Archive for May, 2019

May 26, 2019

Heraklion, Crete

Saturday, May 25th, day six of our cruise, offered another free half day excursion to see the ruins of the Knossos Place and the Archaeological Museum.  Neither of us wanted to spend hours traipsing through more ruins.  We make have overdone it in Pompeii last May ? Instead we chose to walk into Heraklion from […]


May 25, 2019

5th day of the cruise mostly about eating

We decided to take a day off and just do what we wanted which involved reading and playing Colin’s wee guitar.  It was sunny and the view of Santorini off our balcony was pleasing so we just enjoyed our very comfortable suite.  With four places to sit inside and two outside we were able to […]


May 24, 2019

Santorini and Day 4 of our Greek Islands cruise

****Somehow in doing my copy/paste I lost the first 3 -5 paragraphs, once I pasted it, I deleted in error my draft and when I went to work with it to add the photos, they were gone.  I am going to try and recreate them but I likely won’t be able to as it had […]


May 23, 2019

Third day of the cruise & what turned out to be the best birthday ever

Today is Wednesday, May 22nd but you are likely reading this on Thursday, May 23rd.  A year ago today we were in Rome and specifically at the Vatican when I turned 65, something I will never forget.  So today I turn 66 and won’t forget that we left Mykonos early this morning and make a […]


May 22, 2019

Mykonos, our first port

I can’t believe that we left home only a week ago, we have done and seen so much.  Another five weeks to go. We docked at the new Mykonos port at 8AM and were there until we sailed the next morning at 7AM.  It was overcast with a bit of drizzle, later in the day […]


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