2009 Mediterranean & Black Sea Voyage

Cathedral of the Assumption

On March 11, 2009 we embarked on the ms Prinsendam on a 52 day cruise to the Mediterranean Sea and the Black Sea. This cruise covered 25 Ports, to 14 Countries in 50 days. We traveled a total distance of 14,328 nautical miles or 16,477 statute miles.




First Half

The first half of our voyage took us to St. Barts, St. Lucia, Tenerife & Lanzarote (Canary Islands), Gibraltar, Cartagena & Barcelona (Spain), Marseille (France), Monaco, Livorno (Italy), Civitavecchia (Italy), Naples (Italy) and Athens (Greece).


Second Half

The second half of the voyage included Istanbul (Turkey), Varna (Bulgaria), Sevastopol (Ukraine), Kusadasi (Turkey), Santorini (Greece), Valletta (Malta), Seville (Spain), Lisbon (Portugal), Ponta Delgada (Azores), Hamilton (Bermuda) and New York (United States).