Southern Europe and the Mediterranean are home to some of the world’s most advanced cultures. Experience fascinating and historic ports such as Lisbon Portugal, Gibraltar, Portofino Italy, Monaco, Barcelona Spain, Rome Italy, Mykonos Greece and many others. Alexander the Great, Julius Caesar, Cleopatra, Saint Paul, Marco Polo and many others from the dawn of civilization to present-day cruisers have explored the coastal cities and the islands of Southern Europe and the Mediterranean Sea. These are, in fact, places linked mainly by the sea, with history, commerce and tradition.
Whether you are a family looking for history or a couple looking for romance, this destination provides the both of best worlds. See the sights such as St Peters square, the Sistine Chapel in Rome, Gaudi’s Church of the Holy Family in Barcelona, the Louvre in Paris or the Coliseum in Rome. The best time to visit is in the late spring/early summer or in the early fall. The weather is very pleasant and not too hot during these times. The most popular time to visit is in July and August though temperatures are extremely high. A cruise to Europe and the Mediterranean will give you a chance to experience culture, history, & the beauty of many different countries.
Southern Europe & the Mediterranean cruises sail among the cities such as Venice, Naples, Rome, Genoa, Monte Carlo, St.-Tropez, Barcelona, Spain, Greece and her islands such as Rhodes, Santorini, Mykonos and Crete. There are a host of others, ranging from small villages to major cities.