S: Anniversary Cruise 2012
BC: Created by Paula Wells
FC: Our 25th Anniversary Trip June 8-25, 2012
2: The Pantheon was built in 126 AD as a temple to all pagan gods, and later was used as a church, and is a Catholic Church today. It is still the world's largest unreinforced concrete dome | Royal Pantheon Hotel - rooms were very nice and spacious
4: Carriage Ride | ROME
5: Sightseeing in | ROME | Gelato...Mmm! Good!
6: Vatican City
9: The Colosseum | ROME
10: The Colosseum ROME
11: Rome, Italy
12: Celebrity Silhouette
14: Cruise Day 1 - June 13, 2012
15: The Amalfi Coast - Positano
17: Spectacular View at our lunch stop!
18: Sorrento, Italy
19: Pompeii, Italy | At the Cameo Factory -This man creates a cameo from sea shells | Mount Vesuvius- erupted in 79 AD
23: Cruise Day 2- June 14 Catania, Sicily - Italy Located at the foot ofMt. Etna | Cruise Day 3- June 15 - Day at Sea | Went to a local beach. | View of Sicily from the ship
24: On June 14, 1987 John Wells and Paula Berridge were united in marriage by Mr. Richard Pinelli, Pastor of KC East Church Best Man - Michael Wells (Brother of the Groom) Groomsmen - Allen and Eric Berridge Matron of Honor - Judy (Gower ) Wynaught Flower Girl - Niki Schwartz(Niece of the Bride)
25: Happy 25th Anniversary! | June 14, 2012
26: Our Family 2012
27: Michael, Yiota, and the Girls drove to Athens to spend the day with us | Cruise Day 4 - June 16 Athens, Greece
28: Sitting on top of Mars Hill | The Acropolis
29: Athens, Greece
30: Cruise Day 5 -June 17 - Mykonos, Greece Port Closed Due to Weather - Sea Day | Cruise Day 6 - June 18 - Ephesus, Turkey
32: Ephesus, Turkey
33: Ephesus, Turkey
34: Cruise Day 7 - June 19 Rhodes, Italy
35: Rhodes - Our Favorite island
36: Rented a car and drove around the island to a beach... | Rhodes, Italy
37: Day 8 - June 20 Santorini, Greece We had to tender to this port. The city is built on top of cliffs with 2 modes of transportation - cable car and donkey...
38: Santorini | We chose the donkey...
39: Did the catastrophic volcanic eruption in 1600 BC destroy Crete's ancient Minoan civilization, and give birth to the myth of the Lost City of Atlantis? In 1967, archaeologists unearthed a civilization from the Bronze Age, that may have been home to as many as 30,000 people. Whether the City of Atlantis is rooted in myth or reality, the fact remains the eruption created a caldera - one of the most dramatic land and seascapes in the Mediterranean...
40: Yachts like this everywhere | Black Sand Beach | Santorini
41: Cruise Day 9 - June 21 Chania, Crete, Greece
42: Cruise Day 10 Day at Sea On the way to Venice | Parked in Venice, Italy
43: Cruise Day 11 -12 June 23 Venice, Italy | St. Mark's Square
45: St. Mark's Basilica Venice
46: Water Taxi
47: Venice in the Evening | Dinner Table Friends from the UK
48: Gondola Ride - Venice
49: Venice, Italy
50: A London Subway Store
51: After the cruise, we flew from Venice to London | Took the train from Heathrow to London - Paddington Station | My favorite store was closed on Sunday...
52: Celebrity Cruise 12 Night Eastern Mediterranean & Greek Isles