Belfast, Ireland

6/22/19 – Belfast (Northern Ireland) – Today we grabbed a taxi and he drove us to the Game of Thrones filming spots as well as some other cool things to seethe first stop on the tour was to the Carrickfergus Castle the next stop was the Giant’s Causeway ?? which was really pretty. The next stop was to see the Stones ?? The third stop was this really cool tree lined street called the Hedges the next stop was the big caves ??. We then drove to Glenarm castle which had a really big and beautiful garden. We grabbed a bite to eat from a food truck and it was really good. The second to last stop was the Knockagh Monument for a cool panoramic city view. The last stop was at the Game of Thrones Experience which was pretty cool. We have never even watched one episode but John and I are going to binge watch them when we get back home.
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Liverpool, United Kingdom

6/21/19 – Liverpool & Wales – Today John, Mason and I got a taxi and he drove us to the Cowry Castle in Wales. The town was really cool we walked around a bit and did some shopping and we decided to eat fish and chips in one of the restaurants. Afterwards the driver took us to this really cool victorian style town we just drove around there. The next stop was at the world famous Cavern in Liverpool where the beetles played 100’s of times. The last stop was at the largest cathedral in Europe ??

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Mason, John & Maria
John & Maria
Maria Selloni

Southampton, United Kingdom

6/19/19 – London (Southampton) – today we grabbed a taxi and he drove to the Salisbury cathedral. afterwards we went to stonehenge which was pretty cool. The last stop on the tour was Winchester Cathedral which was amazing. We got a private tour of the crypt which was wild.
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Sea Day Dinner Outfit

Bordeaux, France

6/16/19 – Bordeaux – Bruno tour
6/17/19 – Bordeaux – tour with Henri The fake house is Chateau Palmer

Chateau Margeaux – greek lady’s house cabernet sauvignon
First winery we tasted at Mouton Rothschild

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2001 MG drink in a year or 2
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-Chateau gruaud Larose MG holds for at least 10-30 years
-Lunch at cafe lavinal
-Grauad Larose was the second wine tasting with the tower 360 view
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Map of buildings in Braile
The BEST tour guide you will ever have!!! It’s so Bordeaux!!

Sea day dinner outfit

Bilbao, Spain

6/15/19 – Bilbao – Today we docked in Bilbao and we were totally shocked as to how nice this town is. This is now my new favorite place in Spain. We would totally Air Bnb here for a few weeks. We decided to walk along the river where the Guggenheim museum is and there were some performers there and some artists selling their work. It was really a pleasant walk. Afterward we walked back to the shuttle to drive back to the port.
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La Coruna, Spain

6/14/19 – La Coruna – Today our friend Martin who is from Miami lives in La Coruna so he met us at the pier. We decided to take a tour of the town which lasted about 2 hours after that we went and had a nice lunch.

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Oporto, Portugal

6/13/19 – Oporto – Today John and I took the shuttle into town where we walked around a bit and took the famous flat bottom boat tour of the six bridges. Afterward we did a port wine tasting because this is where the port wine comes from.
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Port Wine Tasting

Lisbon, Portugal

6/11/19 – Lisbon – Today we got really good taxi driver named Carlos Manuel who spoke great English and showed us a great time. (The first church in the pics we visited was a gothic church in Bellam) At first we visited Sintra which was a really nice town and the next stop was Caiscais and Estoril where all the rich and famous have homes. This was a really nice beach side town. Afterward Carlos dropped us off about a block away from the ship where there was a festival in the town. (Day I got the bad news about the MRI) look up Geronimos monastery I think we went there as well
6/12/19 – Lisbon – Fatima store #37 Mr. Sergio Today Carlos picked us up again and took us to Fatima which was really impressive. It’s equivalent to St. Peter’s square in Vatican City. The pope visits Fatima once a year.
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The president’s residence

I do love an in-car selfie

Fatima

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Cadiz, Spain

6/10/19 – Seville (Cadiz) – Today we decided to take a Taxi to seville and and visited the horse training school. We saw the Andalusian horses and their trainers getting ready for a show. These horses are quite unique and extremely smart and talented. Afterwards the driver took us back to the ship where we met up with our friend who is the food and beverage director for Oceania luckily the ship he was on which was the Riviera happened to be at the same port as ours.

Yesterday was a sea day and this is what I wore to dinner.

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Valencia, Spain

6/8/19 – Valencia – Today we too the shuttle bus into the downtown area. Valencia is really pretty and the people are really nice. After walking around for a few hours we took the shuttle back to the ship to grab some lunch. After lunch we decided to walk to the science center which was about 30 minutes away. The science center are three modern buildings which are really cool and unique. It reminded us of buildings that we saw in Dubai.

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