The third and last Island visited during the cruise and the only time we had rain…. See the YouTube Video 0r many of the other videos available.
Lifou, was the second island we visited during our Carnival Cruise to the Pacific Islands. I found the following YouTube Video about Lifou where the photographer filmed some of the the extraordinary things we experienced but did not film. Hierdie is nou ‘n man wat nie omgekoop kan word nie, hy mag net ‘n sekere […]
Noumea is the capital of New Caledonia, and therefore there are more industrial activity on this Island than on the others but it’s still a nice to get of the boat and take a wander, Experience life in a different environment . I found this YouTube Video of Noumea, which might be worthwhile watching if you […]
As part of the December 2013 family holiday we decided on a cruise to the Pacific Islands. We were joined by family and friends on the Luxurious Carnival Spirit cruise ship. The Islands we visited during this cruise was: Noumea Lifou Isle of Pines
On our first visit to Singapore, we did the free bus tour through Changi, thanks to Singapore Airlines. Although it was only a stop over between Barcelona and Brisbane, and it rained on the day, we had to make the most of our time. I would have liked to spend more time exploring the city, […]
Barcelona, in Spain, is a very different and interesting city to visit. The architecture is something to experience, definitly not something I have seen anywhere else, it unique…it is Barcelona.
Although Porto is a old and poor area of Portugal, the poeple there was very friendly and energetic. Kids were playing soccer while the adults cooked steak on the BBQ.
Posibly the most unexpected jewel, on this cruise was undoubtedly Dubrovnik in Croacia. There is always that one place on every trip that you wish you had more time to explore and Dubrovnik was that place for me. On the other hand, it gives me good enough excuse to re-visit it.
Piraeus, the port that provide cruise ships access to Athens. Athens was an experience that is very difficult to explain in words, chaos is putting it mildly, everyone is doing as he or she pleases and no law get’s enforced. Police is blocking off a road due to riots but people on their motorbikes just […]
We visited Mykonos at night to experience the nightlife of the Island however I believe it would have been much more valuable to experience it during the day as well duo to the fact that we missed out on the authentic views this beautiful island have to offer. Although Mykonos is a beautiful place, I […]
Beautiful Santorini, with its white-washed buildings and the blue sea is the Greece of holiday brochures and sunsets here are reputed to be the best in the world! We took a tender boat from the ship to the port where we had a choice between a Gondola or a donkey ride. The line to get […]
Katakolon is a small holiday port town in Ilia, western Greece, known as the ‘gateway to Olympia’. Katakolon lies just east, 35km or 45 min by bus, of the ancient city of Olympia, the birthplace of the famous Games. This is a destination that will let you go away with a greater understanding of the […]
A beautiful Italian city where the english speaking locals are rare and tourist information offices closed but that did not stop the girls from having a great shopping experience. This was the city where we saw our first vehicle accident.
Wow, What an experience. Our cruise in the Mediterranean departed in Venice and our first stop was Bari, towards the south of Italy. A typical Italian city where the english speaking locals are rare and tourist information offices closed but that did not stop the girls from having a great shopping experience. The other ports […]
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What we have to go through, to keep ourselves busy.... Life is tough.