Around the World in Review, Leg 14: Argentina, Uruguay, Tiera del Fuego, and Antarctica
Around the World in Review, Leg 06: Greece, Balkan States, Italy, and Mediterranean Cruise
Around the World in Review, Leg 03: Morocco, Tunisia, Central Europe, and Scandinavia
The South Shetland Islands were our first Antarctic adventure off the ship, and we took off our clothes for an up close exploration of this icy destination.
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Picture it. Sicily.
A postcard from our 44th and final European country for this trip!
A 10-day cruise was a fun and relaxing way to see several new Mediterranean destinations, including Malta, Crete, and Sicily, while getting to sleep in the same bed every night.
We'd been traveling in Europe since June, and the prices were eating our budget alive. We knew this would be one of the most expensive legs of our year-long journey, but $15 beers and gas prices as high as $7.73 …
We arrived from Cairo in Aswan at the Corniche el Nile, essentially a concrete platform stretching down the riverbank where several cruise ships waited at their moorings alongside smaller sailing craft and brightly painted river ferries. Our ship was the …