Monthly Archives: October 2014

Ports of call – Constanta, Romania

Constanta is Europe’s 4th largest port as well as Romania’s oldest city.  The nearby Danube Delta has been recognized as a world heritage site by Unesco.  For our time ashore we did an excursion to Bucharest, the capital of Romania. … Continue reading

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Ports of call – Burgas, Bulgaria

After leaving Istanbul, our first port of call was Burgas, Bulgaria, the most westerly port on the Black Sea.  It was an overnight sail arriving in port the following morning.  Being October it is the off season and the beaches are … Continue reading

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Our Eastern Europe Cruise

As a sort of farewell to three years of living in Malaysia, we decided to give ourselves a treat by booking a cruise of the Black and Aegean Seas out of Istanbul, Turkey.  It was our first ever cruise and … Continue reading

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