Carrie Finley Bajak

Port Buzz: Dubrovnik, Croatia

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Silversea’s Silver Spirit calls on Dubrovnik Today Silver Spirit called on Dubrovnik, which is a Croatian city on the Adriatic Sea, in the region of Dalmatia (like the cute dog).  Cruise visitors calling on Dubrovnik, Croatia will have lots to explore. Walking around the pedestrian-friendly streets exploring the medieval town can easily keep cruise guests occupied for hours or you […]

Port Buzz: Kotor, Montenegro

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Silversea’s Silver Spirit calls on Kotor, Montenegro A fun day in the sun. After a picturesque sail through Kotor Bay, Silver Spirit arrived at her prime city center berthing station just steps from Kotor’s medieval Stari Grad (Old Town), which is a UNESCO World Heritage site. The ship got cleared quickly and guests set off for a full day of […]

Port Buzz: Corfu, Greece for cruise visitors.

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Kerkyra (Corfu) in a day via Silversea Cruises Discover what to do in a day while visiting this UNESCO World Heritage site. Silver Spirit called on the island of today during our 7-day cruise that began in Athens a few days ago (read about the journey thus far, click here).     Corfu is the northernmost of the major Ionian […]

Katakolon Sunset in Greece.

Port Buzz: Katakolon, Greece via Silversea Cruises

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Silver Spirit calls on Katakolon, Greece The gateway to ancient Greece and Olympia: the birthplace of the Olympics. Silversea Cruises’ Silver Spirit arrived to Katakolon, Greece today around noon. The port  is situated on a headland overlooking the Ionian Sea on the west side of the Peloponnese peninsula. The main draw for cruise ships calling on the region is Olympia, […]

Port Buzz: Athens, Greece

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Port Buzz: Athens, Greece Find out what cruise passengers can do in this bustling city before or after their cruise. Having survived a rather long flight from LAX, I arrived to Athens, Greece. As soon as I gathered my bag, I met my Silversea ground representative who transferred me to the Athenaeum InterContinental Athens which is one of two pre-cruise hotels offered […]

The journey begins : Silversea Cruises Voyage 5424

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Piraeus (Athens), Greece to Venice, Italy on Silver Spirit Get inspired – Ship to shore articles from Silversea Athens to Venice voyage Port Buzz: Dubrovnik, Croatia Port Buzz: Kotor, Montenegro Port Buzz: Corfu, Greece for cruise visitors. Port Buzz: Katakolon, Greece via Silversea Cruises Port Buzz: Athens, Greece The journey begins : Silversea Cruises Voyage 5424 Silversea Cruises new Travel […]

Silversea Cruises new Travel Journal

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Silversea Cruises new all-in-one Travel Journal I was not expecting the new document package from Silversea Cruises for my upcoming voyage on Silver Spirit (see the highlights here). The Travel Journal that arrived in a thinner version of their signature gray box with Silverseas’s foil-stamped logo took me by surprise. There are a couple reasons for my excitement. The arrival […]

At your service: Silversea Cruises ‘My Silversea’ portal

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Getting ready to sail: New My Silversea portal allows me to pre-book in advance One thing that passengers and travel agents can do prior to boarding a Silversea cruise is to visit the newly enhanced My Silversea portal. In January 2014, the ulta-luxury cruise line made major enhancements to the system that added the ability for booked guests to make […]