S: Mediterranean Disney Cruise 2010
BC: Disney Cruise... Wish we were there...
FC: Mediterranean Cruise on the Disney Magic May 12 - 28, 2010
1: Mediterranean Disney Cruise May 2010 | Our walking tour of Barcelona to view the Gaudi architecture was the only day it rained. | After the all night flight from Newark to Barcelona, everyone was pooped!
2: Gaudi's architecture was, well, gaudy.
3: This cathedral is fascinating although quite bizarre. They anticipate that it will be complete by 2030. | La Sagrada Familia, Gaudi's unfinished cathedral in Barcelona
5: Time to board the Disney Magic!
6: Barcelona, Malta, Tunisia, Naples, Rome, Florence, and Cannes | the Disney Magic
7: We're going on an adventure of a lifetime! Wish you were here!
8: The Port of Malta
10: Inside the Palace of the Grand Masters. | 400 year old grandfather clock
11: Here we are in Malta visiting the Knights of Malta and the co-cathedral of St. John. Wish you were here! | The floors are all inlaid marble | The palace of the Grand Masters of the Knights of Malta is now the home of the Maltese parliament | Magnificent
12: Co-cathedral of St. John | This was the church of the Knights of Malta | You can't even begin to imagine the majesty of this place until you see it with your own eyes.
14: Tunis, Tunisia (Africa)
15: We were disappointed not to be able to make pottery in Tunisia but Kristine, Kevin and Jason enjoyed a tour while Robert stayed on the ship
16: Sorrento Italy
17: Sorrento was our first stop in Italy. We enjoyed walking around old Sorrento before heading to a farm for lunch and then to the ruins of Pompeii.
18: Lunch at the farm | Le Colline di Sorrento | Delish!
19: The farm | Having lunch on a farm in Sorrento. Italy is AWESOME! Wish you were here | Making mozzarella
20: Pompeii was buried by Mt. Vesuvius in 79 AD | Pompeii | The ruins of Pompeii
21: A recovered mural
22: Beware of the Dog | Images of Pompeii
26: Bronze doors on the Baptistry at Il Duomo | Beautiful statues | Florence, Italy | Florence was one of our favorite cities. The street waffle in front of the Duomo was awesome! The pizza, however? Not so much.
27: Santa Croce church, eating pizza, Il Duomo, the Ponte Vecchio Bridge, gelato, and the statue of David!
28: The Leaning Tower of Pisa
29: The tower is falling on Robert! | Good thing we were there to hold up the tower. Yeah, it's goofy but who cares?
31: Port of Ajaccio, Corsica
32: Villefrance, France is the port for Monte Carlo, Nice, and Cannes | Nice, Cannes, and St. Paul | Home of Nutella Crepes!
33: Port of Ajaccio, Corsica
34: Jason and Minnie share a hug | Jason and Robert with Pluto | Disney Cruises ROCK!
35: Did I mention we were on a Disney Cruise?
36: Houston or BUST | This was a wonderful vacation with great memories, great friends and great fun