CroisiEurope MS Miguel Torga Cruise Ship Review

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Discover CroisiEurope Abstract: Discover what cruising on CroisiEurope is about. A cruise line and ship review of MS Miguel Torga that offers 6-to-8-day cruises through the Douro Valley. About the cruise line CroisiEurope is a family-owned company that has been in operation since 1976.  International travelers will like the laid-back vibe, which I found refreshing as a North American cruiser. […]

CroisiEurope ms Miguel Torga Inauguration

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CroisiEurope ms Miguel Torga sails the Douro I will be reporting live from Porto, Portugal to share news about the inauguration of CrosisEurope’s new ms Miguel Torga. The MS Miguel Torga cruises on the Douro, a major river of the Iberian Peninsula that crosses northern-central Spain and Portugal to its outlet at Porto. Porto is a coastal city in northwest […]

Top Five Reasons to Cruise to Europe

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Top Five Reasons to Cruise Europe There are more than five reasons to choose Europe as a cruise destination. But our friends at Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA, the world’s largest cruise industry trade association) suggests the following five reasons to cruise Europe. Affordable Airfare: Travelers looking for the best value are in luck as the fall season typically lends itself to […]

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The Cats of Kotor, Montenegro

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Why are there so many cats in Kotor? It will not take visitors to Kotor, Montenegro to notice the many cats roaming the streets of the walled city situated on the Bay of Kotor. The cats have their own museum dedicated to them and a lot of doting residents who live side-by-side with these animals. While walking around the Old City […]

Kotor Fortress Hike via Azamara Club Cruises

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Kotor’s Old Town Walls and Fortress Hike Azamara Journey in Kotor Places of interest when calling on Kotor, Montenegro include many attractions like the Old Town Walls that cruise visitors can climb for a nominal fee. When we visited on Azamara Journey, Hotel Director Heike and Cruise Director Eric invited interested guests on a hike up to the top of […]

Best of Greek Food via Azamara

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Good Eats on Azamara Club Cruises in Greece There is no shortage of great food to be had in Greece. If you judge a country by the quality of its food then Greece would get the highest marks, in my book. Ingredients are fresh, locally sourced and simple but the tastes are amazing. My favorite dish is the Greek Salad but […]

Layover: Athens, Greece

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In transit to Azamara Club Cruises Pre-cruise discovery of Athens, Greece. Discover what a cruise passenger can do in Athens, Greece before boarding Azamara. What can a cruise passenger do with limited time in Athens, Greece? We arrived to our final destination: Athens, Greece a day in advance before boarding Azamara Journey for a 10-day cruise around the Greek Isles […]

Top 6 ways to explore West Sweden and Gothenburg

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Port Buzz: Cruise tips for those visiting West Sweden and Gothenburg There are a couple cruise options for visitors calling on Gothenburg, Sweden, which is Sweden’s second largest city – and the largest port in Scandinavia. The first option is a port of call from cruise lines like Princess Cruises on their Baltic and Scandinavian cruise itineraries, or a person could visit […]