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Argovia Estate & Flower Plantation

December 24, 2015 mustravel 0

Today we arrived in Puerto Chiapas, Mexico and left to visit the Argovia Estate & Flower Plantation on our cruise tour.   We were picked up in a small, 12 passenger mini-van.  This was nice transportation for the day’s activities to come.  As we were traveling through the town, I noticed [read more…]

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Rural Communities & Traditions Tour

December 23, 2015 mustravel 0

Today we arrived in Huatulco, Mexico and ventured out on the Rural Communities & Traditions Tour.   Our first top was at the Iguanas Wildlife Handling Unit in Piedra de Moros.  We learned all about the Iguana here, the differences in the types of Iguanas and the rarity of the Black [read more…]

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Colonial San Sebastian Tour

December 21, 2015 mustravel 0

Today we arrived in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico and met up with our group for the Colonial San Sebastian tour.  Our excellent tour guide proved to be the best guide we would have on our Panama Canal cruise.  We headed from the pier by bus via Carr A las Palmas to San [read more…]

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Pre-Cruise San Diego

December 17, 2015 mustravel 0

We arrived in San Diego in the morning hours and made our way by SuperShuttle to the Hilton Garden Inn San Diego Old Town/SeaWorld Area.  Once we had checked in we went out to find some lunch.  We stumbled upon the Casa Guadalajara Mexican restaurant which had the most incredible [read more…]

Panama Canal Holiday

November 18, 2015 mustravel 0

For the Holiday Season 2015/16 we sailed the Panama Canal from California to Florida.  This was our second trip on Holland America Cruise Lines.  Our last trip on Holland America was aboard the Eurodam for a 7 Night Eastern Caribbean Dancing with the Stars themed cruise.  This time around we [read more…]

Ice Bar, Old Town & Vasa

July 7, 2010 mustravel 0

We left for our tour Ice Bar, Old Town & Vasa early today as we will only be spending about 7 hours in port.  Our first stop was the Stockholm ICEBAR at the Nordic Hotel.  We had been reading about this place in magazines for several months and were excited [read more…]

Porvoo Town & Country

July 6, 2010 mustravel 0

Our tour, Porvoo Town & Country, began with a meetup in the Stardust Lounge at 8:15am.  After boarding the bus we began our journey to the 15th century Church of St. Sigfrid in Sipoo 1450 – 1454. The church was a stone building complete with stone floor and wood tiled [read more…]

Magnificent St. Petersburg

July 5, 2010 mustravel 0

We departed for today’s tour, Magnificent St. Petersburg, at 8:30am on a bus holding 54 passengers.  The tour began with a scenic drive around St. Petersburg taking in some of the sights of the city.  We stopped at Universitetskaya Embankment to view two original Sphinxes that were acquired during the [read more…]

The City by Double Decker

July 4, 2010 mustravel 0

During our first day in the Russian port of St. Petersburg, we embarked on our journey via the City by Double-Decker excursion.  We found that visiting Russia on your own requires a US citizen to first obtain a VISA and a sponsor unless partaking in tours offered by the cruise [read more…]

Toompea Hill viewing platform.

Tallinn & Old Town Walking Tour

July 3, 2010 mustravel 0

Our three hour Tallinn & Old Town Walking Tour began from the Old City Harbor with our first stop at the Tallinn Song Festival Grounds.  These festival grounds are home to the Estonian Song Festival first established in 1869.  Here a variety of events are hosted annually but none as [read more…]