Best Excursions from Sorrento: Pompeii, Capri, Positano

The town of Sorrento is on most Mediterranean itineraries for a reason. No other place offers so much beauty, history, and recreation as this Italian port. For cruisers, there's a happy dilemma - what is the best thing to do in Sorrento? Pompeii (or Herculaneum) For first time visitors a tour of Pompeii is a … Continue reading Best Excursions from Sorrento: Pompeii, Capri, Positano

Dubrovnik Port of Call: the value of a private tour

Dubrovnik has been on our destination list forever. I’d visited Dubrovnik as a child and remember well the imposing walls and red roofs of the old city. Dave had never been and it was primarily for this port that we chose to take the Windstar cruise – Italy and the Dalmatian Coast.  As our ship … Continue reading Dubrovnik Port of Call: the value of a private tour