Lisbon (it’s in Portugal)
Apr02

Lisbon (it’s in Portugal)

Lisbon was a destination I really looking forward to as I had never been to Portugal before. I didn’t know what to expect from this huge capital city. This was the 4th consecutive day we had docked in a new city and all the walking had taken its toll, some very tired legs.  As soon as we walked off the boat there were representatives selling tickets for the ‘Hop on, hop off’ bus tours, perfect! I had also never been on one of...

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A day docked in Malaga
Mar17

A day docked in Malaga

The second stop on my P&O Oriana cruise was Malaga. We docked early today, when I woke up we were already in port and ready for disembarkation. I could get used to waking up with a new destination to explore each day. It is a very easy process exiting the ship. You are directed to which part of the ship the gangways are located, you then have your cruise card scanned which keeps a register of who is onboard and ashore, and then...

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A day in Gibraltar
Mar11

A day in Gibraltar

Of all the destinations we are visiting on this P&O cruise, Gibraltar was the one I was looking forward to above all the rest. I had visited the rock many moons ago as a kid and always wanted to return to see the place through adult eyes. I didn’t get to see the monkeys first time around, so this was my main number one priority this time! This was the first port of call on my cruise and the first time I was able to watch the ship...

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