Rhine River Cruise & Italy 2017

One of the longest trips we have taken so far, August 12th- September 4th, 2017.  A 7 day Rhine River cruise with AMA Waterways, ending with 4 days in Switzerland and then home to Italy for 11 days.  Here are some of our highlights. We started our cruise in Amsterdam; we had a 1/2 day…

Portugal, Spain and Italy 2015

This trip was Chris and Frank’s bucket list birthday trip.  Since they both hit 60 this year, they got to pick our trip location and then Ginny and I made all the plans. Spain has definitely been on my bucket list too, so I was thrilled to select some additional options for our itinerary. This…

Italy and Mediterranean cruise 2011

One of our longer trips in 2011 was a visit to Bari and a Mediterranean cruise going to Italy, Croatia and Greece. My parents has always wanted to visit Greece and I thought a cruise would be a good way to get them out on a trip without the added stress of planning and organizing…

Danube Riverboat Cruise 2013

AMA Waterways-The Romantic Danube River Boat cruise 2013-What a truly amazing trip it was! Our flight was booked on Lufthansa air departing from Chicago to Munich and then Munich to Prague. What a fantastic airline, really! Comfortable seats, TV for every seat with a good selection of FREE movies to watch. No shortage of beverages,…