of Call Cruising Europe

Port of Call Barcelona

One of Europes major cruise ports Barcelona is worth a couple of days spent exploring, sampling the food and visiting the shops. Easy to get around in and very walkable.

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The Surprising Rise Of Graffiti In Barcelona Tells A Concerning Tale

Barcelona is seeing a rapid rise in graffiti which is a sad commentary on what is happening in this city. The Free Catalonia movement and the Spanish governments reaction may be part of the current cause.

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Cruise Itineraries Cruising Europe

Mediterranean Itineraries

Considering A Mediterranean Cruise Summer is cruising season in the Mediterranean and the major cruise lines are well established in the market and offer a wide variety of itineraries. There are a number of similarities in most itineraries with the two main embarkation ports being Barcelona and the port for Rome, Civitavecchia. Venice, Italy is […]

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Barcelona to Montserrat Mountain

A Day Trip From Barcelona If you are visiting Barcelona, Spain, we would recommend that you save a day for a trip to Montserrat. The mountain is home to great hiking trails, grand vistas along with a Basilica, monastery, convents, restaurants and two hotels. Spending time in Barcelona? Take a day trip to Montserrat Mountain. […]