On to Nerja April 26th 2014 We are a very long way from home. We disembarked the ship after traveling 4080 knotical miles. We are in a time zone that is 9 hours ahead of Brookings time. And now we are in Nerja Spain.
We were in the first group off the ship-that meant up at 5:30, finished with breakfast, and in the taxi by 7 a.m.! I guess the cruise is over!
We managed to get to the correct bus station, buy the correct ... read more
Europe » Spain Spain's powerful world empire of the 16th and 17th centuries ultimately yielded command of the seas to England. Subsequent failure to embrace the mercantile and industrial revolutions caused the country to fall behind Britain, France, and Germany in ... ... read more
We are ready to head out. Our first transatlantic cruise leaves Fort Lauderdale on April 12. After 11 days we disembark in Malaga, Spain and begin our travels around Europe. This is our first time there and we are anticipating with excitement all the new people, places and things we will be experiencing. The purpose of this blog is for family and friends to keep track of us. It also will serve as our own log of our travels. We hope to keep it interesting and pithy. ... full info