Trondheim Norway/ Day 4

Written on March 9, 2018 in Norway

Trondheim was founded by Viking King Olav Tryggvason in 997 AD as a trading post, and it served as the capital of Norway during the Viking Age until 1217. While we were visiting  Trondheim we took a ride on the  world’s most northerly tramway system.  The Trams system used to be a larger  but parts...

Continue reading
Ålesund Norway

Ålesund Norway

Written on March 7, 2018 in Norway

Perched at the top of Norway’s Western Fjord country, picture-perfect Alesund is spread over several islandsstretching into the Atlantic.  Ålesund is a port town located at the entrance to the Geirangerfjord.   The Geirangerfjord is known as one of the jewels of the Norwegian fjords. With its characteristic S shape, high waterfalls and a...

Continue reading

Getting to our Ship the MS Richard With – Hurtigruten

Written on March 5, 2018 in Norway

We will be visiting around 34 ports, most never visited by commercial cruise liners, our ship delivers freight, mail and passengers to remote communities, some of which are home to just a few hundred people.  Day 1, March 5 2018 – arrived in Bergen.  We flew out of Boston Logon airport 5:30 pm EST stopping...

Continue reading

Florida to Panama Canal & Places In Between!

Written on November 21, 2017 in Panama Canal

  Cayman Turtle Centre Hell is a group of short, black, limestone formations located in Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands. Cartagena’s world class bird sanctuary, Aviario Nacional de Colombia Home to 135 different species of birds Sloth Sanctuary of Costa Rica   The world’s first sloth-only facility for injured, orphaned & aband...

Continue reading

Incan ruins near the town of Maras

Written on May 2, 2017 in Peru

Moray – is the name of the Incan ruins near the town of Maras, Peru that sits six hundred meters above Urubamba and the Sacred Valley of the Incas. Moray is the name of the Incan agricultural laboratory that was likely used to cultivate resistant and hearty varieties of plants high in the Andes. The...

Continue reading

Peruvian Amazon

Written on May 2, 2017 in Peru

Deep in the Peruvian Amazon, aboard the Delfina 11  the girls visited one of the world’s largest protected flooded forests, the Pacaya Samiria National Reserve.                     More pictures of our visit to Peru

Continue reading

Sacred Valley Peru

Written on May 2, 2017 in Peru

The Sacred Valley of the Incas is a valley in the Southern Sierra in Peru that contains many famous and beautiful Inca ruins. It was called the Sacred Valley because it contains some of the best land in the region and was not a part of the Empire but the property of the Emperor or Inca...

Continue reading

Lima Peru

Written on April 5, 2017 in Peru

  Girls Getting Recruited 🙂 History Lesson … 😊 For almost a century, the mummified remains of the conquistador Francisco Pizarro were on display in a glass casket in the Cathedral of Lima, Peru.   More pictures of our visit to Peru   Link to Pizarro’s Tomb info 

Continue reading

Recent Comments

  • The Traveling Twins

    9 months ago

    ":)"
  • The Traveling Twins

    9 months ago

    "xoxo"
Crafted with