Monthly Archives: November 2015

Azamara Cruise – Adriatic Sea

Imagine a cruise ship without the crowds… We had never heard of Azamara, but took a chance and a trip to Italy to experience this smaller, elite cruise line – having read that they actually refurbish old cruise ships and down size the passenger capacity. More deck chairs and dance floor space … sailing the Adriatic Sea from Venice to …

Evora Portugal Travel Tips

Portugal’s Evora, in the heart of Portugal and the Alentejo region, spans 2000 years of history with monuments to prove each occupation, from Romans to 16th century aqueducts, medieval churches laden with Brazilian gold, and houses glazed with traditional Portugese blue tiles. Stay at Evora’s small, intown Casa do Escritor (house of the writer) perfect for this travel writer, witha …

Venice Italy Top Travel Tips

VENICE…Everyone must visit Venice Italy in their lifetime, while exploring the Italian coast or before embarking on an Adriatic cruise. This amazing aqueduct city has inspired artists, architects, and musicians for centuries. Venice is in northeastern Italy, above the captivating city of Florence, on the coast. Venice is actually comprised of 118 small islands connected by canals and bridges. The …