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7 Best Cruise Destinations in Europe

7 Best Cruise Destinations in Europe

Jan 21, 2013

Europe is a fantastic destination for your cruise vacation. Whether you are drawn to idyllic Mediterranean and Greek isles, the widely told holy land, Russia, sparkling Scandinavia or the grandeur of the British Isles, you will enjoy to the fullest. Action parked European cruises are a great way to explore this stunning part of the earth. Below are 7 best cruise destinations in Europe. 1. Barcelona   This is the largest city in Spain and capital of Catalonia. Being located on the Spanish mainland the weather is slightly warmer than the islands in Spain. It is a busy city with a relaxed atmosphere suitable for all. Small bars, coffee shops, busy town centers and awesome shopping are the order of the day; accompanied by glorious palm lined beaches. The city is clean with friendly locals who make you feel at home. One of the major attractions is the cities football stadium that is well known throughout the world.(image by Herman Chondro). 2. Palma This is a port of the most popular Spanish island of Majorca. The island is a popular destination for European cruisers. The port itself is located on the south west of this island and you will enjoy the vacation. Almost half of the total population of Majorca lives in Palma and so it is worthy traveling to the other side of the island to experience the quietness. 3. Rome Rome is a great place for European cruise and you have to experience it to believe. It is loaded with some of the world’s known architecture and monuments. The Colosseum is just but one of Rome’s best landmarks that you cannot afford to miss. Rome is the capital of Italy and the largest city. Its unbelievably gorgeous architecture is everywhere. Explore as much as you can as soon as the ship hits the port. 4. Naples Being far south than Rome, the weather is slightly warmer and as winter approaches you can note the difference. Naples is well known for its awesome history, culture and arts. The area is steeped in old but lovely architecture and historic landmarks. Eating here is an experience like no other. You can have freshly made sea...