Cruise Ports

A Walk Around Bar Harbor, Maine via a Cruise Ship Visit

August 26, 2015

On July 3rd we visited Bar Harbor, Maine during a 7-Day Canada and New England cruise on Holland America’s ms Maasdam. As soon as we arrived into the pier via the tenders (Bar Harbor is a tender port for all cruise ships), we headed to the shore path. The path is located just to the […]

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Highlights From Our Visit to Prince Edward Island Via Cruise Ship

August 24, 2015

During late June we visited Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island via a 7- Day Canada and New England cruise on Holland America’s ms Massdam. While Mr. Jones had visited as a child, it was my first visit to Prince Edward Island, allowing me to add another destination to my progress on The Travelers’ Century Club List […]

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Views from Sailing the Geirangerfjord into Geiranger, Norway

August 19, 2015

Today I found photos of one of the most beautiful places that we have visited via cruise ship. It was in Norway. We sailed up the Geiranger fjord on Holland America Line’s ms Prinsendam. Steep granite cliffs rose up on either side of the water as our cruise ship and the local ferry sailed to the […]

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A Do-It-Yourself Port Day in Quebec City, Canada

August 11, 2015

We visited Quebec City, Canada during a late-June 7-Day Canada and New England cruise on Holland America Line. After departing from Montreal onboard the ms Maasdam, we sailed up the Saint Lawrence River to reach Quebec City. Despite overcast weather, this route offered terrific views. During a long-ago prior visit to Quebec City, we had taken a shore excursion to Montmorency Falls and […]

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