The beautiful island of Sardinia has picture perfect beaches surrounded by beautiful topography and foilage. The island does not receive the attention that many of the Greek islands in the Mediterranean do but that is not a problem for many of the Italians that visit. They would rather keep it a secret and have vacation memories that are belissima ones.
Malta is one of those travel destinations that, for many that don't have access from Europe, registers at the top of the list for places to visit. Cruises, many UNESCO World Hertiage sites and investments in tourism have made it a popular destination with thousands unloading from ships daily in the port of Valletta. Our image gallery below from a visit to the island in 2018 provides over 30 amazing reasons why it should be included on your list.
What is in your photography camera bag this time is a question I get from my travel companion every trip. Our next trip is on the Carnival Horizon inaugural cruise through the Mediterranean with 13 days at sea including 9 ports of call. So what gear should we put in our bag for the trip? My companion(spouse) is already packed with her Iphone 7plus but she expects me to bring back lots of great shots and video for the SomedayTrips website.
Travel in 2018 will greet cruise lovers with a new ship appearing on the horizon. Carnival Cruise Line's newest ship, Carnival Horizon, will launch with a sailing in the Mediterranean in April 2018. Traveling from its port of construction in Italy to Barcelona, Spain, it start its maiden 13-day Europe sail visiting popular cruise stops in the Mediterranean, including Florence and Pisa, Rome, Naples (Capri), Dubrovnik, Corfu, Sicily, Malta and Sardinia. A few other shorter Mediterranean cruises follow before making a transatlantic trip to its home port in Miami. So what is new on this cruise ship from the cruise line that makes fun their slogan for cruise travelers? Let's explore some of the new features and take a few minutes to watch the preview video.