If you are in your fifties or beyond, no one could blame you for thinking that your best summers are behind you. That’s what I thought — until this summer. At age 55, I am having what just may be the best summer of my life. It did not come easy. I spent hours/days planning… [Read More]
I always regret using superlatives in print. They often come back to haunt. Just when you think you’ve experienced the best, something that tops it comes along. Today, Silver Spirit showed us a few things that were worthy of superlatives. From around 8:30 a.m. until about 10 a.m., we cruised Europe’s most southerly fjord (a… [Read More]
We are midway into an incredible journey on Silver Spirit from Piraeus (Athens), Greece to Venice, Italy. Today, we visited Corfu, Greece, where we trekked to the top of the Old Fortress for magnificent views of the town, Silver Spirit in the distance and the mountainous coast of Albania. Check out the photos here. Yesterday, one… [Read More]
From July 10 through July 19, Silversea Cruises’ Silver Spirit will sail from Pireaus (the port for Athens) across the Aegean Sea and up the Adriatic all the way to Venice. I’ll be on board the ultra-luxury vessel, and I invite you to cruise along with me, virtually. You’re going to get to know a luxury… [Read More]
Seabourn Odyssey calls on beautiful Kotor, Montenegro. The passage to Kotor is stunning, as is the old city itself. The seaside Budva was about 30 minutes away by bus.
As seen from Seabourn Odyssey. Posted from my Blackberry.
Photo taken at 7 a.m. Posted from my Blackberry.