Europe, Travel

Review: 11-Night Eastern Mediterranean Cruise with Celebrity Cruises (Part 2)

Day 2~ At Sea Day 2 of this luxurious was an at sea day, as we made our way to Santorini, Greece. We took our time getting up and ready for the day as there was no rush to be anywhere specific. We could just enjoy being in vacation-mode. Everyone took a shower and for… Continue reading Review: 11-Night Eastern Mediterranean Cruise with Celebrity Cruises (Part 2)

Europe, Travel

Review: 11-Night Eastern Mediterranean Cruise with Celebrity Cruises (Part 1)

Day 1~ Civitavecchia & Check-in Packing up to leave Rome was bittersweet. We had so much fun exploring Rome, but were beyond excited for our first cruise. After checking out of the hotel, we took the train to Roma Termini, then on to Civitavecchia, the port where the cruise was departing from. It was about… Continue reading Review: 11-Night Eastern Mediterranean Cruise with Celebrity Cruises (Part 1)

Europe, Travel

Roman Holiday: A Family Vacation to Rome (Part 2)

(This is part 2 of A Vacation to Rome. You can read Part 1 here.) Day 2 in Rome For our second day in Rome, we took the train to the city center again. (Caleb loved this part-trains are fun to him!) After getting out of Roma Termini, we made our way to the hop-on-hop-off… Continue reading Roman Holiday: A Family Vacation to Rome (Part 2)

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Roman Holiday: A Family Vacation to Rome (Part 1)

Arrival and Day 1 in Rome After every deployment, we try to take a nice family vacation to spend time together and reconnect. (The low-pressure, out of routine location helps this process.) For this one, we saved and saved, and saved and saved, all extra money during the deployment to take a big trip and… Continue reading Roman Holiday: A Family Vacation to Rome (Part 1)