CREDIT ON THE MEDITERRANEAN SEA
Sea cruises are popular with travelers, vacationers and couples with children. This can be explained by the fact that in a short time, tourists can see and get acquainted with several countries at once. Travels in the Mediterranean have the greatest success. Tourists travel on a huge ship, where the program is all-inclusive.
Mediterranean cruises start their journey either from Barcelona, or from Savona and Trieste – Italian ports. Voyage of the Mediterranean is beautiful at any time of the year. In early spring and late autumn, the sun warms the air to + 13 degrees. And in December in Malta – + 20 and a pleasant warm sea. Few people and tourists slowly inspect the local attractions.
Along the way the liner enters the ports of different countries and tourists are given the opportunity to make a tour of the city. Get acquainted with the beauty of the fauna and flora, historical and architectural monuments. Parking lasts from several hours to several days.
The first sightseeing tour takes place at the port of departure. In the Barcelona cruise port, travelers will get acquainted with the architectural masterpiece of the genius Gaudi – the Sagrada Familia, walk through the old quarters, the streets of the Catalan capital. They will get acquainted with incendiary flamenco, stroll along the Ramblas Boulevard, which stretches from the Plaza de Catalunya to the monument to Christopher Columbus in the harbor. Barcelona has intertwined various architectural styles from classic to hi-tech. This city was glorified by Pablo Picasso, Antonio Gaudi, Juan Miro, Antonio Tapies. Acquainted with the sights of the capital of Catalonia, the liner continues its journey across the Mediterranean to the Balearic Islands.
The capital of Bolear is Palma de Mallorca. The main attraction of Palma is the Cathedral, which was built three centuries. When you bypass the cathedral, the old quarter opens. Here the basilica of St. Francis, the Christian church of Santa Eulalia, sparkles with its magnificence. White Castle de Bellver stands on a hill surrounded by pine trees. During the stay, vacationers can sunbathe on the beaches of the island of Mallorca.
Continuing the route, the liner enters the Greek port of Piraeus. This is a sea passage to Athens. In Piraeus, travelers will visit the archaeological and maritime museums. Athens will be met by the Acropolis, the Parthenon and the oldest and most picturesque area of Plaka. She will meet tourists with gardens, houses in the neoclassical spirit and extraordinary air.
Continuing the cruise on the Mediterranean, the liner enters the harbor of Genoa. Since ancient times, Genoa – the main settlement of Liguria. It conducts maritime trade with France, Palestine, and Syria from the first century. Genoa is an ancient city and there are many architectural monuments in it: the church of Santa Maria, the Cathedral of San Lorenzo with the relics of John the Baptist. Another city glorified beautiful villas and palaces: Palazzo Parodi, Palazzo Doria-Tursi. The city is replete with various museums. Tourists can visit the gallery of the palace Real, Rosso, the Maritime Museum and the house of Christopher Columbus.
Sea cruise is an excellent pastime: you can relax and get knowledge.