Splendor of St Petersburg (Day 1 of 2)

June 16, 2018 mustravel 0

Our tour, Splendor of St. Petersburg Day 1, began on a sunny Saturday right at the port.  We loaded into an 18-passenger van with 14 passengers present.  Our tour guide Alex had previously lived in the US (Cincinnati, Ohio to be exact), so his English was quite good. At the [read more…]

Hampton Court Palace

Hampton Court Palace

June 9, 2018 mustravel 0

Today we visited Hampton Court Palace choosing to depart from the Vauxhall Station on the Victoria line. Using our Oyster Card for entry, we boarded the 9:35 am train, stopping at seven stations in-route, before arriving at the last stop of ‘Hampton Court’ about 10:13 am. Upon exiting the train, [read more…]

Magical Marrakech with Folkloric Show and Lunch

October 4, 2017 mustravel 0

The meeting time for today’s Magical Marrakech with Folkloric Show and Lunch was 7:30 am. Unfortunately, we left the port of Agadir an hour late, at about 8:30 am. The explanation provided was a delay in Moroccan clearance for the motor coaches. As soon as we boarded the coach, the [read more…]

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Doges Palace – Gondola Ride – Glass Showroom

May 20, 2016 mustravel 0

Our ship was pulled by tug through the city of Venice to its mooring.  This was an incredible site to witness with the waterways of Venice seemingly vanquished upon the city structures.  The canals were alive with many boats who passed across our bow, around us, beside us, everywhere. We [read more…]

Magnificent St. Petersburg

July 5, 2010 mustravel 0

We departed for today’s tour, Magnificent St. Petersburg, at 8:30am on a bus holding 54 passengers.  The tour began with a scenic drive around St. Petersburg taking in some of the sights of the city.  We stopped at Universitetskaya Embankment to view two original Sphinxes that were acquired during the [read more…]

The City by Double Decker

July 4, 2010 mustravel 0

During our first day in the Russian port of St. Petersburg, we embarked on our journey via the City by Double-Decker excursion.  We found that visiting Russia on your own requires a US citizen to first obtain a VISA and a sponsor unless partaking in tours offered by the cruise [read more…]

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Charming Copenhagen Walk & Cruise

June 30, 2010 mustravel 0

Our ship left the White Cliffs of Dover in the late afternoon and set sail for Copenhagen, Denmark.  We arrived in Copenhagen in the early morning hours and then set off for our 9:15am tour titled Charming Copenhagen Walk & Cruise. The tour began on foot on a cool rainy [read more…]

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Pre-Cruise London on Norwegian Sun

June 27, 2010 mustravel 0

We started our day after departing our Virgin Atlantic flight at London Heathrow airport.  We arrived in the early morning with foggy minds and patiently waited on our motor coach to arrive.  Within no time at all we were shuffled off with our group from St. Leo’s Catholic Church to [read more…]