Join me as I explore Sorrento, Capri and the beautiful Amalfi Coast as well as the ancient cities of Pompeii and Herculaneum.
On shore excursions from Naples, drive along the stunning Amalfi Coast, an item on UNESCO’s World Heritage List since 1997, explore the ruins of Herculaneum and Pompeii, or soak up the sun in Sorrento.
Gail Jessen, Live Voyage Reports I stepped onto my veranda as a purple sunrise crawled up Mount Vesuvius. The Noordam floated slowly toward her dock in Naples. A single fishing boat labored in still water, clear as glass. It was a scene whose calm betrayed the gritty hustle that would soon roar to life. Naples… [Read More]
During the next six weeks, I’ll be traveling from Marseille to Istanbul (and points between) with Vancouver-based videographer Chris Stanley. We’re on the road to create a new travel show featuring ten “aspirational” ports. By aspirational, I mean that these ports are where you want to drop anchor — if you haven’t already. Cruises frequent these… [Read More]
On a beautiful morning in the Mediterranean, Silver Spirit is making her way toward Sorrento and the enchanted island of Capri. Exceptionally beautiful and peaceful from a distance, Capri can be extremely crowded and chaotic up close. To beat the crowds and make the most of your day in Capri, choose an exclusive tour. “If we… [Read More]
On Friday, Silver Spirit spent the day anchored off the coast of Sorrento,where passengers dispatched themselves to see the ruins of Pompeii, tour the coast of Amalfi or do as we did, sip cappuccino in Capri. See Avid Cruiser photo journal A Silversea Day In Capri.