Here’s a Way to Celebrate Your New Year’s Eve – take a cruise from Barcelona to Morocco to the Canary Islands

While living in Germany, Amanda & I are taking full advantage of the number of vacation days and holidays we get, as well as how close so many countries are to where we live in southwestern Germany.  To take full advantage of seeing as many places as possible, while at the same time getting some …

Take a Street Luge Ride & See the Sights of the Portuguese Island of Madeira – Oh, and It Is the Home of Ronaldo

As we left our first destination in Morocco, our next cruise stop was to the port city of Funchal on the Portuguese island of Madeira.  Our excursion today included a cable car ride down the mountainside over the city of Funchal, followed by a tour into the interior mountain highlands.  Madeira was settled by Portugal …