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Visit the unique Casa Mila in Barcelona
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Sunrise on the cliffs
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Rooftop image of a Christmas Market
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Top River Cruise Destinations
Now that you are convinced that your next trip MUST be a river cruise, the difficult decision of deciding "where to?" is upon you.  Adventure Life offers river cruising in some …
Adventure cruising goes luxury
Small ship adventure cruising is not a new way to travel.  However, it has often been characterized by rugged, expedition-style vessels.  Upscale ships, such as Le Soleal, reflect a shift …
River Cruising Has Our Attention
A cruise does not have to be a 2,000 passenger ship that spends the majority of its journeys in the middle of the ocean.  It does not necessary mean cheesy shows, ice sculptures on the buffet, …
Romance Around the World
Love is all around us.  Or perhaps it is more truthful to say that boxes of chocolate, heart-shaped balloons, sappy cards, and battles for restaurant reservations are all around us.  The …
Bonjour la France!
France, whose official name is Republique Francaise (the French Republic), is the most visited country in the world, and during a cruise to France you will see why. Aside from its beautiful …
Discover the Beauty of Greece!
Located in Southern Europe and situated on the southern end of the Balkan Peninsula, mainland Greece and the Greek Isles encompass an area of 131,940 square kilometers, which is comparable to the …
Beautiful Portugal
Situated at the crossroads of Europe, Africa and the Americas, Portugal benefits from fortunate diplomatic, economic and commercial relations worldwide. Portugal is located on the western side of the …
Cruise Serbia & Montenegro
Set in the southern Mediterranean, Montenegro has been called the “Hidden Pearl of the Mediterranean.” The reasons are simple and plentiful: From miles of clean white sand beaches on the coast to …
The Treasures of Ukraine Travel
Join Ukrainian families as they start dinner with a toast to good health and eat simple courses of food until they can’t physically take another bite. After the rainy season, venture with them …
Cruising Europe Christmas Markets
Nothing says Christmas in Europe quite like a Christmas markets cruise. Seemingly overnight, magical towns of wood, cloth and dazzling colors pop up in town squares across Europe. The air is filled …
Cruise the Splendor of the Azores Archipelago
In the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Europe, 900 miles west of Portugal, are nine garden-like islands that make up the Azores archipelago. These majestic islands span over 350 miles, and are on the …
Enjoy a Cruise to the Canary Islands!
Today the Canary Islands are a popular travel destination, but in the past the Canary Archipelago has served as an important provision stop for Spanish ships sailing between Spain, Africa and the New …
The Inviting Malta Islands
Malta, Europe’s fourth southernmost country, offers its visitors a spectacular setting, just south of Sicily in the sparkling waters of the Mediterranean Sea. Malta is an archipelago of five …
Discover the Beauty of a Slovenia Cruise
Slovenia has only enjoyed independence since 1991, but in the intervening years this small central European country has made great strides towards developing a strong economy and stable government. …
The Uniqueness of a Croatia Cruise
Croatia travel stands out with its diverse mainland, extensive archipelago, and crystal clear, blue seas. Croatia extends from the furthest eastern edges of the Alps in the northwest to the Pannonian …
European Cruise: When to Go?
Northern Europe Cruise As in North America, the optimal time for cruising northern Europe is the extended summer months of May through September. The weather is warm, becoming hot in July and …
Meet Italy!
Italy is a European country, formally known as the Italian Republic. The boot-shaped peninsula has an area of 301,230 square kilometers and a population of 57.99 million. Rome is the capital of …
Europe Cruise River Options
Europe River cruises have the advantage of allowing easy travel through multiple countries, without the stress involved in road trips or the difficulties of catching trains. The best river cruises …
Holidays Traditions Around the Globe
Have you ever wondered what other cultures are doing while we are decorating cookies, hanging ornaments on trees, and writing to Santa?  Here are a few interesting holiday traditions in …

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