BS & M 2nd Half

New York, USA

Back in the USA. In New York we passed through customs and then walked up to Broadway and enjoyed the city. Upon leaving we passed the Statue of Liberty.         Statue of Liberty Staten Island Ferry New York skyline New York skyline New York skyline New York...

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Hamilton, Bermuda

After 4 days at sea we arrived in Hamilton, Bermuda. Here we bought a day transit ticket which is good for buses and ferries. We took the bus to the Royal Naval Dockyard. After exploring the area we took a ferry back to Hamilton.       Leaving via The Great Sound Leaving via The Great Sound Front Street, Hamilton Ferry to Hamilton Royal Naval Dockyard Royal Naval Dockyard Royal Naval Dockyard Royal Naval Dockyard Pink public bus Docked in...

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Ponta Delgada, Azores

Ponta Delgada is located on the island of Sao Miguel.  Our tour took us to Furnas Valley & Hot Springs. We traveled to the north side of the island where we overlooked the rugged coast. We then went to the only tea plantation & factory in Europe. After leaving the plantation we drove to Furnas Valley, where there is many hot springs. Our lunch was cooked underground using geo-thermal energy. After lunch we drove to Vila Franca the original capital of Sao Miguel.   Vila Franca Fishermen’s chapel Vila Franca Vila Franca Church Vila Franca Church Vila Franca Church At Lagoa...

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Lisbon, Portugal

We arrived in the port of Lisbon as the sun was rising. Our ship docked opposite the Cristo Rei (A statue similar to the one in Rio) and under the “April 25th Bridge”. Our tour today started with a short tour of Lisbon and along the river to the town of Cascais. From there we headed inland to Sintra. After lunch we went back to Belem on the outskirts of Lisbon to view Jeronimos Monastery and the Tower of Belem.     Belem Tower Jeronimos Monastery – Tomb of Vasco de Gama Jeronimos Monastery Jeronimos Monastery Jeronimos Monastery Jeronimos Monastery Sintra Sintra...

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Cadiz (Seville), Spain

Cadiz was the port stop for our adventure in Seville. After an hour and a half ride to Seville, we walked the old part of the city visiting The Cathedral, The Alcazar (Palace) and the old Jewish Quarter. On the way home drove around viewing the pavilions built for the 1929 exposition as well as the Torre del Oro (Bull ring).     Torre del Oro Spain pavilion (1929 expo) Spain pavilion (1929 expo) Jewish Quarter Jewish Quarter Alcazar Alcazar Alcazar Alcazar Alcazar Alcazar Alcazar Cathedral of Seville – Columbus tomb Cathedral of Seville Cathedral of Seville Cathedral of...

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Valletta, Malta

When we arrived in Malta it was a rainy day. We went to the other side of the harbor to Vittoriosa, where we saw the Church and the Inquisitor’s Palace.         Street in Vittoriosa Inquisitor’s Palace Inquisitor’s Palace Vittoriosa Church Vittoriosa Church Vittoriosa Church Dghajsa (Maltese Boat) Vittoriosa...

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